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Summit Racing Equipment to Host Two Upcoming Job Fairs for Arlington Warehouse

Summit Racing Equipment, which bills itself as the world’s largest direct marketer of performance automotive parts and accessories, is holding interviews for Arlington warehouse positions at two upcoming job fairs. Construction of the $82 million warehouse facility, retail super store and customer support center is on track for an early fall…

Medical City Arlington Celebrates Completion of $12 Million Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit

Medical City Arlington has completed construction on its $12 million, state-of-the-art Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit. The project is part of an ongoing $100 million facility expansion and renovation investment. The hospital celebrated with a ribbon cutting Monday, June 5.“Medical City Arlington is steadfast in our commitment to increase our capacity, capabilities and efficiency…

Arlington Ranks at Top of Dallas Business Journal’s Economic Development Deals List

As far as economic development deals go, 2016 was a home run for the City of Arlington. With $1.55 billion worth of business deals done, Arlington scored the top spot on the Dallas Business Journal’s latest list of North Texas economic development deals ranked by value. The City of Arlington’s Economic…

General Motors Arlington Assembly Plant Celebrates Construction Milestone

The General Motors Arlington Assembly Plant, which is undergoing a $1.4 billion expansion to meet the global demand of their full-size, sports utility vehicles, celebrated a major milestone Friday. During Friday’s ceremony, construction teams, plant employees and GMs leadership took turns signing the final steel beam required for the paint shop…

Arlington Water Utilities Strengthens Infrastructure Using Technology

Arlington Water Utilities is joining leaders across the U. S. this week to raise awareness about the need for investing in critical infrastructure as part of National Infrastructure Week 2017. The national campaign is organized by the American Society of Civil Engineers, the U. S. Chamber of Commerce and other leading business and…

City Council Approves Agreements that Move Rangers Ballpark Closer to Reality

Months before the heavy construction equipment is set to move in, the Arlington City Council continues laying the groundwork necessary to make the future Texas Rangers retractable-roof ballpark a possibility. On Tuesday, the City Council approved two agreements with the team. The first is a non-relocation agreement that commits the Texas…

HL RadioTV 106.5FM Celebrates Grand Opening in Arlington

Dallas Vietnamese Radio celebrated its new location and new name this month. The station, now known as HL RadioTV 106.5 FM and 30.6 TV, bills itself as the first FM RadioTV station to serve the Vietnamese community in North Texas 24/7. Community leaders and members attended the grand opening Friday, May 5 at the station’s new…

Texas Trust Credit Union Invites Public to Headquarters Grand Opening Celebration

Texas Trust Credit Union invites the public to come out Saturday to celebrate the grand opening celebration of its headquarters in south Arlington. The family friendly event, which is free and open to all ages, is set from 11:30 a. m. to 3 p. m. Saturday, May 6 at 5850 W. Interstate 20. Activities include…

Water Utilities Infrastructure Financing to Save Residents $1.6 Million

The Arlington City Council recently approved an agreement between Arlington Water Utilities and the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) that will provide funds for needed sanitary sewer upgrades throughout the city and save residents more than $1.6 million. The Water Development Board selected Arlington to receive a $5.6 million loan for…