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Keep Arlington Beautiful Advisory Board Envisioned

Officials from the Parks and Recreation Department on Tuesday, January 3 presented the Mayor and City Council with their vision for a community-led advisory board to help create programs and initiatives to enhance beautification projects throughout the City. Officials told the Council that they hope the Keep Arlington Beautiful (KAB) Friends…

Flashing Yellow Turn Signals Debut at Intersections

Motorists will soon notice a new style of left-turn signals sprouting up at various intersections around Arlington. The new signals will flash, in yellow, indicating left-turning traffic must first yield to oncoming traffic and pedestrians before turning. These new flashing-yellow-arrow left-turn signals are expected to help prevent crashes at high-traffic…

Free Tickets for College Park Center Grand Opening

College Park Center’s grand opening will take place Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012, with a free basketball double-header taking center stage. The Feb. 1 grand opening will be the public’s first chance to get a look inside UT Arlington’s new College Park Center, a state-of-the-art facility with two-tier seating, two practice courts, and…

CPR Rooftop Rescue

On Thursday, December 22, the Arlington Fire Department presented Life Saving Awards to the family members and fire crew members who administered CPR to a cardiac arrest victim. Cliff Pace was on the roof of his house hanging Christmas lights on November 28 when he suffered a cardiac arrest. His wife…