Tag Archives: Champion Great Neighborhoods

‘Champion Great Neighborhoods’ Newsletter Highlights Matching Grant Program

The Arlington City Council wants residents to know that “Champion Great Neighborhoods” remains a main priority for the work of our City. Great neighborhoods contribute to a higher quality of life and greater investment in our economy. Every part of our corporation contributes to our overall success and vitality as we…

Meet the Neighbors: Tiffany Woods Residents Remain United After Sign Project

The stately brick and stone Tiffany Woods entry sign along Perkins Road is more than just a neighborhood marker. It’s the catalyst that residents in the West Arlington neighborhood say brought them closer together. Tiffany Woods, built in the mid-1980s, is a small community of about 80 homes on five streets…

Richard Simpson Park Improvements Underway Near Lake Arlington

Construction preparation on phase one improvements to Richard Simpson Park in West Arlington began late last month with the installation of a green wire construction fence and job trailer. Richard Simpson Park is a 9-acre city park on the shoreline of Lake Arlington. It is one of only two Arlington parks that provide…

Arlington Opens Neighborhood Matching Grant Program November 1, 2017

The City of Arlington is pleased to announce another Neighborhood Matching Grant call for projects. The Neighborhood Matching Grant Program is available to fund improvement projects that will beautify and enhance the public spaces in neighborhoods throughout The American Dream City. Neighborhoods can apply for up to $25,000 for neighborhood projects.…

Final Trees Planted for Arlington’s Pioneer Parkway Green Ribbon Project

Arlington was awarded a Green Ribbon Grant by the Texas Department of Transportation for landscaping and irrigation improvements to the central median of Pioneer Parkway/State Highway 303. Pioneer Parkway/Spur 303 functions as an important east-west transportation corridor within Arlington. The project includes a 10-mile span of construction to enhance the aesthetic…

Eden Road Park in Southeast Arlington Now Open

Eden Road Park in Southeast Arlington is now open!The new park, located at 1860 Mansfield Road, includes a group picnic pavilion with grill, a playground, an open play space, picnic tables and benches. Visitors can also enjoy viewing wildflower meadow areas from the looped walking trail. The park also features…

‘Meet the Neighbors’ Debut Episode Highlights Friendliness of Emerald Park Neighborhood

The rain fell hard and fast just minutes after residents in the quiet Emerald Park neighborhood finished setting the outdoor tables and lawn chairs for the annual National Night Out Party. Drenched by the sudden downpour, neighbors scooped up pizza boxes, plates of tasty desserts and other snacks and made a…

Arlington Police’s Walmart Restorative Justice Initiative Results in 3 International Awards

The Arlington Police Department was honored as a recipient of three prestigious awards for efforts related to the Walmart Restorative Justice Initiative. During the annual International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) conference in Philadelphia, PA, several representatives were on hand to formally receive the awards on behalf of the…