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Build-A-Dream Scholarship

Parents lined up early for the Parks and Recreation Department’s Build-a-Dream Scholarship sign-up event. The scholarship program is designed to provide recreation opportunities for under-served families with children between the ages of 4 months and 16 years of age.  Program eligibility requirements state that the family’s income level must meet low-income criteria, and…

UT Arlington Launches Online “Finish@UT” Program

As more working adults seek avenues to earn bachelor’s degrees, UT Arlington is offering a rebranded, innovative program to aid students who have earned college credit and want to complete their degrees. Finish@UT, previously known as the Bachelor’s Accelerated Completion degree, or BAC Program, offers a selection of online courses coordinated…

Trey Yelverton Named City Manager

The Arlington City Council has chosen Trey Yelverton as the city’s new City Manager. Yelverton has served as Deputy City Manager since 2006 and has been with the City of Arlington since 1993.  He currently oversees Neighborhood Services which includes oversight of the Police Department, Fire Department, Parks and Recreation, libraries and…