Tag Archives: Put Technology to Work

Schedule Your Free Ride on Milo, Arlington’s Autonomous Shuttle, on March 3

Interested in catching a ride on a self-driving shuttle? Come try out Milo and provide the City of Arlington with feedback about your experience. The City of Arlington is now booking free rides between 9 a. m. and 11 a. m. on Saturday, March 3 to provide the public an opportunity to check out…

U.S. News & World Report: Arlington Helping Lead the Way in AV Technology

Milo, a free autonomous shuttle service from the City of Arlington, is featured in an article by the U. S. News & World Report highlighting The American Dream City and other Texas cities as leaders in AV and driverless technology. The City was recently named an automated vehicle (AV) proving ground and…

$10 ViaPass Now Buys a Whole Week of Via On-Demand Rides

Via is rolling out an entirely new way to pay for rides in The American Dream City. With a weekly ViaPass, customers using the on-demand rideshare service in Arlington can book rides for an entire week for one super low flat-rate fee. The first 200 customers can purchase a ViaPass for…

Schedule Your Free Ride on Milo, Arlington’s Autonomous Shuttle, on February 15

Interested in catching a ride on a self-driving shuttle? Come try out Milo and provide the City of Arlington with feedback about your experience. The City of Arlington is now booking free rides between 2:30 p. m. and 4 p. m. on Thursday, February 15 to provide the public an opportunity to check out…

Arlington Water Utilities Taking Leak Detection to the Next Level

Arlington Water Utilities employees work hard each day to make sure residents and visitors have water when they need it. For Ric Owens, Arlington’s leak detection specialist, that means making sure precious gallons of treated water aren’t lost on the way to the customer’s tap. Since 2014, the City of…

Culture Buzz: River Legacy Living Science Center’s New Discovery Room

The newest Culture Buzz segment on MyArlingtonTV visits River Legacy Living Science Center for a tour of the new Discovery Room, located at 703 NW Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX 76006. The River Legacy Discovery Room features two large aquariums, all new engaging exhibits and a large interactive screen where guests can virtually immerse themselves…

New Library Phone System Connects Patrons Directly with Branch Staff

Beginning Thursday, February 1, residents have new options when calling the Arlington Public Library. The City has updated InfoLive, the library’s automated phone system, based on patron feedback. The Arlington Public Library’s phone number, (817) 459-6900, is not changing. The new options will offer all the same services as the existing…

‘Put Technology to Work’ Newsletter Highlights Via On-Demand Rideshare, UTA’s Robots

The Arlington City Council has identified “Put Technology to Work” as a priority. Technology is an essential aspect of daily life and has quite the impact on our organization, residents and businesses. It is also integral in achieving the City’s other four priorities: Invest in Our Economy, Support Quality Education, Enhance Regional…

Arlington Using Data to Connect with Community, Support Economic Development

The Arlington City Council and senior city staff have identified five key priorities to help shape policy and investments in The American Dream City. One of these priorities is “Put Technology to Work,” which commits the City to deliver better services to its residents and other stakeholders by improving access to…

Rapid Reference Guide Aims to Answer Arlington Residents’ Code Compliance Questions

Curious if your grass is too high, what to do about an old appliance that you need to dispose of, or what time trash should be placed curbside? Welcome to the City of Arlington’s Single-Family Rapid Reference Guide. Answers to these and many other common code-related questions are a simple click…