Category Archives: Public Safety

Arlington to Expand Efforts After Second Human Case of WNV

Articles WestNile 08-22-14

The City of Arlington is reporting another human case of West Nile Virus, the second in the city for the 2014 WNV season.  The resident was diagnosed with West Nile Fever (WNF), which is also known as non- neuroinvasive. For medical confidentiality and personal privacy reasons, the City of Arlington Read more…

Arlington to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus

Articles WestNile 08-22-14

The City of Arlington has detected three new positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito samples in the following locations: Douglas Court near Cooper Street  Mansfield Webb Road near Stephie Ann Court; and E. Mayfield Road near New York Avenue The City will begin targeted ground spraying on Monday, September 8, Read more…

New Program Allows Students to Plan Their Career as Future Police Officers 

Articles Police 09-02-14(2)

  Imagine returning to school after a long summer break and finding the Police Chief in your classroom. This is exactly what happened this week at Martin High School when Arlington Police Chief Will Johnson arrived on campus.  He welcomed students who are preparing this year to become the future Read more…

Arlington to Expand Efforts Following First Human Case of WNV

Articles WestNile 08-22-14

The City of Arlington is reporting one human case of West Nile Virus, the first in the city for the 2014 WNV season.  The resident lives in the 76018 zip code and was diagnosed with West Nile Neuro-Invasive Disease. For medical confidentiality and personal privacy reasons, the City of Arlington Read more…

Prescription Drug Recycling Event – Sept. 27

Articles Police 09-02-14

Turn in your unused or expired medication for anonymous, safe disposal Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Collection sites: North Police District 620 W. Division Street 817.459.5803 Walgreen’s Pharmacy 4400 W. Green Oaks Blvd 817.563.0142 East Police District 2001 New York Ave. 817.459.5803 South Police District Read more…

Arlington to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus

Articles WestNile 08-22-14

The City of Arlington has detected two new West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito samples, one in a trap located on E. Road to Six Flags near Ballpark Way, and another trap located at S. Cooper near Lovers Lane. The City will begin targeted ground spraying following recommendations from the City Read more…

Arlington to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus

Articles WestNile 08-22-14

The City of Arlington has detected its first West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito sample in a trap located in south Arlington near Yaupon Drive and Bristlecone Drive. The City will begin targeted ground spraying following recommendations from the City Of Arlington Health Authority, Tarrant County Public Health and the Centers Read more…

Red Cross Opens Country’s Largest Supply Center in Arlington

Articles Business 08-21-14

The next time a tornado or hurricane tears through Texas and beyond, the American Red Cross’ newest and largest Field Disaster Supply Center is prepared to send much-needed supplies and assistance. A 174,000-square-foot national center — housing thousands of boxes filled with blankets, cleaning supplies, tarps, personal hygiene products and Read more…