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November 24, 2019 Celebrate Shelby One Sheet_Public (002)

Come Celebrate the Bicentennial
of Shelby County!!!
November 24th at Shelby Farms

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November 19, 2019 logo

Joint Work Session

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October 30, 2019 Push In Ceremony

Arlington Fire Department Celebrates New Truck with Traditional Push-In Ceremony

October 30, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
11754 Douglas St
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October 29, 2019 TOA color logo

The Town of Arlington will have training pertaining to the responsibilities and state laws governing various boards and committees dealing with development policies and procedures within the Town of Arlington.

Tuesday, October 29th at 6:30-8:30 pm
5854 Airline Rd

October 28, 2019 street sweeping

Street Sweeping to take place beginning Monday, October 28th

Street Sweeping will begin on Monday, October 28th and will run approximately 8 days, weather permitting.

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October 27, 2019 candy and pumpkin

Our local Sheriffs department is putting on a Trunk or Treat, October 31,  2019. Swing by and grab some goodies!

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Join us for the ribbon cutting of the new Arlington Tennis Center.

October 4, 2019
11:30 am
11429 Memphis-Arlington Rd

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October 01, 2019 proclamation of barbara fletcher

Town of Arlington proclaims on October 1, 2019 Barbara Fletcher Day.  The Town of Arlington thanks you for your service. Read More

September 25, 2019 wellness-screening

Health Fair

Free Health Screenings at the Senior Center
September 25, 2019
8:30 am to 11:30 am
6265 Chester Street
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September 12, 2019 Disc Golf Ribbon Cutting Flyer

Join us for the Ribbon Cutting for the new Disc Golf Course.

September 12, 2019 at 11:30 am
Arlington Sports Complex
11307 Memphis-Arlington Rd
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September 09, 2019 basketball registration

Time to sign up! Get into Town Hall to sign your child up for the 2019 Basketball season!

Registration will be August 26 thru Sept 21st! 
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September 07, 2019 runners

This Saturday, September 7th is the annual Arlington 5K!
Join fellow runners, walkers and supporters at Arlington Elementary @ 8am.  See you there!
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Public Hearing Notice - Future Land Use Plan

The Town of Arlington Board of Mayor and Aldermen will hold Public Hearings to consider an update to the Future Land Development Plan at their meeting on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at Town Hall, 5884 Airline Road, at 6:30pm. Read More

September 02, 2019 Happy-Labor-Day-Banner

Town Hall will be closed on September 2, 2019 in observance of Labor Day. We will reopen on September 3, 2019.

August 30, 2019 wastepro-logo

Waste Pro Services for the week of Labor Day will be a day late

Waste Pro will not be working on Monday, September 2nd, so your Waste Pro services will be running a day late for the week of Labor Day. Hope everyone has a wonderful Labor Day Weekend!

August 20, 2019 Back to School flyer 2019

Back to School

It's that time! See all the great Safety Notes for your Back to School year!
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Public Hearing Notice

The Town of Arlington Planning Commission will hold several Public Hearings at their regular meeting on August 19, 2019 at Town Hall, 5854 Airline Road, Arlington Tennessee, at 6:30pm. Read More

August 08, 2019 under-construction

Road Closure Notification

Brooks Branch Road Closure Read More

July 29, 2019 knocking on the door

Door to Door Sales in Arlington from July 27-August 10
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Vandalism at Forrest Street Park Read More

July 25, 2019 website photo contest# 2

2020 Calendar Contest

Are you a photographer that wants to see your work published?  Well here's your chance; the Town of Arlington is having a photo contest for the upcoming Arlington 2020 Calendar. 

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July 17, 2019 fstpark

You're invited to attend the Ribbon Cutting for Forrest Street Park July 17, 2019.
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July 15, 2019 Street Sweeping Logo 2

Street Sweeping to take place  July 22nd - 30th, weather permitting

Street Sweeping will begin on Monday, July 22nd and will run through Tuesday, July 30th, weather permitting. During this time, residents are asked to refrain from parking on the street, and placing trash cans or yard debris in the street. 

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Board of Mayor and Alderman Meeting CANCELLED

The regularly scheduled Board meeting for July 1st, 2019 has been cancelled.

July 01, 2019 hand free

Hands Free Law

New law for Tennessee will begin July 1, 2019. Read More

July 01, 2019 wastepro-logo

Waste Pro Services for July 4th

Waste Pro Services for the week of July 4th will be on regular schedule except for Thursday, July 4th and it will be picked up on Friday. Happy 4th of July to everyone!

