City of Hot Springs News Releases

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Posted on: September 30, 2014

District 5 community meeting slated for October 2

HOT SPRINGS – City Director Karen Garcia will host a District 5 community meeting at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 2 at the Forest Lakes Clubhouse, 305 Forest Lakes Boulevard.

Speakers will be mayoral candidates Mayor Ruth Carney, District 4 Director...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Planning Commission work session and public hearing

HOT SPRINGS -- The Hot Springs Planning Commission will hold a work session from 5 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, October 9 in the City Hall Board Chambers, 133 Convention Boulevard to review general information on various development codes nationwide. The sessio...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Fire Prevention Week is October 5 - 11

HOT SPRINGS – The Hot Springs Fire Department wants to remind local residents about the importance of having working smoke alarms in the home and testing them monthly. “Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month!” is the message behind this y...Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2014

Street and lane closings

HOT SPRINGS -- The westbound lane of Reserve Street, from Spring Street to Laurel Street will be closed beginning on Wednesday, October 1 through Friday, October 3 for water main installation. Westbound traffic traveling to Reserve Street from East Grand ...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2014

City plans downtown announcement

HOT SPRINGS – The City of Hot Springs will make a nationwide announcement regarding downtown at an event held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, October 1 at the rooftop of the Exchange Street Parking Plaza. The public is encouraged to attend the event, which is ex...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2014

Central Avenue closing

HOT SPRINGS -- Central Avenue, between Bridge Street and Chapel Street will be closed to through traffic beginning at 7 a.m. Tuesday, September 30 through 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 1 for wastewater line repair. Truck traffic will be routed through Gulp...Read on...

Posted on: September 25, 2014

Greenwood Avenue closing

HOT SPRINGS -- Greenwood Avenue, from Linwood to Third Street, will be closed to through traffic during daytime hours on Monday, September 29 and Tuesday, September 30 for the installation of a water main.

Signs will be posted, and motorists are asked...Read on...

Posted on: September 25, 2014

City now accepting applications for boards and commissions

HOT SPRINGS -- The City of Hot Springs is now accepting applications for 17 positions on advisory boards and commissions. All applicants must be registered voters of the city (unless otherwise specified). The application deadline for all positions is 5 p....Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2014

Arkansas Motorcycle Honor Ride hosts “Operation Promise Kept”

HOT SPRINGS -- Arkansas Motorcycle Honor Ride will host the first annual “Operation Promise Kept” from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 4 at Hot Springs Memorial Field, 525 Airport Road to support the Brooke Army Medical Center.

The event will in...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2014

Weston Road closing

HOT SPRINGS -- Beginning at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 23, Weston Road, from Eagle Loop to approximately 400 feet south of Parker Point will be continuously closed to through traffic for approximately 3 weeks to complete a drainage project. Weston Ro...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2014

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day is October 11

HOT SPRINGS -- Garland County residents can bring items to the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 11 to the Garland County Fairgrounds at 4831 Malvern Avenue (Highway 270 East) for safe, free disposal of un...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...

Entry Form/Rules
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...


Hot Springs Police Department

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Posted on: September 26, 2014

Hot Springs Police Officer Shawn Lowrey Receives AACP's 2014 Officer of the Year Award

Hot Springs Police Department Officer First Class Shawn Lowrey received the Arkansas Association of Chiefs of Police 2014 Officer of the Year Award for swift, life-saving actions in the field.

AACP 2014 Officer of the Year
Posted on: August 20, 2014

Donate your old charging cables and accessories

Got a bunch of old charging cables, chargers and accessories lying around? Don't throw them away...donate your phone, tablet, laptop and camera charging accessories to the police department and help us return recovered electronics to their owners. ...Learn more about it...

Donate your old charging cables and accessories
Posted on: July 21, 2014

National Night Out

Register your neighborhood, street, area or organization's location with your local police department for National Night Out and "America's Night Out Against Crime" October 7th from 7pm-10pm and let others know that you will be hol...Read on...

Visit Hot Springs National Night Out