Category Archives: Garbage & Recycling

Arlington Landfill Offering Free Mulch, While Supplies Last

Calling Arlington residents… give your flowerbeds a jump start during 2015 with a layer of FREE mulch!Arlington residents can pick up free mulch at Arlington Landfill, 800 Valley Road, while supplies last.“Mulch is good flower bed ground cover.  It helps prevent weeds from growing and helps soil retain moisture.” said…

Arlington Joins New Texas Recycling Campaign

Electronic Recycling will announce a new marketing campaign with eight North Texas Communities tomorrow to increase awareness of the importance of recycling electronics such as computers and televisions. It will take place Wednesday, February 4 from 10-11 a. m. at the Garden Room inside Goodwill Industries in Fort Worth, TX. Arlington is one…

Promising Results for Arlington’s Automated Recycling Program

Arlington’s curbside recycling program has grown by more than 10% in the last year, thanks in part to a new collection system. Last summer, Arlington switched from manual curbside recycling collection to automated. During the conversion, Republic Services delivered 95,000 recycling carts to city residents.  Since then, Arlington residents have recycled 22,863…