Category Archives: Mayor & Council

Community Improvements Highlighted in Latest ‘Champion Great Neighborhoods’ Newletter

The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Champion Great Neighborhoods” remains a main priority for the work of our City. Great neighborhoods contribute to a higher quality of life and greater investment in our economy. Every part of our corporation contributes to our overall success and vitality as we…

‘Enhance Regional Mobility’ Newsletter Spotlights Innovative Transportation Technology

From autonomous shuttles in the Entertainment District to a new app designed to help traffic flow more smoothly, the City of Arlington is committed to remaining on the forefront of transportation technology. In March, the City Council approved a lease agreement with EasyMile for the use of two low-speed autonomous shuttles…

Arlington Voters Decide Three of Five Council Races, Approve Two Propositions

Arlington voters re-elected three incumbent City Council members but a run-off election will be necessary next month to determine the winners of the District 3 and District 5 council seats. Voters also approved two propositions on the May 6, 2017, Joint General and Special Elections ballot. The first proposition was whether…

Delivering Dreams: Arlington Tomorrow Foundation Celebrates 10th Anniversary

A decade ago, the Arlington City Council had the foresight to ensure the economic windfall associated with the natural gas drilling activity on city owned lands would benefit the community for generations to come. In May 2007, the Arlington Tomorrow Foundation was born with the clear mission: Contribute to a thriving…

Latest ‘Put Technology to Work’ Newsletter: City Exploring Apps to Improve Drivers’ Commute

The Arlington City Council has identified “Put Technology to Work” as a priority. Technology is an essential aspect of daily life and has quite the impact on our organization, residents and businesses. It is also integral in achieving the City’s other four priorities: Invest in Our Economy, Support Quality Education, Enhance Regional…

Arlington Youth Shine in Latest Edition of ‘Support Quality Education’ Newsletter

The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Support Quality Education” continues to be a key priority for the work of our city. Public education that produces graduates who are prepared for future success provides the foundation for a strong Arlington community. In the latest Support Quality Education Newsletter, residents can read…

Latest ‘Champion Great Neighborhoods’ Newletter Highlights Ask Arlington App, Unity Arch Sculpture

The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Champion Great Neighborhoods” remains a main priority for the work of our City. Great neighborhoods contribute to a higher quality of life and greater investment in our economy. Every part of our corporation contributes to our overall success and vitality as we…

New Ask Arlington App Highlighted in Latest ‘Put Technology to Work’ Newsletter

The new Ask Arlington app makes notifying the City about problems, ranging from barking dogs to burnt out street lights, quick and easy for citizens. Read more about the free app, which the City of Arlington launched earlier this year, in the newest “Put Technology to Work” newsletter. The newsletter also highlights Arlington’s Automated…

‘Support Quality Education’ Newsletter Highlights Library’s Literacy Outreach Efforts

The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Support Quality Education” continues to be a key priority for the work of our city. Public education that produces graduates who are prepared for future success provides the foundation for a strong Arlington community. In the latest Support Quality Education Newsletter, residents can read…