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Arlington Pipe-Tapping Team Takes on the Best

Arlington Pipe-Tapping Team Takes on the Best

Pipe Tapping is a high-energy contest involving a race against time to drill into a cement-lined, ductile iron pipe and install a tap.  This process usually takes around thirty minutes; however, the team can complete the process in about two minutes. Texas holds the largest regional pipe tapping competition in the country. Winning teams from Section-Level […]

Arlington Water Utilities Prepares for State Water Competitions

Arlington Water Utilities Prepares for State Water Competitions

Ten incredible employees from Arlington Water Utilities will be representing City of Arlington and competing for a chance to go to London at the state pipe-tapping and Top Ops competitions on Wednesday. Adam Stark, Adam Wagner, Taw Woolford, and Mathew Manson volunteered to be the first pipe-tapping team Arlington Water Utilities has fielded in fifteen […]

Save $20 on Your Next Water Bill

Save $20 on Your Next Water Bill

Did you know using a smart phone to pay a water bill could help you save money? If you are one of the 101,000 customers served by Arlington Water Utilities, you can pay a bill using the Check app and get $20 off instantly. How does this work? Simply go to check.me/arlington on your phone to […]

Volunteers Needed to Help Reverse Litter on Lake Arlington

Volunteers Needed to Help Reverse Litter on Lake Arlington

Don’t forget to add “fight litter,” “ride a boat,” and “protect the drinking water” to your weekend to-do list. The eighth annual Lake Arlington Litter Cleanup is Saturday, March 22, from 8 a.m. to noon, and the City of Arlington is inviting you to volunteer. This annual event will bring together five City of Arlington […]

“Fix a Leak Week” is March 17 – 23

“Fix a Leak Week” is March 17 – 23

As part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ongoing water conservation initiatives, this year’s “Fix a Leak Week” encourages Americans to help put a stop to the more than 1 trillion gallons of water wasted from household leaks each year. Sponsored by EPA’s WaterSense® program, Fix a Leak Week is March 17 through 23. In […]

Register Today for Learn and Grow Fair

Register Today for Learn and Grow Fair

The Arlington Water Utilities Department and Arlington Public Library have partnered to bring you free family fun and educational activities designed to increase understanding of the urban environment and promote healthier choices. Get ready for Spring at the Learn and Grow Fair! Saturday, March 1 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Southwest Branch Library Community Room Activities for […]

Track and Pay Water Bill with New Mobile App

Track and Pay Water Bill with New Mobile App

Arlington Water Utilities has partnered with Check to provide Arlington water customers with the ability to pay and track their bills using Check’s mobile app on their smartphones. Serving 101,000 customers, the utility company already offers an impressive number of payment options to customers. For several years, automated methods of making payments have increased while […]

Arlington Goes High-Tech with New Automated Water Meter Readers

Arlington Goes High-Tech with New Automated Water Meter Readers

Water meter readers are a common site in Arlington as they move through the city’s neighborhoods on foot. Recently, about 17,000 residential and commercial water customers in the city received new high-tech wireless water meters that will make meter reading more accurate. The new meter reading system also is expected to help reduce costs for […]

Water Quality Update

Water Quality Update

Arlington Water Utilities has been notified by Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) that supply from Cedar Creek, the preferred source of supply to the City of Arlington, has been restored as of Wednesday, Jan. 15.  It should take several days for the supply lines and balancing reservoir to Arlington’s Kubala treatment facility to be purged of […]

Protect Your Pipes During the ‘Big Thaw’

Protect Your Pipes During the ‘Big Thaw’

As the Arlington area continues to thaw, local plumbers are expecting a very busy week, answering calls for broken pipes. Pipes not only can burst when they are frozen, but also during the thawing process, which can lead to water damage. Read more on how you protect your pipes during frigid temperatures. If you find […]

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