Public Information

  1. Street and parking lot closures and traffic interruptions: 2023 Hot Springs Bike Fest

    There will be daily road closures associated with the 2023 Hot Springs Bike Fest from Thursday – Sunday, June 8 – 11, including Malvern Avenue, between Convention Boulevard and Spring Street, as well as Bridge and Spring streets. Read on...
  2. Traffic interruptions: Religious Procession

    There will be traffic interruptions from 1:45 – 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 11, during a religious procession... Read on...
  3. Traffic interruptions: Central Avenue

    The southbound outside lane of Central Avenue, between 502 Central Avenue and Olive Street, will have traffic interruptions from 5 – 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 10, for the 5th Annual Hot Springs PRIDE walk. 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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