Tag Archives: Champion Great Neighborhoods

Homeless Prevention Funds Available for Residents Beginning Jan. 14, 2019

Beginning January 14, 2019, Arlington residents who are homeless or in imminent danger of becoming homeless can apply for assistance through the City’s Homeless Housing and Services Program (HHSP). The City will utilize HHSP funding in the amount of $200,656, provided by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, in…

Arlington Police to Activate Special Event Parking for Woodbrook Zone Jan. 5

The Arlington Police Department will activate the Special Event Parking Ordinance in the Woodbrook Zone for the Dallas Cowboys playoff football game scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 5. Enforcement will begin three hours prior to the start of the event. What does this mean? The area identified in the Woodbrook Zone, which is…

Maddie’s Fund Grant Gives Unweaned Shelter Kittens A Good Start

Arlington Animal Services‘ “bottle babies” are off to a wonderful start, thanks to a $5,000 grant awarded by Maddie’s Fund. This new, innovative Foster Pet Care Project titled, “A Great Start for Bottle Babies” will supply the shelter with starter kits for unweaned kittens. Maddie’s Fund® is a family foundation created in 1994 by…

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Recognizes Arlington’s Successes

The City of Arlington recently received an exemplary performance evaluation from the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on the administration of $4 million in federal housing and community development grant funds. The evaluation report provides an overview of accomplishments by the City of Arlington in the past program…

Arlington Police to Activate Special Event Parking for Woodbrook Zone Dec. 23

The Arlington Police Department will activate the Special Event Parking Ordinance in the Woodbrook Zone for the Dallas Cowboys football game scheduled for noon Sunday, Dec. 23. Enforcement will begin three hours prior to the start of the event. What does this mean? The area identified in the Woodbrook Zone, which is…

Harris Road Park Now Open in Southeast Arlington

A new neighborhood park with a concrete loop hike and bike trail, nature-themed playground, picnic tables, benches and other amenities is now open in southeast Arlington. Harris Road Park, located at 907 W. Harris Road between Cooper Street and Matlock Road, also includes a lighted parking lot with automated access gate,…

Learn More About 2019 Johnson Creek Sanitary Sewer Improvements

Arlington residents who live near the intersection of North Center Street and East Randol Mill Road will benefit from the replacement of 3,260 feet, or a little over a 1/2-mile, of sanitary sewer mains in 2019 as part of the Johnson Creek (Center to Collins) Sanitary Sewer Improvements project. In…

Learn About Free Gardening Classes, Interlochen Holiday Lights and More

2018 for Arlington was a year filled with exciting economic development news, major milestones and countless, inspiring stories of people working together to make The American Dream City a great place to live, learn, work and play. In this Neighborhood Network News edition, you can read more about this year’s State…

Arlington Police to Activate Special Event Parking for Woodbrook Zone Dec. 9

The Arlington Police Department will activate the Special Event Parking Ordinance in the Woodbrook Zone for the Dallas Cowboys football game scheduled for 3:25 p. m. Sunday, Dec. 9. Enforcement will begin three hours prior to the start of the event. What does this mean? The area identified in the Woodbrook Zone, which…

Code Compliance Educating Students How to Champion Great Neighborhoods

Parents get ready. You may begin to see elementary school age children wanting to become more actively involved in helping keep properties clean, attractive and code compliant in The American Dream City. Brian Daugherty, Code Compliance field operations manager is reaching out to Arlington elementary schools on a mission to teach…