Posted on: January 19, 2018

City receives award for financial reporting excellence

For the 24th consecutive year, the City of Hot Springs has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its 2016 comprehensive a...

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City of Hot Springs News Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2018

Status update on the annexation of Enclave Area B

In December 2015, the Hot Springs Board of Directors approved the annexation of Enclave Area B, a 621-acre tract bordered by the following major streets: Lake Hamilton Drive, Lakeland Drive, Meadowlake Drive and Buena Vista, as well as Lake Hamilton to th...

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City of Hot Springs News Releases
Posted on: January 16, 2018

Public input meeting set for Jan 30 re: proposed trail connection

The National Park Service seeks public input regarding a proposed Pullman Avenue trail connection from downtown Hot Springs across Hot Springs National Park property and into city property currently known as the Northwoods Urban Forest Park. The National ...

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City of Hot Springs News Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Whittington appointed to Arkansas Urban Forestry Council Board of Directors

Hot Springs Urban Forester Anthony Whittington was recently appointed to the Arkansas Urban Forestry Council Board of Directors. Of the 14-member board, Whittington is the only urban forester.  Whittington also serves on the council’s a...

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City of Hot Springs News Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2018

Entries accepted until March 15 for Sister City Young Artist Competition

Garland County high school students between the ages of 13 and 18 are invited to participate in Sister Cities International’s Annual Young Artists Showcase. Students from Hanamaki, Japan, Hot Springs’ sister city, will also participate...

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City of Hot Springs News Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2018

Education period for Ordinance #6217 begins Monday

City Ordinance #6217 goes into effect on Monday, with a public education period also beginning on the same date. During this period, police officers may distribute paper copies of the ordinance. They may also issue verbal warnings to any individuals who a...

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City of Hot Springs News Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2017

New bike lane striping planned on Ouachita Avenue

Area bicyclists will soon be able enjoy safer travel on Ouachita Avenue as the City of Hot Springs prepares to stripe a 3800-foot, two-way stretch from Grand Avenue to the Transportation Depot.

Once the city’s 2017 paving program concludes in the...

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