Category Archives: Water Utilities

Public Meeting Set Monday for Planned Timberlake Drive Project

The City of Arlington’s Public Works and Transportation Department anticipates starting construction on the Timberlake Drive Project next month. This bond-funded project consists of rebuilding Timberlake Drive from east Pioneer Parkway to Park Row Drive, with 10-inch concrete pavement, drainage improvements, sewer renewals, street lights, and sidewalks. Asphalt reclamation will be…

Texas Water Development Board Awards Arlington $5.4 Million for Projects

The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) recently awarded Arlington Water Utilities $5,456,300 in financial assistance for a construction project that will improve wastewater flows in the city while helping to protect creeks and streams. The TWDB funding will include a low interest loan for $4.65 million and a $806,300 “green grant”…

Abram Street Rebuild in Downtown Arlington Starts in March

Have questions about the Abram Street rebuild that will soon begin through Downtown Arlington? The public is invited to attend a construction briefing next week about the start of this important, two-year revitalization project. This public meeting, the first of many that will be held throughout the project’s duration, is scheduled…

Arlington Water Pressure Plane Expansion Begins

An Arlington Water Utilities project that recently kicked off in central Arlington will provide about 2 miles of new water and sanitary sewer mains along South Davis Drive, near The University of Texas at Arlington, and improve water pressure in an area bounded by Cooper Street, Fielder Road, Arkansas Lane,…

Arlington Water Utilities Taking Leak Detection to the Next Level

Arlington Water Utilities employees work hard each day to make sure residents and visitors have water when they need it. For Ric Owens, Arlington’s leak detection specialist, that means making sure precious gallons of treated water aren’t lost on the way to the customer’s tap. Since 2014, the City of…

Arlington Water Utilities Enhances Customer Communication with Email Alerts

Providing reliable water service to Arlington residents and visitors is a top priority for Arlington Water Utilities. However, necessary main renewal projects and emergency repairs can sometimes cause interruptions to water service. A new feature introduced by Arlington Water this week will automatically send emails to account holders with on-file email…

Learn More about Upcoming Water, Sanitary Sewer Improvement Projects

Arlington Water Utilities will hold two meetings later this month to give residents more information about water and sanitary sewer service improvements in their area. Engineers and construction professionals will be on hand to provide information about construction schedules and project timelines. The High Point Sanitary Sewer Renewal project is…