Arlington Voters To Decide On Quarter-Cent Sales Tax Increase In MayCity leaders say they want to generate more money, but put the least possible burden on people who live in the city. The city wants to boost the sales tax rate from 8% to 8.25%.
Arlington Leaders Want To Increase Sales Tax, Voters Could Decide In MayThe city wants to boost the rate from 8% to 8.25%. “This is decision our citizens will need to make,” said Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams.
End Of The Road Is Near For Arlington's Pedicabs As City Council Unanimously Votes To Terminate ProgramThe council ultimately voted 8-0 to let the pedicab program end in March, when current operator permits expire.
Arlington City Council Approves $810M Hotel, Convention Center In Entertainment DistrictThe expansion continues the public-private partnership between the City of Arlington, the Texas Rangers, Loews Hotels & Co. and The Cordish Companies.
Lawsuit Aimed At Stopping Arlington Term Limits Tossed Out By JudgeThe lawsuit alleged people who signed the petition for term limits were "wrongly" led to believe current city council members would be allowed to serve the rest of their terms.
Judge Hears Arguments In Lawsuit Over Arlington Term LimitsArlington resident Robert Johnson filed suit last month, claiming the amendment is illegal.
Arlington Mayor Hints Fight Over Term Limits May Not Be OverThe result Tuesday night will limit Arlington's mayor and city council to three two-year terms. Mayor Jeff Williams said he hopes that will change when he sets up a citizens' commission with the goal of extending term limits.
Arlington Voters Approve Term Limits For Mayor, City CouncilThe initiative calls for a limit of three terms or six years in all for each elected position. A person could serve six years as a council member and another six years as mayor for a total of 12 years.
Arlington Council Hires 2 Law Firms To Defend City, Mayor In Term Limit FightThe fight over term limits in Arlington is about to get more expensive for taxpayers.
Rare Sunday Council Meeting In Arlington Set Over Fight About Term LimitsThe City Council is expected to suspend its own rules for passing an ordinance, so it can rush its own term limit proposal through in time to compete with one written by residents.
Voters Likely To Get Decide On Term Limits In ArlingtonBecause of a restraining order against the city, supporters of term limits say Arlington residents will be able to vote on limiting service to six years for an elected official.
Street Improvements Big Part Of Arlington's Call For $189M Bond ElectionThe Arlington City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved placing the bond program on the November 6 ballot.
Battle Over Term Limits In Arlington Gets PhysicalA police report and a confrontation caught on video show just how tense this campaign is getting between those who support term limits and those opposed to them.
Arlington Considering Garage Sale RegulationNeighbors started complaining in the fall when they began seeing what seemed to be unending garage sales and increased traffic in their neighborhoods.
Arlington Police Adding Body CamsPolice have been testing different kinds of body cameras for more than a year.