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    Bentonville named a Bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists

    The League of American Bicyclists has honored the efforts of Bentonville to build better places to bike with a Bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Community award, joining 488 communities across the country in the movement for safer streets & better bicycling. Read on...
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    Annual Fall Leaf Collection

    The City of Bentonville will start its annual fall leaf curbside pickup on Monday, December 2, 2019. This collection is for bagged leaves only. Read on...
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    The Rink at Lawrence Plaza Season

    Bentonville Parks and Recreation is proud to announce the opening of the Rink at Lawrence Plaza on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 12:00 pm. On opening day, from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm, skate sessions at The Rink will be free to the public. Read on...
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    Rock Blasting to Close Lanes on Interstate 49 and State Highway 549 in Bentonville

    Construction to build a new Bella Vista Bypass interchange with U.S. Highway 71 in Bentonville requires rock blasting operations and intermittent lane closures, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) officials. Read on...
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    City of Bentonville Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

    City of Bentonville Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award Read on...
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    Bentonville 311 System Launched to Connect Citizens to City Services

    The City of Bentonville has launched Bentonville 311, a service that provides citizens with a simple online single point of contact for non-emergency city services at www.bentonville311.com. Read on...
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    Bentonville District Court Now Allows Public to Resolve Traffic Citations and Warrants Online

    Bentonville District Court Now Allows Public to Resolve Traffic Citations and Warrants Online Read on...
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    City of Bentonville Participates in Community Rating System

    The City of Bentonville has been a participant in the Community Rating System sponsored by FEMA since 1992. This program allows the city to work towards a rate reduction for everyone in our community that has a flood insurance policy. Read on...
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    Bentonville Municipal Airport Awarded Grant from the Arkansas Department of Aeronautics

    The City of Bentonville has had a wonderful partnership with the Arkansas Department of Aeronautics in improving the Bentonville Municipal Airport. The airport has accepted a $2,278,481 federal grant and a matching grant of $250,000 from the state. Read on...
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    Bentonville Municipal Airport Recognized as Airport of the Year in the Southwest Region

    The Bentonville Municipal Airport - Louise M. Thaden Field was awarded the 2018 Airport of the Year Award for the Federal Aviation Administration Southwest Region on Tuesday, June 11 at the FAA Southwest Regional Conference. Read on...
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    The Great Neighborhoods Partnership Program

    Bentonville’s Great Neighborhoods Partnership Program is a new initiative by Mayor Orman to link together her goal of transparency and improved communication with residents and the Community Plan’s goal of building stronger neighborhoods. Read on...
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    Lake Bentonville Park Closed for Renovations

    Beginning July 8, Lake Bentonville will close to the public for a major renovation project. Lake Bentonville Park, located at 210 SW I Street, will remain closed through spring 2020. Extensive additions and improvements will be made to the public park. Read on...
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    Mayor Orman Announces 1st Quarter Outstanding Citizen Award Recipients

    Mayor Orman is pleased to announce the 2019 first quarter winners of the Mayor’s Outstanding Citizen Award are: Bentonville High School Varsity Boys Basketball team and Marisa Snow. Read on...
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    Green Waste Collection Change at City of Bentonville Compost Facility

    Effective Saturday, June 1, 2019, the City of Bentonville Compost Facility will no longer accept brush and limbs from patrons who are not Bentonville residents/property owners. Services provided for Bentonville residents will not change at this time. Read on...
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    Bentonville Public Library and City of Bentonville Recognizes African American History Month

    Stephanie Orman, Mayor of the City of Bentonville, presented a Proclamation celebrating February 2019 as “National African American History Month” at Bentonville Public Library on Wednesday, February 6 at 1 p.m. Read on...
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    Mayor Orman Announces Outstanding Citizen Award Program to Continue

    Do you know any unsung heroes whose praises you’d like to sing? Mayor Stephanie Orman is announcing that she plans to continue the Outstanding Citizen Award Program initiated by Mayor McCaslin in 2011. 1st quarter 2019 nominations are due by March 31. Read on...
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    Construction of U.S. Highway 71 Interchange for Bella Vista Bypass Requires Temporary Closures

    Construction of the U.S. Highway 71 Interchange for the Bella Vista Bypass will require temporary closures of State Highway 549, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) officials. Read on...
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    Periodic Lane Closures – SE “J” STREET

    There will be periodic lane closures for both northbound and southbound traffic on SE “J” Street at SE 22nd Street, on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, between the hours of 9:00 am and 3:00 pm. Read on...
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    Roadway Construction on SW "I" Street

    Please be advised starting the week of March 4th 2019, Contractors will begin to mobilize and start construction on SW I Street between HWY 102 and SW Mellissa Drive. The reason for this construction is to add an additional lane to the southbound traffic Read on...