Category Archives: Environment

Ecofest Delivers Green Giveaways and Money-Saving Conservation Tips

Without a cloud in the sky, Arlington’s fifth annual Ecofest was a day full of education, green giveaways and family activities at Founders Plaza and Levitt Pavilion in Downtown Arlington on Sept. 21. Events ranged from learning about eco-friendly products and services from local vendors to free gardening classes and musical…

Lake Arlington “Love Where You Live” Cleanup and CITO Event This Saturday

The City of Arlington’s Water Department and the Parks and Recreation Department are teaming up with SWAG (South West Arlington Geocachers) and Keep Arlington Beautiful to host the “Love Where you Live” Lake Arlington cleanup event at Eugene McCray Park on August 17th from 8 a. m. to 11:30 a. m. Volunteers will be picking up…

Curbside Recycling Reminder

As the Automated Curbside Recycling is well under way, we would like to remind residents about some key facts of the program: Please put recycling cart out no later than 7:00 a. m. – Recycling collection routes have been adjusted to accommodate the new cart program. Carts should be placed either in…

Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Arlington

Take a Dip in the Pool!City pools will be open this weekend, so find the one nearest you and dive in!Allen Bolden Pool 817-472-8950Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center 817-459-5223Helen Wessler Play Pool 817-275-7561Howard Moore Play Pool 817-275-0712Hugh Smith Indoor Pool 817-275-0513Randol Mill Family Aquatic Center 817-275-7542Woodland West Pool 817-277-0582Seasonal Swim…