Category Archives: Public Works

Arlington Launches Website for MAX

The website for the Metro ArlingtonXpress, or MAX, debuted Monday for people waiting to catch the City of Arlington’s new bus service scheduled to launch Aug. 19. Here’s a link to the website: www. ridethemax. com. It includes ticket information, maps and other details for planning a trip throughout the Metroplex. Easy-to-read timetables…

Arlington Water Utilities Wins Statewide Award

The accolades keep pouring in for Arlington Water Utilities. The department recently received the 2013 workforce development award from the Texas Section of the American Water Works Association (TAWWA) during the recent Texas Water Conference in Galveston. Arlington Water Utilities partnered with Arlington ISD in 2011 to develop a work study…

City Extends Innovative Partnership That Provides Additional Revenue

The City of Arlington signed a three-year contract to continue the PowerUp Arlington revenue enhancement program with hometown retail electric provider Texas Power. The innovative initiative offers residents competitive and reliable electricity service, while the City receives a portion of the proceeds at no extra cost to Arlington citizens. History of…