Category Archives: Headlines

Dream Builders: Mother-Daughter Team Up for Arts & Crafts YouTube Show

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 DIY With Ollie, an arts, crafts and cooking…

November 30, 2017 Public Meeting: Rush Creek Trail Extension

Make your voice heard! Please join the Arlington Parks and Recreation Department for an upcoming public meeting Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 6:30-8:30 p. m. at the West Arlington Police Station (2060 W. Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX 76013). The purpose of this meeting is to solicit public feedback and to provide information about extending the…

On the Clock: Green Initiatives at Arlington Parks & Rec’s Tierra Verde Golf Club

On the Clock is a show that gives residents an inside look at the hard work city employees do every day to make Arlington a better community to live, learn, work and play. This month’s episode, hosted by City Manager Trey Yelverton, gives residents a behind-the-scenes look at how the Arlington Parks…

Important Tips on Recycling in Arlington in Honor of America Recycles Day

Wednesday, November 15 is America Recycles Day, a national initiative of Keep America Beautiful. Arlington’s most recent participation rate survey showed that 90 percent of Arlington households actively participate in curbside recycling and divert 23 percent of all residential household waste from the landfill by recycling. Last year, Arlington residents recycled…

Arlington’s Action Center Provides New Callback Service to Save Residents Time

Arlington residents calling the city with questions about Arlington Water Utilities or other services have a new option starting this week – a callback service to save them time on hold when call volumes are high. About 12,000 calls each month are received through the Arlington Water Utilities Customer Care line…

Camp Wisdom/Sublett Area Closures Set This Weekend for SH 360 South Project

Construction work on the SH 360 South project could affect some drivers in South Arlington over the weekend, starting Friday morning. Contractors working at the Camp Wisdom/ Sublett and SH 360 area will be closing a lane on both of the eastbound and the westbound detours between the SH 360 frontage roads from…

Scott Cross Living His American Dream as UTA Men’s Basketball Coach

As a former player and graduate, assistant coach and now head coach of the men’s basketball team, Scott Cross has rich ties to both The University of Texas at Arlington and The American Dream City. Scott Cross, a two-time conference coach of the year, has presided over the most successful era…

City Council Approves Rideshare Pilot Program to Provide Transportation Alternative

Arlington will launch a new, innovative transportation pilot project this December to help residents, workers, students and visitors get around the city by booking a shared ride for a flat-rate fee. On Tuesday, the Arlington City Council approved a contract with Via to develop and operate an on-demand rideshare program that…

Arlington Eats: Mercury Chophouse Offers Fine Dining in the Entertainment District

Come along for a mouthwatering ride and catch The American Dream City’s cultural diversity and unique cuisine with Arlington Eats on MyArlingtonTV. In this month’s edition of Arlington Eats, host Andrew Tanielian visits the all-new Mercury Chophouse, located at 2221 E. Lamar Blvd. Suite 910, Arlington, TX 76006. Co-owners Jim Ross and Zack Moutaouakil are excited to offer Arlington residents a…