Public Information

  1. Street closure: Wren Street

    Wren Street, between Bailey Place and Bloom Street, will be closed until 3 p.m. today, Oct. 26, for a sewer repair. Read on...
  2. HS/GC COVID Task Force: All COVID metrics improving for Garland County

    There continues to be improvement in all metrics concerning the amount of Covid-19 infections in Garland County, according to Dr. Gene Shelby, county health officer. Read on...
  3. Fountain closure: Hill Wheatley Plaza Jug Fountain

    The Jug Fountain at Hill Wheatley Plaza, 629 Central Avenue, will be closed on Tuesday, Oct. 26, for routine maintenance. Read on...
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24/7 Action Line

In today’s digital communication age, citizens expect prompt, accurate, and complete information on city services and events. Public Information, as the communications link between citizens and city government, handles more than 25,000 public inquiries per year. It operates a 24-hour Action Line, 501-321-6808, for citizen convenience. You can also submit an online General Inquiries and Service form.

Dial the Action Line any time of day or night to record your message. The next business day, it will be forwarded to the proper city department for action.


Besides publishing internal and external communications, publicizing city departments’ services and activities, managing the city’s website and producing special events, Public Information fosters interactive communications through its Facebook and Twitter pages. It also maintains City12, Hot Springs’ government access cable television channel. City12 broadcasts computer-produced messages on city programs, street closings, community events and much more. It also airs live city board meetings and other local programming, along with government-related programs provided by partner agencies. View the City12 broadcast schedule.

Sister City Program

Public Information also provides staff support for the Sister City Program, in partnership with the Hot Springs National Park Sister City Foundation.

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