Category Archives: Mayor & Council

‘Put Technology to Work’ Newsletter Shines a Light on Innovation Throughout Arlington

The Arlington City Council has identified “Put Technology to Work” as a priority. Technology is an essential aspect of daily life and has quite the impact on our organization, residents and businesses. It is also integral in achieving the City’s other four priorities: Invest in Our Economy, Support Quality Education, Enhance Regional…

‘Support Quality Education’ Newsletter: City Providing Career Training, Skills to Youth

The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Support Quality Education” continues to be a key priority for the work of our city. Public education that produces graduates who are prepared for future success provides the foundation for a strong Arlington community. In the latest Support Quality Education Newsletter, residents can read…

Learn More About New $60 Million Women’s Hospital in ‘Invest in Our Economy’ Newsletter

L3 Technologies recently announced a sizeable expansion for its Link Training & Simulation multipurpose pilot training center facility in Arlington. This project, expected to wrap up later this summer, will add approximately 40,000 square feet to the training center, which provides simulation and instruction tools for both military and commercial pilots.…

City to Celebrate Opening of New Council Chamber on March 20

The City of Arlington will hold a dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new Council Chamber prior to the Arlington City Council’s March 20 evening meeting. The public is invited to attend the event, which includes remarks from current and former city leaders, an unveiling…

Park Updates and More in ‘Champion Great Neighborhoods’ Newsletter

The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Champion Great Neighborhoods” remains a main priority for the work of our City. Great neighborhoods contribute to a higher quality of life and greater investment in our economy. Every part of our corporation contributes to our overall success and vitality as we…

‘Enhance Regional Mobility’ Newsletter Spotlights Via On-Demand Rideshare Program

From exploring emerging transportation technology to improving mile after mile of neighborhood streets, Arlington continues to strategically invest in projects designed to improve mobility across The American Dream City. In the latest edition of the Enhance Regional Mobility newsletter, readers can learn more about the innovative Via on-demand rideshare program, the upcoming Abram Street…

‘Put Technology to Work’ Newsletter Highlights Via On-Demand Rideshare, UTA’s Robots

The Arlington City Council has identified “Put Technology to Work” as a priority. Technology is an essential aspect of daily life and has quite the impact on our organization, residents and businesses. It is also integral in achieving the City’s other four priorities: Invest in Our Economy, Support Quality Education, Enhance Regional…

City Council to Host Town Hall Meetings About Short-Term Rentals

Arlington City Council members will host a series of community town hall meetings this month to discuss the short-term rental industry. The purpose of these meetings will be to present data about the current situation in Arlington, take public comment about community concerns, and learn how other cities are balancing…

Via, City of Arlington Launch Innovative, On-Demand Rideshare Pilot Program

The City of Arlington, in partnership with Via, is proud to be among the first cities in the nation to offer on-demand ridesharing as a public transportation solution. The Via rideshare program, which officially launched December 11, 2017, in Arlington, provides affordable transportation to key areas of the city, allowing riders…

‘Invest in Our Economy’ Newsletter Features Opening of D.R. Horton, Summit Racing

With the turn of the shovel, Loews Hotels & Co, The Cordish Companies and the Texas Rangers officially broke ground in November on the new $150 million flagship Live! by Loews hotel and convention center at Texas Live!The upscale hotel, set to open in 2019, wasn’t the only major project…