Category Archives: News

Arlington Weekend Buzz: August 17-20, 2017

Weekend Buzz airs on MyArlingtonTV from Thursday to Sunday. You can also check out the video on our YouTube channel. Dallas Cowboys vs. Indianapolis Colts at AT&T StadiumThe Dallas Cowboys return to action at AT&T Stadium in Arlington’s Entertainment District for the NFL preseason against the Indianapolis Colts. Kickoff for the game…

Bob Findlay Linear Park Trail Substantially Complete

The construction of the new and improved trail at Bob Findlay Linear Park in North Arlington is now substantially complete and open for public use. Over the next four to six weeks, the contractor will continue to repair, clean up and establish all disturbed areas. All areas affected because of construction activity…

Backstage Arlington: “Reload” Playing Rock’s Greatest Hits in The American Dream City

MyArlingtonTV is taking a trip across The American Dream City to showcase some of the diverse musical acts happening in Arlington’s schools, restaurants, churches and neighborhoods. Hosted by Tika Cook, “Backstage Arlington” highlights some of the different music acts and performing venues that exist in Arlington. The newest episode features Reload, a…

Smooth Ride: Arlington Increases Investment in Street Maintenance, Repairs

There’s little doubt about the impact technology has on our daily lives. We see it everywhere we look; our phones, cars, TVs, refrigerators and road maintenance. Yes, even the upkeep of the roads you drive is affected by technology. Since the mid-1990s, the Public Works and Transportation Department has conducted an…

Transportation Advisory Committee to Present Recommendations Next Month

Enhancing regional mobility is a key City Council priority, so much so that a Transportation Advisory Committee was created in 2016 with the sole purpose of studying Arlington’s present, near-term and future transportation needs. This group, made up of 31 Arlington residents and stakeholders, has spent the past year diligently researching…

Next to Nolan Ryan, Pudge’s Jersey Number is Right Where it Belongs in Arlington

On Saturday, August 12, 2017, the No. 7 jersey number of Iván “Pudge” Rodriguez was retired at a pre-game ceremony in front of 47,306 people at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Rodriguez is the third Ranger to have his uniform number retired by the club, joining Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan…

New Arlington Water Utilities Line Will Serve Johnson and Tarrant Counties

Construction is set to begin soon on a new pipeline that will bring tap water treated in Arlington to Burleson and several unincorporated areas of Johnson and Tarrant counties. The water transmission line is part of an agreement that will allow Bethesda Water Supply Corporation to purchase treated water from Arlington…