Category Archives: Headlines

Various Daytime SH 360 Lane Closures Between I-20 and Abram Scheduled This Week

New lane closures are planned for the next week as part of the $233 million Interstate 30/SH 360 Interchange Project and the SH 360 Widening Project. Closures are subject to changes due to weather and schedule. For more information, please visit the Keep 30360 Moving website. New or updated items are indicated in…

Dream Builders: Dan Dipert Partners with AISD for New Fine Arts Center Piano

Dream Builders is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults. The latest Dream Builders episode focuses on Arlington ISD’s partnership with Dan Dipert to provide $135,000 in funding for a…

New Lane Closures, Construction Announced for Abram Street Rebuild

After six months of work to relocate underground utilities along Abram Street and pedestrian improvements at Founders Plaza and the Levitt Pavilion, drivers and visitors to Downtown Arlington will begin to see new road closures and major construction beginning on new phases of the project. Pecan Street, between Abram and Main…

Arlington Tomorrow Foundation Awards $50,000 in Grants During Arlington Gives Event

With a Jungle Carpet Python named Boomerang wrapped around his neck, it wasn’t difficult for Eric Brittingham to attract attention at Levitt Pavilion Arlington for his animal education nonprofit’s fundraising needs. The snake was among a handful of animal ambassadors that Brittingham, the president of Wildlife on the Move, brought to…

Bond Tracker: Woodland West Branch Library Renovation Project

The City of Arlington has launched a regular Bond Tracker segment for MyArlingtonTV to keep residents informed about the progress of construction on dozens of projects that were included in the City’s bond elections. This month’s episode features the renovation project to transform the Woodland West Branch Library. The project began on…

Inaugural Event Announced for Esports Stadium Arlington

The Season 6 Finals of FACEIT’s Esports Championship Series (ECS) has been announced as the inaugural event to be hosted at Esports Stadium Arlington, the largest esports arena in North America. The four-day Esports Championship Series Season 6 Finals, scheduled from Nov. 22-25, will see the world’s top Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) teams…

Arlington, Pantego to Conduct Targeted Ground Spraying for West Nile Virus Sept. 19-20

The City of Arlington has confirmed two positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito samples. As a result, the City will conduct targeted ground spraying in the following locations: Caliente Drive at Commander Court Map Park Hill Drive at Mossy Oak Street Map Additionally, the Town of Pantego has confirmed one…

Arlington, Via Announce Expanded Rideshare Service Area

Via — Arlington’s convenient, on-demand public transportation service — will now take you to even more destinations across The American Dream City. The City of Arlington and Via are excited to announce the expansion of the rideshare service area. Starting Thursday, September 20, the service area will include a large portion…

‘Invest in Our Economy’ Newsletter: Texas Live! Wowing Visitors

Thousands turned out this summer for the grand opening of Texas Live!, a dream years in the making for Arlington’s already vibrant Entertainment District. In addition to the new world-class dining, entertainment and hospitality district, the City also recently celebrated the opening of a Duluth Trading Company retail store off Interstate…

‘Home Plate Update’ Celebrates Texas Live! Opening, Ballpark Milestones

The latest edition of the national and state award-winning Home Plate Update celebrates the grand opening of Texas Live!, construction milestones for the $1.2 billion Globe Life Field as well as the stories of the talented people who are helping Arlington and the Texas Rangers turn the dream of these…