For any information on current projects not found below, or for any questions or concerns, please call Town Hall at (901) 867-2620.
Fire Station #2 (under construction)
The Town of Arlington purchased property at the northwest corner of Donelson and Airline Road to be the site of the Future Fire Station No. 2. Site Work and Construction is well underway for our new facility, with a goal to be operational in the first half of 2021.
Airline Road Widening - from I-40 South to Brooks River Road (under construction)
This is a 100% spot safety project by the Tennessee Dept. of Transportation (TDOT) to widen this portion of Airline Road, which will provide a center turn lane into both the Trails of Arlington and Brooks Manor subdivisions.
Airline Road Widening - between Arlington High School & Hall Creek Bridge (under construction)
This project includes the widening of Airline Road to a full 5 lanes (2 in each direction with a center turn lane), continuing the design of Airline Road north of the High School.This project is a 80/20 TDOT Funded Grant Project. Construction is currently ongoing.
Donelson Farms Parkway (future)
This is a proposed extension of Donelson Farms Parkway from Donelson Elementary west to State Route 385. This extension will help improve traffic flow by adding additional lanes and also provide a straight pathway between Airline Road and State Route 385. This project is a 80/20 TDOT Funded Grant Project.
Memphis-Arlington Bike-Pedestrian Improvements (future)
This project is a continuation of existing bicycle/pedestrian improvements on Memphis-Arlington Road. It will extend the bike/ped improvements west from the Milton-Wilson Blvd intersection toward Gerber Road.
Forrest Street Campus (completed 2020)
Improvements to the Town's Forrest Street Campus include a walking trail, Farmer's Market/Multi-Use Pavilion, Amphitheater, and related road improvements, parking, grading, drainage, lighting and landscaping. The project adds an additional 150+ parking spaces to serve the Campus and Park next door.
Highway 70 Widening - between I-269/385 & Airline Rd (completed 2020)
The intersection of Jetway and Hwy 70 is the gateway to the Arlington Industrial area and sees a lot of commercial traffic. The project includes widening of Hwy 70, as well as intersection improvements and signalization at Jetway.
Tennis Center (completed Fall 2019)
A new 6-court tennis facility adjacent to 385, on the south side of Memphis-Arlington Road.
Forrest Street Park Phase 2 and 3 (completed in 2019)
Through a $500,000 matching grant with the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation for the continuing development of the Forrest Street Park, including a concession and restroom pavillion, soccer fields, playground, and walking trail. A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on July 17, 2019.