June 27, 2019 logo

Special Called Meeting

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June 04, 2019 logo

Road Work

Please be aware that there will be Road Work at the following locations starting Wednesday, June 5th. Read More

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Recycle Service

Due to a fire at the Memphis Recycling plant, recycle trucks are not running. However, recycle will be continued to be picked up but will be picked up by garbage trucks until further notice. Any questions please contact Public Works at 867-4980.

May 24, 2019 memorial-day

Memorial Day Closure

Town Hall will be closed for business on Monday, May 27, 2019 in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen for business on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. 

May 22, 2019 Staff-Training

Town of Arlington Facilities

All Town facilities will be closed from 9 am to 11:30 am on May 23, 2019 for staff training.
Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

May 22, 2019

Public Notice: Trash Service for the week of Memorial Day will be a day behind.

Public Notice: Trash Service for the week of Memorial Day will be a day behind.

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Design Review Committee Meeting Rescheduled

The May 14, 2019 Design Review Committee Meeting  has been rescheduled for Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 6:30 PM at Town Hall.

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The Town of Arlington Board of Mayor and Aldermen will hold a Public Hearing and Second and Final reading on Monday June 3, 2019 at Town Hall, 5854 Airline Road, Arlington, Tennessee, at 6:30 PM for the following:

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May 13, 2019 vandals

Vandalism at the Parks

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The Town of Arlington Board of Mayor and Aldermen will hold a Public Hearing and Second and Final reading on Monday May 6, 2019 at Town Hall, 5854 Airline Road, Arlington, Tennessee, at 6:30 PM for the following:

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April 18, 2019 update pic

Playground Update

Town of Arlington is excited share the new design for the playground at College Hill Park.  To see the design and layout please click the link below. Read More

April 18, 2019 HV4K_Good_Friday

Town Hall Closed - Good Friday

Town Hall will be closed on April 19th in observance of Good Friday. We will reopen for business on April 22, 2019.
Have a great weekend!

April 12, 2019 AIA Flyer 2019

Arlington in April

Join us for the Annual Arlington in April event on Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10am - 4pm in Depot Square.

You can contact the Arlington APTA for more information.

April 03, 2019 Community Clean Up Flyer 2019

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March 30, 2019 logo

Playground Survey

We have created an online survey for citizens to cast their vote on a new playground design. Read More

March 26, 2019 Spring-on-the-OBX

Spring Time

It's that time of year again!!! The sun is out shining, birds are chirping which means its time for some Spring cleaning! Check out the attached flyer for information on ways we can keep Arlington beautiful while we clean up our yards.  

March 25, 2019 playground of dreams

Playground of Dreams Update


The Town of Arlington Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will hold a Special Called Meeting, on Monday March 25, 2019 at Town Hall, 5854 Airline Road, Arlington, Tennessee, at 6:00 PM to discuss options of playground replacement.

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March 20, 2019 250k Tree Day Flyer 2019

250K Tree Day on Saturday, March 23, 2019

Get your Free Trees (Saplings) this Friday, March 22nd from 7:00 am - 3:00 pm and Saturday, March 23rd from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm at Arlington Public Works, 11491 Memphis-Arlington Road. Read More

March 19, 2019 Arlington Town Hall

March 11, 2019 vote

March 12, 2019 Voting Locations

Please see the attached file that will show you where you can vote on March 12, 2019
Polling locations

March 09, 2019 RunHideFight

Are you prepared for an active shooter? 

The Shelby County Office of Preparedness is hosting an Active Shooter Training for the community of Arlington.  Everyone is welcome to come and learn new information on how to be better prepared in case you are ever in that situation. Read More

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MLGW announces a rate increase starting March 2019. Please click on the link to read the official statement.
News Release

February 20, 2019 deer

The Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency has issued an alert of deer contamination in several counties. It has also issued an ban on wildlife feeding.  Shelby County is on the Wildlife Feeding Ban, this includes the local deer here in Arlington. 

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February 19, 2019 Logo_new smaller

Public Hearing

The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at 6:30pm on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 to consider the following: Arlington Commons Mixed-Use PD and Wilson Lake Residential PD.

February 18, 2019 1afe578250ef42309f03bd8f5fd8ec84_770x433

Presidents Day

Town Hall and Public Works will be closed for business in observance of Presidents Day, February 18, 2019.
We will reopen for business on February 19th.

Trash Pickup will run as scheduled

February 12, 2019 Logo_new smaller

Feb. DRC Meeting Canceled; Joint Work Session Scheduled

DRC's Tuesday, February 12, 2019 meeting has been canceled.
There will be a joint work session of the BMA and Planning Commission at 6:00pm Tuesday, February 12, 2019 to consider a request for a Mixed-Use Master Plan Development for Arlington Commons.

