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Arlington Celebrates Opening of Julia Burgen Park along Johnson Creek

As young children laughed and played on the swings and slides nearby, more than 150 residents and community leaders gathered Thursday morning to celebrate the opening of the new Julia Burgen Park in central Arlington. The 66-acre linear park, located at 1008 Ruby Street, is a dream that has been years…

Capture Your Bluebonnet Family Photos at Arlington’s Beautiful Parks

A sure sign that spring has arrived are the patches of lovely bluebonnets in bloom across the Lone Star State. For many, taking pictures with the state flower is a family tradition. Luckily, Arlington residents don’t have to travel far from home to find a safe location for the perfect picture.…

Julia Burgen Park Construction Set to Start Next Month

Featuring a shaded playground and a concrete hike and bike trail along Johnson Creek, the long-anticipated Julia Burgen Park in central Arlington is set to open next spring. Construction of the Phase I park improvements are expected to begin next month.  The 66-acre linear park, which could open as soon as next…