Category Archives: Water Utilities

Lake Arlington Water Level Benefits from Recent Rainfall

Articles Water 05-15-15

Water levels at Lake Arlington have exceeded 100 percent capacity, thanks to recent storms in the area.  According to the Tarrant County Water District (TRWD), system capacity has returned to approximately 95 percent.The significant rainfall has enabled the TRWD to end Stage 1 drought restrictions, which were instituted in June 2013.So, how Read more…

Arlington to Host Open House Highlighting Flood Safety Awareness

Articles Stormwater 04-21-15

In conjunction with America’s PrepareAthon! Day, the City of Arlington’s Stormwater Management Division will host a Flood Safety and Awareness Open House Thursday, April 30 for residents. This interactive event runs 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.Learn more about your flood risk from stormwater engineers and receive information about being prepared for a Read more…

Arlington Reminds Residents to Cease the Grease This Thanksgiving

Articles Parks 11-24-14

With the Thanksgiving holiday quickly approaching, Eco Man and Arlington Water Utilities want to remind residents to prevent backed-up sanitary sewers and clogged pipes by properly disposing of fats, oils and grease.Residents should not place meat fats, cooking oil, butter- and margarine-based goods, or dairy products down drains and garbage Read more…

City Honors Industries at 2014 Pretreatment Environmental Awards

Articles Water 11-7-14

On November 6, 2014, the City of Arlington Water Utilities held the 2014 Pretreatment Environmental Awards to recognize 41 Arlington industries that fulfilled all industrial pretreatment compliance requirements in 2014.“Thank you for everything you do for Arlington; we are so pleased to have you all here today and would like to Read more…