Category Archives: Public Safety

Disaster Information Available for Texans During July 4 Holiday

Articles Public Safety 07-02-15

Texans affected by the May 4 through June 19 severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding can call the FEMA Helpline to have their questions answered or check the status of their claims seven days a week, including the July 4 holiday weekend.Although all State/Federal Disaster Recovery Centers in Texas Read more…

Vantage Energy Gas Well to Reopen June 25

Articles Fire 06-24-15

The Arlington Fire Department has completed its investigation of the LABC gas well incident that occurred April 11, 2015. All safety and operational systems on the site were inspected.Investigators have determined that the leak was caused by equipment failure in a frac adaptor mandrel that was improperly manufactured. This piece Read more…

How to Prevent West Nile Virus After Heavy Rains

Articles West Nile 06-12-15

 The increase of flooding and heavy rain during the month of May also increased the opportunity for standing water and additional habitats for egg laying mosquitoes that can become potential carriers of viral disease: i.e. West Nile Virus (WNV) and St. Louise Encephalitis (SLV).  The City of Arlington is urging Read more…

National Night Out Project365 Kickoff Increases Awareness of Domestic Violence

Articles Police 06-05-15

National Night Out in The American Dream City is getting an early start this weekend with a community celebration for a good cause. At the Project365 Kickoff event tomorrow, the Arlington Police Department plans to raise awareness about domestic violence and collect items for families affected by this crime. We Read more…

‘Ask Arlington’ Features Tips to Prevent West Nile Virus

Articles Ask Arlington 05-20-15

Ready to learn more about what’s happening in your city? Want expert answers from some of Arlington’s city departments and partner organizations? The City of Arlington has the perfect show for you!“Ask Arlington” is a show dedicated to answering the questions you have about what’s happening in our city.Each week, Read more…