Category Archives: City Manager

Arlington Residents Rate City Services Highly

The latest annual survey of Arlington residents found that the City appears to be more business-friendly, financially sound and more positively viewed as a good place to live and work. This is the City’s 11th City Services Satisfaction Survey, conducted over three weeks in December and January and used to determine resident’s perceptions of Arlington and its services and to identify areas for improvement. Information gathered from the survey data also will be used in budgeting and planning for the 2014 Fiscal Year. In a statistically valid sample of Arlington residents, more than 80 percent rated Arlington high as a Read more…

Arlington Names Two New Deputy City Managers

Arlington City Manager Trey Yelverton announced today the selection of two Deputy City Managers to oversee Neighborhood Services and Economic Development/Capital Investment Service Teams. The first is Theron Bowman, PhD, who has been an Acting Deputy since the spring when Yelverton was appointed City Manager. Bowman has been the City’s Police Chief since 1999. The Neighborhood Services team will includes Police, Fire, Parks and Recreation, Library, and Code Compliance. Bowman began his career in law enforcement in 1983. He received his bachelor’s degree in biology, his master’s degree in public administration and his doctorate in urban and public administration all Read more…

Trey Yelverton Named City Manager

The Arlington City Council has chosen Trey Yelverton as the city’s new City Manager. Yelverton has served as Deputy City Manager since 2006 and has been with the City of Arlington since 1993.  He currently oversees Neighborhood Services which includes oversight of the Police Department, Fire Department, Parks and Recreation, libraries and the Office of Economic Development. “We are very fortunate to have someone like Trey, who has served the city for nearly twenty years and done so with excellence,” said Mayor Robert Cluck. “We are certain he will continue to do the outstanding work he has always done to serve the Read more…