Category Archives: Community

Bond Tracker: Abram Street Rebuild Project in Downtown Arlington

The City of Arlington has launched a regular Bond Tracker segment for MyArlingtonTV to keep residents informed about the progress of construction on dozens of projects that were included in the City’s bond elections. This month’s episode features the two-year Abram Street Rebuild Project in Downtown. Arlington voters approved funding for the project…

Design for Arlington’s New Active Adult Center Begins in 2019

Arlington voters approved general obligation bonds in the amount of $45 million in a special election on May 6, 2017, to build an Active Adult Center. Current plans call for the facility to be across the street from the West Police Station, and located on the southwest corner of the…

Save the Date: Arlington’s Annual Homeownership Fair Set for July 21

Need information about buying a home in The American Dream City? Mark your calendars now for the City of Arlington’s 3rd annual Homeownership Fair, scheduled for July 21 at the Arlington Convention Center. This event, free and open to the public, provides valuable information about city services and programs as well…

Arlington Police, Water Utilities Host Drug Take-Back Event April 28

Got drugs? Residents are encouraged to turn in their expired and unused medications for anonymous, safe disposal between 10 a. m. and 2 p. m. Saturday, April 28, 2018. Collection sites North Police District, 620 W. Division Street 817-459-5600 Lake Arlington Branch Library, 4000 W. Green Oaks Blvd 817-478-3762 East Police District, 2001 New York Ave. 817-459-5803 South…

Register Now for Eunice Activity Center’s Ark Encounter Trip

Looking for a big adventure? Spots are still available for the Eunice Activity Center’s upcoming trip to The Ark Encounter & Creation Museum trip. The trip, scheduled from June 10-16, 2018, includes transportation, meals, lodging and admission to The Ark Encounter, the Creation Museum, the Newport Aquarium and the Cincinnati Zoo…

Arlington Library’s Teddy Bear Carnival Returns with Early Literacy Fun

Teddy Bear Carnival is back this spring! Stuffed animals and their favorite children are invited to the Southwest Branch Library on Saturday, April 14 from 10 a. m. to noon for a morning of teddy bear-themed activities. This outdoor event will meet on the grassy lawn outside the branch, so dress for…

Read These 6 Tips Before Working in Your Yard and Garden This Spring

It is springtime and many residents are beginning to work in their yards and gardens.  Therefore, it’s time to remind our community that common landscape practices and the overuse of pesticides and fertilizers can harm our local waterways. As spring rains flow over yards and impervious surfaces like driveways, streets, roofs…

Arlington Tomorrow Foundation’s $1 Million Grant Aids Science Center Transformation

Tucked into the rolling hills and wetlands of River Legacy Park, the Living Science Center is the gateway to the park’s urban oasis. The center’s odd shaped rooms and dated exhibits, however, kept the park from reaching its full potential. But with help from the Arlington Tomorrow Foundation, the center has undergone…