Public Art Fund
CITY ORDINANCE FUNDING ART
The City of Arlington adopted an ordinance in 2019 to establish funding for public art through a ten percent of the amounts collected by the City for construction related sales tax revenues. Link to Arlington’s public art ordinance.
The City will be accepting applications for public art projects from residents, artists and organizations.
Public Art Application
Goals and Objectives (Page 9)
1. The City has adopted a funding source for public art, 10 percent of construction sales tax.
2. The City desires to integrate art into public places within public and private projects to improve the resident and visitor experience and the economic vitality of the City through enhancement of public spaces.
3. The City will implement plan to create a visually and functional superior environment through art.