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Posted on: June 30, 2022

Full closure of SW 8th Street between SW I St. and S Walton Blvd.

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Bentonville, AR...Phase 1 roadway improvements for SW 8th Street is set to begin July 11, 2022 (weather dependent) with a full closure of SW 8th Street between SW I St. and S Walton Blvd.  Various methods of traffic control will be in place to sa...

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Posted on: July 7, 2022

Library Foundation Announces New Gifts to the Capital Campaign to Expand Bentonville Public Library

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The Bentonville Library Foundation (BLF) is delighted to announce additional commitments to its capital campaign supporting Bentonville Public Library’s (BPL) expansion.  The investments will be acknowledged through naming opportunities in the Li...

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Posted on: July 5, 2022

TEMPORARY STREET CLOSURE – SE 4TH STREET

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SE 4th Street, between South Main and SE “A” Street, will be closed on Friday, July 08 from 9:30AM to NOON. The temporary closure, just north of the Bentonville Public Library, is due to Ocean Magic with Tommy Terrific. Families with c...

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

Coffee with the Mayor set for July 19, 2022

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Bentonville, AR… Bentonville Mayor Stephanie Orman hosts a Coffee with the Mayor the third Tuesday of each month from 8:00 – 9:00am. The virtual coffee is an informal discussion with city staff and guests. This month’s virtual coffee will be on Tuesday, J...

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Posted on: July 5, 2022

Trail of Two Cities from SW I Street to SW Stone Boulevard Reopens

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We are pleased to share that the Trail of Two Cities, from SW I Street to SW Stone Boulevard, has officially reopened for bicyclists and pedestrians. Please be advised to exercise caution and be respectful of work crews as some trail adjustment constructi...

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

Major roadway improvements for SW 8th Street between SW I St. and SE J St. Scheduled

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Bentonville, AR...The City of Bentonville is set to kickoff major roadway improvements for SW 8th Street between SW I St. and SE J St.  The construction will proceed with phased closures of SW 8th Street during construction.  Va...

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

Street Closure - Tiger Blvd.

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Bentonville, AR…. There is a street closure on Tiger Blvd. between North Walton and Apple Glen Street beginning Monday, June 20, 2022.  This closure is scheduled to be closed approximately two months’ due intersection and drainage improvements. L...

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

City of Bentonville names new Director of Planning and Community Development

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Bentonville, AR…  The City of Bentonville is proud to announce the promotion of Tyler Overstreet, AICP, to Planning and Community Development Director. Overstreet will lead the department in managing development, long range and compreh...

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Posted on: June 6, 2022

Mayor Orman Proclaims June 5 “Future Mobility Day”

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Bentonville, AR...Mayor Stephanie Orman of Bentonville proclaimed June 5 as “Future Mobility Day” in the city of Bentonville, Ark., in honor of the tech-sector leaders and investors gathered at the 2022 UP.Summit with the shared object...

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Posted on: May 30, 2022

American Girl dolls are back at Bentonville Public Library

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Bentonville, Ark – American Girl dolls are back and better than ever. Bentonville Public Library (BPL) has started recirculating its American Girl doll collection and added five (5) new dolls to the roster. The five (5) new dolls are na...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Library Foundation Reveals Walmart Champion for Expansion

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Bentonville, Ark – Bentonville Library Foundation (BLF) announced at The Big Reveal Event on Wednesday, May 18 that Anthony Soohoo, Executive Vice President (EVP) of the U.S. Home Division at Walmart, will be the Champion for BLF&rs...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Summer Hours – The Fountains at Lawrence Plaza | Melvin Ford Aquatic Center

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Bentonville, AR…Bentonville Parks and Recreation is excited to officially open the Fountains at Lawrence Plaza (LP) on Monday, May 16. Melvin Ford Aquatic Center (MFAC), located in the heart of Memorial Park, will open on Saturday, May 28, in t...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

Name Reveal – Creekside Park | Little Osage Creek Trail

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Bentonville, AR… Bentonville Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce an official name reveal for the park property on SW 28th Street as Creekside Park. The adjacent trail has been named Little Osage Creek Trail. This 1.6 mile trail...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

Lake Bella Vista – Trail Bridge Closure

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Bentonville, AR… Due to considerable damage caused by the significant rain event on April 13, 2022, the Red Iron Bridge, crossing Little Sugar Creek – heading north into Bella Vista, is closed until further notice. At this ti...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Public Feedback Meeting Streets and Drainage

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Bentonville, AR... The City of Bentonville Engineering Department is conducting a Public Feedback Meeting to discuss the proposed drainage and street construction projects listed below. The public is invited to ask questions, view plans, and provide comme...

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Posted on: April 7, 2022

Tree City USA

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Bentonville, AR… The City of Bentonville has been named a 2021 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. This is the 24th consecutive year the City has received this recognition.&...

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Posted on: April 7, 2022

Street Opening – SE 5th Street and Street Closure - SE 8th Street

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Bentonville, AR…SE 5th Street will be open starting Friday, April 8, 2022 between NE J Street to SE Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway.  

Motorist should be aware of this route in anticipation of 8th street closure between SE J Street to SE M...

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Posted on: March 28, 2022

Extended Closure of NE A Street - Razorback Greenway Detour

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Bentonville, AR… In 2021, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announced that it is expanding its gallery and education spaces by adding 100,000 square feet to the north side of the building. With construction beginning this spring, the safet...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

Protected Bike Lanes

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Bentonville, AR……. The City of Bentonville is pleased to announce the implementation of protected bike lanes along two key corridors: NW 3rd Street from Walton Boulevard to the Coler Mountain Bike Preserve, and SW 8th Street from SW ...

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Posted on: February 11, 2022

Applegate Trail Officially Reopens

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Bentonville, AR……. Bentonville Parks & Recreation is pleased to announce the reopening of Applegate Trail. Due to damage sustained during a significant flood event in April 2021, the hard surface trail has been closed between SW 2nd Street an...

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Posted on: February 4, 2022

Start of Construction – Orchards Park Dog Park & Playground

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Bentonville, AR…Bentonville Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce the start of construction on the Orchards Park Dog Park & Playground. Design work has been completed and the bid has been awarded on the city’s second dog par...

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