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SH 360 Main Lane and Frontage Road Lane Closures Set 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…

Culture Buzz: Frame4Frame Festival Returns to Arlington Sept. 20-23, 2018

The newest Culture Buzz segment on MyArlingtonTV previews the third annual Frame4Frame Festival, set for Thursday, Sept. 20, through Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 in The American Dream City. This year’s festival kicks off on Thursday, September 20, with a free concert at the primary stage in J. Gilligan’s Bar & Grill. There will also…

Entertainment District Parking Ordinance Aims to Protect Neighborhoods

Earlier this year, the Arlington City Council adopted an Entertainment District Parking Ordinance designed to protect neighborhoods within the Entertainment District from cut-through traffic and other nuisances that stem from special event guests who park on neighborhood streets instead of in designated paid parking lots. The ordinance, which the City will begin enforcing…

City Council Approves $500 Million Operating Budget, Reduced Property Tax Rate

The Arlington City Council approved on Thursday the $500 million Fiscal Year 2019 operating budget, which includes a property tax rate reduction for the third year in a row. The new budget includes significant investments in public safety and technology, an expansion of the Via on-demand rideshare pilot program, grant funding…

Minor Train Derailment Causes Temporary Division Street Closure Near Stadium Drive

East and westbound lanes of Division Street near Stadium Drive in Arlington will be closed through noon today while a minor train derailment that occurred yesterday is cleared. Drivers are encouraged to use Randol Mill Road or Abram Street as alternatives or to use the Waze app to find a convenient…

AISD Celebrates Groundbreaking of Fine Arts Center and Athletics Complex

Arlington school leaders, students and community members celebrated the groundbreaking of the AISD’s new Fine Arts Center and Athletics Complex on Thursday morning. Both facilities will be built on property near Division and Collins in Arlington’s world-class Entertainment District, the former site of the Eastern Star Home. The Fine Arts Center will…

Arlington Tomorrow Foundation to Host Free Concert, Award $50,000 in Grants Sept. 20

As part of the upcoming North Texas Giving Day, the Arlington Tomorrow Foundation will award $50,000 in grants to nonprofit organizations and host a free community concert featuring blues rock guitarist and singer Jimmie Vaughan. North Texas Giving Day, set for Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, is an annual 18-hour online giving…

Arlington Parks’ Food Truck Fridays Dinner Series Returns Sept. 21

Editor’s Note: Food Truck Fridays was originally set to begin Sept. 14 but the first event was cancelled due to inclement weather. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s popular Food Truck Fridays series will start back up this Friday, September 21!On Friday nights from September 21-October 5, join us between 5:30…

Weekend Buzz: 10 Events in The American Dream City for Sept. 14-16, 2018

Weekend Buzz airs on MyArlingtonTV from Thursday to Sunday. You can also check out the video on our YouTube channel. 1. Downtown Arlington Brewing Arts FestivalThe Downtown Arlington Brewing Arts Festival, hosted by the Downtown Arlington Management Corporation and Downtown businesses, will take place from 5 p. m. to midnight Friday, September 14…

Cloud 9 Perception Dreaming Big as Pioneer in Robotics Automation

The dream of UT Arlington graduates James Staud and Christopher McMurrough of starting up Cloud 9 Perception began in a garage right here in The American Dream City. Today, the company has quickly progressed and expanded to a large office space, along with a full team of engineers and developers to help…