February 12, 2019 logo

Special Called Meeting

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January 16, 2019 martin luther king jr day

Notice: Town Hall will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King day, January 21st 2019. We will reopen for business on January 22nd 2019.

January 15, 2019 wastepro-logo

Notice: Waste Pro Service for week of Martin Luther King Holiday

Waste Pro will be closed on Monday, January 21st for Martin Luther King Day. Each Trash and Recycle pick-up day will be delayed by one day this week. Read More

January 11, 2019 notice playground closed

Playground Closed

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December 31, 2018 happy-new-year-2019

Town Hall will be closing at 2pm on December 31, 2018. We will also be closed on January 1st in observance of New Year's Day.  We will reopen at 8am on January 2, 2019.
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Christmas Closing

Merry Christmas from Town Hall

We will be closed from 1 pm, Dec 21st until 8 am, Dec 26th

December 19, 2018 wastepro-logo

Notice: Waste Pro Service for the Week of Christmas and New Year's

Waste Pro Trash and Recycle Service for the Week of Christmas and New Year's will be as follows: Monday will be Regular Pick-Up. All other days will be delayed by one day. 

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December 13, 2018 wastepro-logo

Notice: Delayed Recycle Pick-Up

Recycle is delayed this week due to the training of a new Recycle driver. Waste Pro has assured us that all Recycle will be picked up by Friday. There are additional Trash trucks out that are designated for Recycle Only. We apologize for the inconvenience and Thank You for your patience.

December 01, 2018 Parade

Annual Christmas Parade

The Arlington Christmas Parade is this Saturday, December 1st.  The Parade Route runs from Arlington High School to Arlington Elementary, so there's almost a mile of viewing opportunities for everyone. 

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November 21, 2018 wastepro-logo

Notice: Delayed Recycle Pick-up

Waste Pro has had problems with their Recycle Truck this week so Recycle Pick-Up is running behind. Waste Pro has assured us that Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Routes will be picked up by the end of the day. Thursday's Route for Trash/Recycle will be picked up on Friday. Happy Thanksgiving!

November 20, 2018 thanks

Thanksgiving Closure

Town Hall will be closing at 2pm on November 21, 2018
We will also be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23, 2018.
We will resume normal business hours on Monday, November 26, 2018

November 16, 2018 wastepro-logo

Public Notice:     Trash Service for Thanksgiving Week

Trash and Recycle will be on Regular Schedule for Thanksgiving Week EXCEPT for the Thursday Route and it will be picked up on Friday, November 23rd.
Happy Thanksgiving to Everyone!

November 13, 2018 Holiday Safety News

Holiday Safety

It's that time of year again!  Your own Town of Arlington Health and Safety Committee has you prepared! Please read: Health and Safety Flyer

November 12, 2018 wastepro-logo

Trash/Recycle is on Regular Schedule this week. Waste Pro is working on Veteran's Day.

November 09, 2018 wastepro-logo

Recycle Pick-Up is on Saturday this week for all residents who were missed.

Public Notice:
Waste Pro is picking up all Recycle that was missed this week on Saturday. Please leave your Recycle can on the curb and you should be taken care of by Saturday. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

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Weather Siren Update

Currently two of the three weather warning sirens are down.

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November 03, 2018 smoke alarm

Check those Smoke Alarms!

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October 17, 2018 EarlyVoting

Early Voting Location in Arlington

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October 08, 2018 logo

Ordinance 2018-09 and Ordinance 2018-11 passed on Second and Final Reading

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September 05, 2018 logo

Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) Meeting

The Board of Zoning Appeals will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, September 5th, 2018, at Town Hall, 5854 Airline Road, at 6:30 pm to consider a Lot Width Variance request at 6135 Quintard Street, in order to divide an existing lot.

August 06, 2018 sewer

Sewer Rate Increase

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved Resolution 2018-49 to amend a schedule of Sewer Charges and Fees relative to Sewer Use on August 6th, 2018. Read More

July 30, 2018 under-construction

Community Garden closed for the Fall Season

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July 11, 2018 phone - Copy

Public Works Phone - UPDATE

The phones are now working again at Public Works (901-867-4980).
We appreciate your patience.

July 09, 2018 street sweeping

Street Sweeping to take place from July 9th-18th

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July 02, 2018 road-paving

Paving along Milton Wilson from Harrell Road to Bonsai Bend

Standard Construction will begin road work on July 2nd Read More

June 28, 2018 77e0252aa460336966c83b442f9cb116--paint-cans-recycling

Public Notice:

Residents please ensure paint cans are NOT being put in your garbage cans with WET paint. Read More

June 25, 2018 road-paving

Forrest Street Paving

Paving along Forrest Street to take place beginning June 25th Read More

June 20, 2018 roadconstructionupdate

Forrest Street Update

Forrest Street is now Re-open. Thank you for your patience!

