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Lowe’s Foundation Awards 15K to Keep Arlington Beautiful

Grant funding supplies trees for tornado stricken communityThe  national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful, Inc. (KAB) and the Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation (LCEF) recently awarded $15,000 in grant funding to Keep Arlington Beautiful as part of a $2 million funding initiative to engage individuals in local community improvement and environmental…

FY 2013 Budget Proposed to City Council

Arlington City Manager Trey Yelverton unveiled the FY 2013 proposed budget and business plan before City Council during Tuesday’s afternoon work session. The $396 million budget reveals an improving economic backdrop with a projected sales tax revenue expected to exceed $50 million and an increase in commercial property values.  “From a financial position,” said Yelverton, “When you…

Got Space? We do!

Looking for a place to have a wedding, birthday party or company picnic? Arlington Parks and Recreation has more than 30 great, affordable facilities to accommodate your needs. Whether you are looking for rental space indoors or outside, Arlington most likely has a location that is just right for you. Outdoor…