Category Archives: Mayor & Council

Students Explore Career Goals In ‘Support Quality Education’ Newsletter

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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…

‘Helping Restore Ability’ Offers Services for Residents with Disabilities

Articles Community 02-01-16

Betsy Beaman, Community Outreach Coordinator for Helping Restore Ability, was the guest speaker at this month’s Arlington Mayor’s Committee on People with Disabilities meeting, focusing on ways that residents with disabilities can find easier access to long-term care and navigation services. Beaman shared valuable information about Helping Restore Ability (HRA), a…

Put Technology to Work: City of Arlington Joins Nextdoor, Periscope

Articles Technology 01-26-16

The Arlington City Council has identified “Put Technology To Work” as a priority. Technology touches all parts of the city life – our organization, residents and businesses. It is also integral in achieving the City’s other four priorities including investing in our economy, supporting quality education, enhancing regional mobility and championing…

Arlington Announces Opening of Neighborhood Matching Grant Program

Articles Neighborhood Grant Program 12-30-15

The City of Arlington is pleased to announce the Neighborhood Matching Grant Call For Projects. The Neighborhood Matching Grant Program is available to fund improvement projects that will beautify and enhance the public spaces in neighborhoods throughout The American Dream City. Sample projects include: public art, beautification, landscaping, sidewalks, traffic…

Enhancing Regional Mobility: City Launches Street Tracker Website

Articles Mobility Newsletter 12-15-15

As many of you know, “Enhancing Regional Mobility” continues to be a priority of the Arlington City Council. Improving the efficiency and effectiveness of Arlington’s transportation connections within and beyond our borders is critical because of our central location within the region and important to growing our economy. Click here to read…

City Relaunches Neighborhood Matching Grant Program

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The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Champion Great Neighborhoods” continues to be a key 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…

Read About New Mentoring Program in ‘Support Quality Education’ Newsletter

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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 this latest Support Quality Education newsletter, residents can…

“Put Technology to Work” Newsletter Highlights Free Wi-Fi at Levitt Pavilion

Articles Put Technology To Work 08-04-15

The Arlington City Council has identified “Put Technology To Work” as a priority. Technology touches all parts of the city life – our organization, residents and businesses. It is also integral in achieving the City’s other four priorities including investing in our economy, supporting quality education, enhancing regional mobility and championing…

Vietnam War Memorial Dedicated in Arlington

Articles Community 10-26-15

After four years of planning, Arlington’s Vietnamese community unveiled its new Vietnam War Memorial  during a ceremony  Sunday at Veterans Park in Arlington. A crowd of Vietnam veterans, their loved ones, citizens and government officials gathered to dedicate an 8-foot tall bronze sculpture recognizing the military of South Vietnam, U. S. Armed Forces and…

Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams Delivers His 1st State of the City Address

Articles State of City 10-21-15

Arlington continues to build on its economic momentum. That’s the message Mayor Jeff Williams delivered at the 2015 State of the City address, hosted by the Arlington Chamber of Commerce at the Arlington Convention Center on October 21, 2015. A few of the highlights the mayor discussed this year included: Arlington City Council…