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July Volunteer of the Month: Jude Plauche

Congratulations to our July Volunteer of the Month, Jude Plauche. Plauche joined the Arlington Master Composters after attending the annual Master Composter workshop in the spring of 2017. Already an active volunteer with the Arlington Police Department’s Citizens on Patrol, Plauche wanted to give more of himself to his community. He quickly…

June Volunteer of the Month: Yessica Macias

Congratulations to our Volunteer of the Month for June, Yessica Macias. Macias joined the Arlington Police Department as a volunteer on November 15, 2017. While a volunteer, Macias attended the University of Texas at Arlington to earn a degree in criminal justice.  She was excited to volunteer for APD and quickly learned the…

March Volunteer of the Month: Floyd Wine

Arlington Parks and Recreation would like to spotlight Floyd Wine, a guest services assistant at both Tierra Verde Golf Club and Lake Arlington Golf Course. Wine began volunteering with the City of Arlington in early 2008, after retiring from his 38-year career with Bell Helicopter.  Very active in the community, Wine’s…

January Volunteer of the Month: Larry Cummings, Jr.

Moving from Germany to Arlington in 1966, Larry Cummings, Jr. quickly realized that rules are in place to keep us safe.  After having to appear before a judge for speeding, racing, and causing too much noise that resulted in the revocation of his driver license, Larry changed his ways. Larry read…

October Volunteer of the Month: Bev Carpenter

Arlington Animal Services has named Bev Carpenter as the City’s Volunteer of the Month. Carpenter became a volunteer this past July and since that time she has already logged more than 182 hours at the Arlington Animal Services Center. As  an active member of senior ladies group, The Golden Paws, Carpenter made more than 30 blankets…

June Volunteer of the Month: Edward Ricardez

Congratulations to our June Volunteer of the Month, Edward Ricardez. Ricardez has been a long time supporter of the Arlington Police Department and devoted volunteer since 2011. As volunteer coordinator for the East police district, Ricardez is responsible for numerous tasks, including tracking volunteer hours, assisting Citizen Police Academy groups and helping…

May Volunteer of the Month: Janet DeGray-Norman

Congratulations to our Janet DeGray-Norman, our Volunteer of the Month for May. DeGray-Norman has only been with Animal Services for couple of months now, but she has already proven to be a dedicated and highly respected asset to our volunteer team. Recently promoted to a volunteer coordinator position,  DeGray-Norman comes in at…