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Congressman to Present $500,000 Grant for Public Safety Infrastructure

Who: City of Arlington and Congressman Joe BartonWhat: News ConferenceWhen: 2:30 p. m. Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009Where: Emergency Operations Center, Ott Cribbs Public Safety Center, 620 W. Division St. in ArlingtonWhy: To present the City of Arlington with a $500,000 grant for information technology infrastructure to improve telecommunications. With Mayor Robert…

Caelum Moor Enhances Public Art and Culture in the Entertainment District

Installation Begins Tuesday Five freestanding granite sculptures weighing a total of 540 tons will enhance the environmental landscape along Johnson Creek in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Tuesday, June 30, Ark Contracting Services will begin installing the 22 pink granite stones that comprise the sculpture known as Caelum Moor. The installation will…

City Celebrates Its Past, Present and Future

Mementos reflecting Arlington today and yesterday were placed in a time capsule and buried as part of the city’s first 130-year celebration. Thursday’s event was witnessed by Arlington City officials, including Mayor Robert Cluck and members of the Arlington City Council, Landmark Preservation Commission, 130th Anniversary Committee and Arlington Historical Society. The…

City Dedicates the Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center

New Municipal Pool Stands for Friendship and is named for German TownOn Saturday, May 20, the City of Arlington formally dedicated its newest family aquatic center and celebrated a relationship that started 55 years ago with a small town in West Germany. A dedication ceremony for the new Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center…