City of Hot Springs News Releases

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Posted on: January 29, 2015

Rabies alert

A bat picked up last Sunday from Dogwood Street in the Royal area was sent to the state health laboratory and has tested positive for rabies.

Pet owners are reminded to vaccinate all dogs and cats at least four months old against rabies. To report any ...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2015

Closing notice

Hawthorne Street, from Woodbine to Ouachita Avenue, will be closed to through traffic beginning 8:00 a.m. Monday, February second until 2:30 p.m. Friday, February six to repair a sewer main.

Signs will be posted and motorists are advised to use caution...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 29, 2015

State seeks input for development of new housing/community development plan

The State of Arkansas seeks input from area residents as it embarks on a new five-year housing and community development plan. A public focus group meeting will be held from 10:30 to noon on Monday, February 2 at the Arkansas Municipal League headquarters...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2015

2014 Oaklawn Rotary Christmas Parade rebroadcast schedule

A video recording of the 2014 Oaklawn Rotary Christmas Parade will be rebroadcast on Channel 10, Resort Television Cable’s community broadcast channel, beginning tomorrow, Wednesday, January 28 and running through Friday, February 6. Air times every day e...Read on...

Posted on: January 28, 2015

Closing notices

Weston Road, from Eagle Loop to approximately 400 feet south of Parker Point, will remain closed to through traffic until 9 a.m. Thursday, January 28 for completion of paving due to drainage improvements. Weston Road may be accessed from Airport Road to A...Read on...

Posted on: January 28, 2015

Animal Shelter closing

Animal Services will be closed to the public on Friday, February 6 for in-service training. Emergency calls can be directed to the Hot Springs Police Department, 321-6789.

Posted on: January 27, 2015

Parking lot closing extended

Hill Wheatley Plaza parking lot will remain closed to the public all day Wednesday, January 28 to allow new asphalt to set and to stripe parking lot.

Posted on: January 27, 2015

Closing notice

Bolton Street at Prospect Avenue will be closed to through traffic from 8 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 28 for street repairs.

Signs will be posted and motorists are advised to seek an alternate route during street closings.Read on...

Posted on: January 26, 2015

Closing notice

Weston Road, from Eagle Loop to approximately 400 feet south of Parker Point, will be closed to through traffic from 8 a.m. Tuesday, January 27 until 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 28. This includes overnight hours to prepare for paving and for paving area...Read on...

Posted on: January 26, 2015

Closing notices

The westbound lane of Olive Street, between Central Avenue and Pratt Street will be closed from 8:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 27 and the southbound outside lane of Central Avenue, from Market to Olive Street will be closed from 9 a.m. unti...Read on...

Posted on: January 23, 2015

District Court launches amnesty program

In an effort to reduce the backlog of unpaid fines and court costs and give individuals the opportunity to avoid some of the added consequences of delinquent payment, Hot Springs District Court will launch an amnesty program from February 2 - 25. A fact ...Read on...

Posted on: January 23, 2015

Meeting notices

The Hot Springs Board of Zoning Adjustment will hold a public hearing at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, January 28 in the Board Chambers at City Hall, 133 Convention Boulevard, to consider the following request:

100 Horseshoe Point – Consideration of a front yar...Read on...

Posted on: January 23, 2015

District Court closing

Hot Springs District Court will be closed for software training on Thursday, January 29 and Friday, January 30. Court will resume on Monday, February 2.

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...


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Posted on: January 29, 2015

Police Officer Applications Close 01/30/15

Applications for HSPD Police Officer positions will close at the end of business 01/30/15. Physical fitness testing will begin signup at 7:30am Sat., February 7th at Lakeside High School. Testing will begin at 8am. Written exams take place at the PD (641 ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 15, 2015

HSPD has a new online crime map

Hot Springs Police Department has a new public crime map online that viewers can use from their home of their smart phone or tablet. Sign up to receive crime alerts, change the map's output to the crime types of your choice, search custom date rang...Read on...

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Posted on: January 8, 2015

Spring 2015 Citizen Police Academy

Hot Springs Police Department is accepting applications for our Springs 2015 Citizens Police Academy March 5 - May 21. Application deadline is February 20, 2015. These free classes will be held on Thursday evenings, 6pm-9pm. Some of the finest instructors...Read on...

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Posted on: December 16, 2014

HSPD Community Awareness Advisory

Hot Springs Police Department Advisory: On two separate occasions recently a 30-50 yr. old white male wearing a yellow reflective vest and cap or visor has approached the home of an elderly resident visor posing as “utility worker” of some type. On both ...Read on...

Posted on: December 15, 2014

City of Hot Springs Accepting Patrol Officer Applications Beginning 12/19/14

The City of Hot Springs is accepting applications for patrol officer positions with the Hot Springs Police Department from December, 19, 2014 through close of business on January 30, 2015. No applications will be accepted after the deadline. For more info...Read more...

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