'It Breaks Our Hearts': Arlington Mayor Laments New Stadium With No Fans During Coronavirus Pandemic"Pandemics hit tourism very hard. But in addition to that, we've also had our manufacturing hit," said Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams.
Mayors, Including 1 From North Texas, Urge Congress To Send Billions More In Coronavirus ReliefArlington Mayor Jeff Williams spoke out Wednesday during a conference call by the U.S. Conference of Mayors about the economic pain.
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 Doing Away With Pedal Power To And From Stadiums: 'Good People Have Lost Their Jobs'The decision to sunset the program was made without a vote by the city council and with reportedly no notice to business owners.
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.
Decision Day: National Medal Of Honor Museum Will Go To Arlington Or DenverArlington and Denver were announced as the two finalists in July.
Arlington Making Final Push For National Medal Of Honor MuseumIf Arlington beats out Denver, the $150 million museum would be built in the city's Entertainment District near Globe Life Park, Globe Life Field and AT&T Stadium.
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 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.
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.
Rangers Coach To Sing National Anthem On Opening DayArlington Mayor Jeff Williams will throw out the first pitch.
Arlington Renewing Efforts Toward Public TransportationFor decades, Arlington has wrestled with the idea of creating a large public transportation system. But almost all those plans have been derailed.