Meet your City Council representative and discover the many services the City of Arlington has to offer residents. Embrace the power of collaboration and learn from community leaders about strengthening the community. Connect with neighborhood resources and share feedback and ideas.
City Services & Vendors: (Main Hall)
Library, Animal Services, Parks and Recreation, Action Center, Fire, Police, Community Development and Planning, Environmental Services, Office of Communication, Public Works and Transportation, Water Utilities, Code, and More..
Educational Workshop Speaker Schedule: (Music Room)
10:20 am –10:50 am Sarah Stubblefield, Shaping YOUR American Dream City: “How the City of Arlington Engages Neighborhoods”, which will present the Arlington Neighborhood Program and city resources available for neighborhood engagement and sustainability.10:50 am – 11:20 am Amy Cannon, Floodplain Map Updates and Flood Insurance: District 3- FEMA floodplain map changes and Flood Insurance11:20 am- 11:50 am- Jennifer Shaver, Environmental Programs:
Residential Curbside Recycling, Composting Classes, and Household Hazardous Waste (Crud Cruiser) Program. As Keep Texas and Keep America Beautiful Affiliations, get involved in Great American Clean-up, Earth Day, and other events.12:50 pm – 1:20 pm Mindy Cochran & Sheryl Kenny, Serving our Residents: Housing Rehab is a federally funded program to help low to moderate income homeowners make necessary repairs to their homes to correct code violations, repair emergency items posing a health or safety problem, or to make homes more accessible for families who have a household member with a physical disability. Accessibility modifications can also be made for rental units, with approval of the property owner. Funds are generally provided in the form of a forgivable loan.The Amy Young Barrier Removal program is a state funded housing rehab program that is specific to making homes more accessible for persons with a physical disability. Improvements can include installing wheelchair ramps, lowering light switches, and creating roll in showers. Funding for this program is provided in the form of a grant.To include: Housing Rehab / Barrier Program- Housing, Down Payment Assistance, Acquisition Rehab, and Housing Channel’s house project with UTA.1:20 pm– 1:40 pm Timothy Hayden Crime Prevention:
Crime prevention in your neighborhood, programs, and resources for you.
Touch- A- Truck: (Bob Duncan Parking Lot)
APD, AFD, Animal Services Mobile Adoption, Recycle Truck