Category Archives: Public Works

Bond Tracker: Eden Road/New York Avenue Realignment Now Complete

The City of Arlington has launched a regular Bond Tracker segment for MyArlingtonTV to keep residents informed about the progress of construction on dozens of projects that were included in the City’s bond elections. The Public Works and Transportation Department is proud to announce the completion of major construction for the realignment of…

Learn About Matthews Court Flood Mitigation Project at Feb. 12 Public Meeting

The Public Works and Transportation Department is nearing the completion of the design of the Matthews Court Flood Mitigation project and invites residents in the affected area to attend a Project Design Update Meeting to learn about the planned improvements. The come-and-go, open house style meeting will be held on Tuesday,…

Arlington Kicks Off 3rd Annual ‘Turn Around, Don’t Drown’ Art Contest Feb. 4

The City of Arlington’s Public Works and Transportation Department’s 3rd annual “Turn Around Don’t Drown” art contest starts Monday, Feb. 4th and ends Wednesday, April 17. This annual contest provides an opportunity for our 3rd grade students to illustrate the dangers of driving, riding a bike or walking through flooded roadways. Students…

Street Tracker: Abram Street Rebuild Making Progress in Downtown Arlington

The City of Arlington has launched a regular Street Tracker segment on MyArlingtonTV to provide transparency and up-to-date information on both current and proposed street maintenance and construction projects. This month’s episode highlights several major construction milestones for the voter-approved Abram Street Rebuild through Downtown Arlington. Drainage and paving improvements on the west side of the Abram…

Bond Tracker: Bowen Road Texas U-Turn for Westbound to Eastbound IH-20

The City of Arlington has launched a regular Bond Tracker segment for MyArlingtonTV to keep residents informed about the progress of construction on dozens of projects that were included in the City’s bond elections. This month’s episode features the completion of a collaborative effort with the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT) to design and…

City Completes Wimbledon Drainage Project to Alleviate Neighborhood Flooding

The Wimbledon Drainage project to alleviate flooding in a southwest Arlington neighborhood has completed major construction two months ahead of schedule. This $1.7 million project is part of the City’s efforts to identify and mitigate flooding concerns throughout The American Dream City. While construction primarily focused on the installation of new…

Arlington Seeks Public Input on 2017 Residential Rebuild Project at Nov. 14 Meeting

The City of Arlington is seeking input from residents about Phase II of the 2017 Residential Rebuild project. A design public meeting will be held from 6 p. m. to 7 p. m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14 in [re]Brary Room A on the first floor of the George W. Hawkes Downtown Library, 100 S.…

Street Tracker: Introducing a Mobile Friendly Website for Residents

The City of Arlington has launched a regular Street Tracker segment on MyArlingtonTV to provide transparency and up-to-date information on both current and proposed street maintenance and construction projects. This month’s episode highlights how the City is putting technology to work to offer residents a more mobile-friendly Street Tracker webpage. While the page has been…