City of Hot Springs News Releases

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Posted on: March 27, 2015

Lane closures

The southbound inside lane of Central Avenue, from Fountain Street to Court Street, will be closed Tuesday, March 31 from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. for an AT&T communications project.

The eastbound lane of Francis Street, from 7th Street to Summer Stree...Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2015

Closing notice

Clara Street from Barrett Street to Bethel Street will be closed to through traffic today, Tuesday, March 24 through Friday, March 27 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. daily with one lane remaining closed during overnight hours for extension of a sewer main. Sign...Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2015

Hot Springs' generator monitoring system wins Engineering Excellence Award

Brown Engineers, contracted by the City of Hot Springs for consulting engineering services, received an Engineering Excellence Award from the Arkansas Chapter of the American Council of Engineering Companies for its Hot Springs Generator Monitoring System...Read on...

Posted on: March 23, 2015

Lane closures

Motorists should expect delays on Weston Road today, Monday, March 23, through Thursday, March 26 from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. during fiber optic cable relocation.

A partial lane of Lamott Street at the intersection of Malvern Avenue and extending east ...Read on...

Posted on: March 23, 2015

Sister City 5K to benefit student travel to Hanamaki, Japan

The Journey to Japan 5K Run/Walk, a benefit event sponsored by KYE-YAC International, will be held on Saturday, April 4 at Baseball Trail Park in downtown Hot Springs. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m., with the race start at 7:30 a.m.

Registration pr...Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

Hot Springs joins nationwide challenge to conserve water, preserve the environment

Ruth Carney, Mayor of Hot Springs, joins mayors across the country in asking residents to commit to conserving water and cutting pollution by taking part in a national contest aimed at drastically slashing water and energy use across the nation -- and in ...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2015

City officials meet with AR congressional delegation regarding top city issues

Hot Springs city leaders, including Mayor Ruth Carney, District 5 City Director Rick Ramick, District 6 Director Randy Fale, City Manager David Watkins and Deputy City Manager Bill Burrough, participated in the National League of Cities (NLC) Congressiona...Read on...

Posted on: March 6, 2015

State of the City Report available online

The 2014 State of the City Report, the highlights of which were delivered by City Manager David Watkins to the Board of Directors at Tuesday’s regular meeting, is now available on the city manager’s page on the city's Web site, . The...Read on...

Posted on: March 4, 2015

Slow-pitch softball registration

Registration for Men’s Church, Coed Church and Men’s City slow-pitch softball league play is available now through May 15 or until the league reaches capacity. For more information or to register a team or individual, visit the City of Hot Spring’ Sports...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2015

Adult softball registration now open

The Hot Springs Sport Recreation Department will hold adult spring softball at Kimery Park beginning Wednesday nights in March for men’s league and Wednesday nights in late April for coed play. Games will begin at 6 p.m. The season will last six weeks,...Read on...

Posted on: January 7, 2015

Bus stops suspended

In cooperation with Hot Springs Police Department and the Garland County Sheriff’s Department, Hot Springs Intracity bus stops between Trivista Avenue and Celebrate Street will be suspended during live racing days. The Oaklawn thoroughbred race meet will ...Read on...