June 12, 2018 road-closed

Forrest St. Closure

Due to Emergency Repairs, Forrest Street will be CLOSED at the Fayette County line beginning Tuesday, June 12th. Read More

June 11, 2018 images

Star Spangled Spectacular!

Saturday, June 30, 2018 Read More

June 04, 2018 logo

Second Reading and Public Hearing for Budget of Fiscal Year 2019

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June 04, 2018 logo

Notice of Intent to exceed the Certified Tax Recapture Rate

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Memorial Day Service

Don't miss the annual Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 28th at 9am. Read More

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What to Do with Yard Waste

Learn what to do with big and small yard waste piles to get them gone faster. Read More

May 15, 2018 logo

Annual Budget Publication

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May 10, 2018 Copy of Community Health Fair Flyer

Event for the Whole Family!

Arlington Health Fair
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Arlington In April

The Annual Arlington in April festival is this coming Saturday, April 28th from 10am-4pm. 

Free Admission and Fun for the Whole Family: activities, music, handmade crafts, boutique items, and other entertainment! Read More

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Special Census Verification

The Memphis Area Assoc. of Governments (MAAG) was in Arlington on SATURDAY, APRIL 7th, and was able to verify the count of our recent Special Census. Thank you to all who participated! Read More

April 04, 2018 Paving Pic

Final Phase of Paving- Long Leaf Oak Trail

We'll be paving Longleaf Oak Trail and Longleaf Oak Cove from Friday, March 30, 2018 through Monday, April 16, 2018, weather permitting. Please refrain from parking in this area during this time and expect interruptions. (Map Attached) Read More

April 04, 2018 Street Sweeper

Spring Street Sweeping

It's Spring Cleaning Time! Our 1st Street Sweeping in 2018 will start on Monday, April 16th. 
They expect to complete the entire Town in 1 week, weather permitting.

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February 22, 2018 250K Tree Day (002)

250K Tree Day

250K Tree Day (002)

February 20, 2018 logo

Industrial Development Board Meeting

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February 06, 2018 mlgw

MLGW warns Commercial Customers about Scammer Calls

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February 02, 2018 tornadosiren_1463013239869_2223224_ver1_0

Tornado Siren Replacements

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January 22, 2018 wastepro-primary-color

Trash and Recycling Service for the Week of 1/22/18

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January 17, 2018 wastepro-logo

Trash Service Resuming

Waste Pro will begin catching up Trash Service today. They will run through this Sunday to make sure every resident is served. Read More

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MLGW Phone Problems

MLGW is experiencing problems with its phone carrier, causing their emergency lines to be down. Until the issue is resolved, customers are to call 901-213-1365 for emergencies.

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Intersection of Milton Wilson and Airline

Please use additional caution at the intersection of Milton Wilson and Airline, as the traffic lights are currently malfunctioning. Read More

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Planning Commission Meeting Cancelled

The Tuesday, January 16th Planning Commission meeting has been cancelled due to weather. Read More

January 16, 2018 wastepro-primary-color

Trash Service Delayed

Due to Inclement Weather, Trash Services have been delayed. As soon as we have an update on the pick-up days, it will be posted here and also on the Town of Arlington Official Facebook Page.

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2018 Arlington Special Census

Town Hall has sent out forms for a Special Census to all residents.  We need everyone's participation to be sure we get the most accurate count of our growing town- so please be sure to return your forms!! 

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December 18, 2017 calendar

Annual Meeting Publication 2018

Annual Meeting Publication

December 13, 2017 logo

Public Hearing on Ordinance 2017-12

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December 08, 2017 logo

PUBLIC NOTICE of Resolution 2017-68

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Street Paving to Take Place

Street Paving to take place November 13th- January 1st, 2018 Read More

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Christmas on the Square

Christmas on the Square has been postponed from Saturday, November 18th, 2017 to Saturday, December 9th, 2017 3PM- 7PM. Thank you for your patience! We look forward to seeing you and your family on December 9th!

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RFQ Town of Arlington Tennis Facility 2018

The Town of Arlington has identified a 6-acre site adjacent to ourSports Complex for a potential new Tennis Facility.  We are seeking a qualified architect or consultant team to provide design concepts for this site. Read More

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Town of Arlington Historical Display

The Town of Arlington Historical Display is currently taking place at the Vasco A. Smith, Jr. County Administration Building located at 160 N. Main Street, Memphis, TN 38103.
The displays can be found in the lobby through the end of March. 

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Playground of Dreams Ribbon Cutting

Playground of Dreams

Your invited to attend the Ribbon Cutting for the Playground of Dreams on July 12, 2019
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