May 23 2023

Lights Out Texas (March 1-June 15)

Mar 1 2023 - 11:00pm to Jun 15 2023 - 6:00am

Lights Out Texas is a campaign of education, awareness, and action that focuses on turning out lights at night during the spring and fall migrations to help protect the billions of migratory birds that fly over Texas annually.

Lights Out Texas advocates say darkening city skies is most crucial during spring migration's peak.

  • Full Migration Period: March 1 – June 15 

  • Critical Peak Migration Period: April 22 – May 12

Liveable Arlington: City Council Hearing on Special Use Permit for New Gas Wells - Arlington

May 23 2023 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Arlington City Hall
101 W. Abram Street
Arlington , TX

Total Energies has applied for permits to drill and frack new gas wells at their Fulson site located at 5720 S. Watson Road.

P&Z voted 6-2 in favor of granting a SUP (special use permit) on 4/19/2023.

A hearing before Arlington City Council will take place on May 23, 2023. Residents can speak for 3 minutes in opposition, sign a card in opposition and raise their hand when their name is called, or send an email in opposition.

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