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Good Friday Closings and City Service Schedules in Arlington

Good Friday Closings and City Service Schedules in Arlington

Many local government administrative offices will be closed Friday, April 18, for Good Friday. Regular hours will resume at 8 a.m. Monday, April 21. Garbage and recycling pickups will occur in the city as scheduled. What’s Closed Friday, April 18 Arlington City Hall City Office Tower Arlington Municipal Court All Public Library locations Parks and Recreation […]

MAX: How Some Students are Using the Service

MAX: How Some Students are Using the Service

Since launching August 19, 2013, the Metro ArlingtonXpress, or MAX, has served a wide range of commuters — from college students to North Texans and tourists on their way to special events. MAX currently connects downtown Arlington to the Trinity Railway Express CentrePort/DFW Station.  Buses currently operate from about 5:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. See […]

I Love Arlington Pic of the Week

I Love Arlington Pic of the Week

Congratulations to Sue Sessums for the I Love Arlington Pic of the Week! There’s nothing like the feel of a beautiful day at the Lake Arlington Golf Course. Did you know the City of Arlington operates four diverse courses that offer a variety of amenities? Book a tee time today and check out some of the […]

MAX: How Some Commuters Use the Service

MAX: How Some Commuters Use the Service

Have you had a chance to ride Metro ArlingtonXpress, Arlington’s first commuter bus service? MAX, which connects downtown Arlington to the Trinity Railway Express CentrePort/DFW Station, is designed to serve a wide range of commuters – from college students to North Texans and tourists on their way to special events around the region. Buses currently […]

Pinwheel Display Raises Awareness About Child Abuse and Prevention

Pinwheel Display Raises Awareness About Child Abuse and Prevention

  For the second consecutive year, the Arlington Police Department recognized Child Abuse Prevention Month by hosting a pinwheel display at the North Police Station to increase awareness. Officers and volunteers placed 423 pinwheels in the front lawn of the Ott Cribbs Public Safety Building on April 6, 2014. Each pinwheel represents a case of […]

Food Truck Fridays Growing in Popularity

Food Truck Fridays Growing in Popularity

Hundreds of people are expected to visit Founders Plaza in downtown Arlington today for Food Truck Friday. After last week’s overwhelming response, organizers have added more food trucks to satisfy the taste buds of people who visit, work and go to school in downtown Arlington.   The following food trucks will be parked at Founders Plaza […]

Lake Arlington to Host 2014 Cabela’s Bass Tournament

Lake Arlington to Host 2014 Cabela’s Bass Tournament

The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department and Lake Arlington are excited to announce the date for the Second Annual Lake Arlington Cabela’s Bass Tournament. The tournament, scheduled to take place on April 12, 2014, will kick-off at 7 a.m. with a weigh-out to take place at 4 p.m. CLICK HERE TO VIEW PHOTOS FROM LAST YEAR “We […]

I Love Arlington Pic of the Week

I Love Arlington Pic of the Week

Congratulations to Gerardo Vasquez for the I Love Arlington Pic of the Week taken at the Art on the Greene Festival March 21-23 at Richard Greene Linear Park. Who doesn’t like classic cars? Especially when they are kept in mint condition like this vintage 50′s Buick. The antique car show at the art festival is an annual crowd-pleaser. Share […]

2013 Volunteer of the Year Bob Meister is a Winning Leader

2013 Volunteer of the Year Bob Meister is a Winning Leader

We are proud to recognize Robert (Bob) Meister as the 2013 Bill McCart Volunteer of the Year for Arlington Animal Services. Bob continually goes above and beyond offering his service and expertise volunteering with dedication and enthusiasm. As a Lead Volunteer, Bob serves as a trainer for new volunteers, and is constantly striving to find […]

30 Seconds with Animal Services Volunteer Samantha

30 Seconds with Animal Services Volunteer Samantha

What’s your name?  Samantha Nick name? None How long have you been a volunteer? off and on for 15 years    Where are you from?  Cajun born and bred What music CD do you like?  I’m an equal opportunity music enthusiast but most love Contemporary Christian and music with a social or political message What’s the […]

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