Category Archives: Public Works

Enhancing Regional Mobility: How Two Roadway Projects Will Impact Arlington

Articles Road Construction Projects 3-2-15

Two big road construction projects are set to start in 2015/2016 and both will have significant impacts on traffic in Arlington, bringing improved safety, mobility and traffic flow. Both multimillion dollar projects support the Arlington’s City Council’s priority of “Enhancing Regional Mobility” and will dovetail with the $80 million worth of projects Read more…

Center Street Project Update: Three Intersections to Close for Paving

Articles Public Works 2-24-15

Updated Thursday, February 26 The road construction boom happening in The American Dream City features an array of upgrades designed to improve mobility, safety and connectivity throughout Arlington. One such upgrade is the $4.4 million Center Street Project, which features the closing of three intersections along Center Street between Arkansas and Nottinghill. Read more…

East Arlington Residential Street Projects Finished

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Lovers Lane Before & After Arlington Public Works & Transportation has finished work on two residential street projects in The American Dream City, enhancing mobility for drivers in the City. Lovers Lane was fully reconstructed with concrete pavement from Collins Street to Wynn Terrace. Lackland Drive was also fully reconstructed Read more…

Arlington Joins New Texas Recycling Campaign

Articles Recycling 02-03-15

Electronic Recycling will announce a new marketing campaign with eight North Texas Communities tomorrow to increase awareness of the importance of recycling electronics such as computers and televisions. It will take place Wednesday, February 4 from 10-11 a.m. at the Garden Room inside Goodwill Industries in Fort Worth, TX. Arlington Read more…

Arlington’s Public Works & Transportation Department Receives APWA Re-Accreditation

Articles PublicWorks 09-03-14

The City of Arlington’s Department of Public Works and Transportation has recently been awarded a prestigious American Public Works Association (APWA) Re-Accreditation.  The APWA Re-Accreditation program recognizes public works agencies that go beyond the requirements of the management practices established nationally in the public works industry, as contained in the Read more…