Public Information

  1. Planning Commission Public Hearing on Oct. 8

    The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8, in the Board Chambers at City Hall, 133 Convention Boulevard. Read on...
  2. HS/GC COVID Task Force: No jump in cases following latest holiday weekend

    Garland County Health Officer Dr. Gene Shelby is optimistic about where the county stands in the pandemic as two weeks have passed since Labor Day, yet COVID-19 numbers locally have not increased as they did following Memorial Day and Independence Day. Read on...
  3. Tonight’s town hall meeting for Dist. 1 and 2 rescheduled for Sept. 29

    Due to continued rain in the forecast, the town hall meeting planned for tonight has been postponed until next Tuesday, Sept. 29, at 6 p.m. at Reverend James Donald Rice Park, 511 Pleasant Street. Read on...
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24/7 Action Line

In today’s digital communication age, citizens expect prompt, accurate, and complete information on city services and events. Public Information, as the communications link between citizens and city government, handles more than 25,000 public inquiries per year. It operates a 24-hour Action Line, 501-321-6808, for citizen convenience. You can also submit an online General Inquiries and Service form.

Dial the Action Line any time of day or night to record your message. The next business day, it will be forwarded to the proper city department for action.


Besides publishing internal and external communications, publicizing city departments’ services and activities, managing the city’s website and producing special events, Public Information fosters interactive communications through its Facebook and Twitter pages. It also maintains City12, Hot Springs’ government access cable television channel. City12 broadcasts computer-produced messages on city programs, street closings, community events and much more. It also airs live city board meetings and other local programming, along with government-related programs provided by partner agencies. View the City12 broadcast schedule.

Sister City Program

Public Information also provides staff support for the Sister City Program, in partnership with the Hot Springs National Park Sister City Foundation.

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