City of Hot Springs News Releases

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Posted on: October 29, 2014

Veterans Day Celebration Schedule

The Veterans Day Celebration Committee will host a slate of activities in observance of Veterans Day, beginning on Friday, November 7 with a free dinner and dance for veterans and guests at the Elk Lodge, 132 Abbott Place. Dinner will take place from 5:3...Read on...

Posted on: October 29, 2014

East/West Maurice/Valley Street intersection closing

The intersection of East and West Maurice streets at Valley Street will be closed from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 30 for gas line repairs. Detour signs will be posted, and motorists are advised to seek an alternate route until repairs are c...Read on...

Posted on: October 27, 2014

Lane closing extension

The merge lane on Whittington Avenue, from Cedar Street to Central Avenue, will remain closed until Friday, October 31 for fire line installation. The lane will be open after 5 p.m. each evening. Signs will be posted, and motorists are asked to use caut...Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2014

Tykes, Trikes & Trails rescheduled for Saturday, Nov. 8

Tykes, Trikes & Trails, an event held to encourage use of the city’s trails and to promote fitness, will be held on Saturday, November 8 at Entergy Park, 530 Lakepark Drive. The event was rescheduled due to inclement weather.

Registration for the f...Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2014

Weston Road closing extended

The closure of Weston Road, from Eagle Loop to approximately 400 feet south of Parker Point, is extended until Friday, November 14 for drainage improvements. Weston Road can only be accessed from Airport Road or Albert Pike during this project.

Signs...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2014

Central Avenue lane closing

The inside lanes from the 100 block to the 300 block of Central Avenue will be temporarily closed from 3 a.m. until 6:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 30 for the annual removal of the hanging flower baskets in the historic downtown area. Orange cones and safe...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2014

Maryland Street closing

From Thursday, October 16 until Friday, October 31, Maryland Street, from Hobson to Garland Avenue, will be closed to through traffic from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. daily for water main installation. Signs will be posted, and motorists are advised to seek an a...Read on...

Posted on: October 14, 2014

Valley Street closing

Valley Street, from Maurice Street to East Grand Avenue, will continue to be closed to through traffic 24 hours a day until Friday, October 31 for a gas line project.

Signs will be posted. Motorists are advised to use caution and to seek an alternate r...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Central Avenue in Hot Springs, Arkansas Designated as One of 10 Great Streets in America

Washington, DC, October 1, 2014 -- The American Planning Association (APA) today announced that Central Avenue in Hot Springs, Arkansas has earned the designation as one of the 10 Great Streets for 2014.

Each October during National Community Plannin...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2014

Entries now being accepted for 2014 Oaklawn Rotary Christmas Parade

HOT SPRINGS -- Area groups, businesses and organizations are encouraged to begin preparing their float entries for the 2014 Oaklawn Rotary Christmas Parade, which will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, December 8 in downtown Hot Springs. The application dea...Read on...

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Posted on: August 27, 2014

Community Development Block Grant fiscal year 2015 funding applications

Hot Springs - The City of Hot Springs will open the competitive application period for an estimated $430,000 in fiscal year 2015 HUD funding at the Community Development Advisory Committee (CDAC) meeting at 1 p.m. on Thursday, September 4 in City Hall Boa...Read on...