Posted on: November 25, 2015

Road closures for A.B.A.T.E. parade

Several city streets and intersections will be closed beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday, November 29 for the A.B.A.T.E. (Arkansas Bikers Aiming Towards Education) Hot Springs Toy Drive parade. Beginning on Convention Boulevard, the parade will progress on Malv...Read on...

Posted on: November 25, 2015

City Thanksgiving holiday closing

All city offices, except public safety and the airport, will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 26 and 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday. No sanitation services will run on November 26 and commercial and residential routes will resume on November 27...Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2015

Shady Grove Road closure

Shady Grove Road, from Vista Street to Hollywood Avenue, will be closed to through traffic from 8 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 25 for tree pruning. Signs will be posted, and motorists should seek alternate routes.Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2015

City issues RFP for Majestic Hotel "yellow brick" abatement and demolition services

The City of Hot Springs issued a Request for Proposals yesterday for abatement and demolition services for what is commonly known as the “yellow brick section” of the former Majestic Hotel, located at 101 Park Avenue at the intersection of Central and Whi...Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2015

Santa’s Switchboard application deadline is Dec. 4

Parents and guardians can submit a call form by Friday, December 4 for area children ages 7 years old and younger to receive a telephone call from Santa and Mrs. Claus during the 14th year of “Santa’s Switchboard,” a volunteer event sponsored by the Hot S...Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2015

Hot Springs’ interim police chief named

Interim City Manager Bill Burrough recently announced the appointment of Assistant Police Chief Jason Stachey as Interim Police Chief of the Hot Springs Police Department, effective December 1, 2015.

Following the retirement of current Police Chief Dav...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2015

Fontana Street closing

Fontana Street, from Golf Links Road to Tatum Street, will remain closed to through traffic until Wednesday, December 2 for water line construction. Signs will be posted, and motorists are advised to seek alternate routes.

Posted on: November 16, 2015

Seventh Street closure extended

The closure of Seventh Street, between Leonard and Emory streets, to through traffic has been extended. The section of roadway will remain closed from 7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. daily through Wednesday, November 25 for gas main construction. Signs will b...Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2015

Entry deadline is Friday, November 20 for 2015 Oaklawn Rotary Christmas Parade

Area groups, businesses and organizations must submit their entry forms by 5 p.m. on Friday, November 20 in order to qualify for participation in the 2015 Oaklawn Rotary Christmas Parade, which will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, December 7 in downtown H...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2015

Hot Springs police chief announces retirement

Chief David Flory

Hot Springs police chief announces retirement
HOT SPRINGS – In a letter sent today to the members of the Hot Springs Police Department, Police Chief David Flory announced his retirement from the City of Hot Springs, effective November 30. (Note...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Stephens and Simmons chosen as co-grand marshals of 2015 Oaklawn Rotary Christmas Parade

Prominent Hot Springs artists Gary Simmons and Richard Stephens have accepted the invitation to serve together as grand marshals of this year’s Oaklawn Rotary Christmas Parade, to be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, December 7 in downtown Hot Springs.

“Thi...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2015

2015 City Paving Program begins

The city’s 2015 Paving Program begins on Tuesday, June 23 with the paving of Walter and Cedar streets. Paving crews generally begin at 8 a.m. on weekdays only and end at approximately 5 or 6 p.m.

The program includes 22 streets to be paved before Than...Read on...