Tag Archives: Public Works

Longtime Public Works Leader Announces Retirement

Keith Melton, Arlington’s Public Works and Transportation director since 2011, has announced his retirement. During his 32-year career with the city, Melton played a major role in transportation planning and mobility improvements that benefited not only Arlington but the Dallas-Fort Worth region. Melton’s accomplishments include overseeing the creation and implementation of  Traffic…

City of Arlington Launches Bond Tracker Program

The City of Arlington launched its Bond Tracker program this week to keep residents informed about the progress of construction on dozens of projects that were included in the 2014 Bond election. Last November, after months of public input, Arlington voters approved the five-year, $236 million dollar bond package. It focuses…

City’s Stormwater Management Team Wins Big

The Association of State Floodplain Managers recently presented the City of Arlington with the Media/Outreach Award at their annual conference in Connecticut. The award acknowledges exemplary efforts on the part of communications media or public entities to increase awareness about flood issues with the general public. The City’s Public Works…

New Public Works & Transportation Department Director Announced

The City of Arlington announces a new director of the Public Works and Transportation Department. Keith Melton, who has been serving as Interim Director of the department since July 1, 2011, has more than 27 years of public works experience. Melton began his career with the City of Arlington in 1984.…