Tag Archives: Sister City

Arlington Gives Warm Welcome to Sister City Delegates from Bad Königshofen, Germany

With fried chicken, fireworks, and fun summer activities, the City of Arlington gave a warm welcome this week to visitors from Sister City Bad Königshofen, Germany. Arlington’s friendship with its Sister City stretches back more than 65 years, when a community drive was held to collect food, medical supplies, clothing and…

Arlington Delegation Visits Germany to Celebrate 65th Anniversary with Sister City Bad Königshofen

Earlier this month, the City of Arlington flag flew proudly at City Hall in Bad Königshofen, Germany. The small northern Bavarian town in Germany flew the flag as part of a warm welcome for a group of 22 delegates visiting from Arlington. The Sister Cities of Arlington Texas members toured attractions, attended…

City Welcomed Friends from Bad Konigshofen

Following a reception, gift exchange and tour of Mayor Robert Cluck’s office, our visitors are gearing up for a week of activitiesThe City of Arlington and a delegation from Bad Königshofen, Germany will receive special honors during the 47th Annual German Pioneer Ball. This strong sister-city relationship has endured more…

City Dedicates the Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center

New Municipal Pool Stands for Friendship and is named for German TownOn Saturday, May 20, the City of Arlington formally dedicated its newest family aquatic center and celebrated a relationship that started 55 years ago with a small town in West Germany. A dedication ceremony for the new Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center…

Sister City Commemorative Plate – Limited Edition of 150 pieces

A 7 inch porcelain plate was designed to recognize and commemorate the 50th anniversary of Arlington’s Sister City relationship with Bad Königshofen. This limited edition commemorative plate is still available for purchase at the City Hall – Office of Communication – 3rd floor (Lynda Freeman), 101 W. Abram Street. The…

German Sister City’s Gift to be Presented to AISD Classrooms

When: Wednesday, October 15, 2003, at 10 a. m. Where: Martin High School (4501 W. Pleasant Ridge Rd.), Classroom # 174Members of the Arlington Sister Cities Committee presented a gift of 19 German-English dictionaries for the AISD German classrooms. The presentation took place in the classroom of German teacher Gay Ogden, and…