At-A-Glance for June 30, 2016


Vote for your Bartlett favorites

Don’t forget to vote now for your favorite Bartlett retail shops, restaurants, city personnel and more in the 2016 Readers’ Choice survey. Go to or use the printed ballot in this week’s print edition. Voting will be open through July 15, with results in our Aug. 4 issue.

Vietnam War ceremony set for June 30

The Chief Petty Officer Association (CPOA) of Naval Support Activity (NSA) will commemorate the Vietnam War and its vetss during a ceremony at Overton Park Veterans Plaza at 10 a.m. June 30. The event is part of the war’s 50th anniversary commemoration. The ceremony will include the national anthem, a wreath laying and “Taps.”

Municipalities finalize their July 4 closures

Bartlett, Arlington and Lakeland have announced their July 4 closures:

  • Bartlett City Offices, the Bartlett Recreation Center (including the Splash Pad), the library and the senior center will be closed on Monday, July 4. Trash pick-up will be delayed one day, with Monday’s pick-up on Tuesday and Friday’s pick-up on Saturday.
  • All of Arlington’s town buildings (including the town hall, public works, library and senior center) will be closed on July 4. Trash pickups will be delayed by one day.
  • Lakeland will close its city hall and senior center on July 4, and trash pickups will be delayed by one day.