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Posted on: November 14, 2019

The Rink at Lawrence Plaza Season

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Bentonville, AR…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 ...

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City News
Posted on: November 14, 2019

STREET CLOSURE – PRAIRIE LANE

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Bentonville, AR…Prairie Lane, between Levi Lane and Blueberry Lane, will close for utility construction on Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at 9:00 am, and reopen to traffic by 7:00 pm on Friday, November 29, 2019. &nb...

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City News
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Rock Blasting to Close Lanes on Interstate 49 and State Highway 549 in Bentonville

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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.

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City News
Posted on: November 1, 2019

City of Bentonville Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

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Bentonville, AR… The Government Finance Officers Association has announced that the City of Bentonville, Arkansas, has received GFOA’S Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its 2019 budget.

In a release from the GFOA. The award r...

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City News
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Bentonville 311 System Launched to Connect Citizens to City Services

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Bentonville, AR… 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.

The new Bentonville 311 system brings...

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City News
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Bentonville District Court Now Allows Public to Resolve Traffic Citations and Warrants Online

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Bentonville, AR… Those who have received a traffic citation or have a warrant through the Bentonville District Court in Bentonville, Arkansas now have another option. Previously, those who wanted to have their “day in court”...

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City News
Posted on: October 22, 2019

211 Café Opens at Bentonville Public Library

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BENTONVILLE, AR...Bentonville Public Library (BPL) is pleased to help share the news that 211 Café is now open inside the library.

211 Café is owned and operated by Mauricio and Norma Guerrero. They are true coffee connoisseurs and of...

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City News
Posted on: August 12, 2019

City of Bentonville Participates in Community Rating System

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Bentonville, AR… The City of Bentonville has been a participant in the Community Rating System sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency since 1992. This program allows the city to work towards a rate reduction for everyone ...

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City News
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Bentonville Municipal Airport Awarded Grant from the Arkansas Department of Aeronautics

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Bentonville, AR… 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 recently requested and ...

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City News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Bentonville Municipal Airport Recognized as Airport of the Year in the Southwest Region

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Bentonville, AR… The Bentonville Municipal Airport - Louise M. Thaden Field was awarded the “2018 Airport of the Year Award” for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Southwest Region on Tuesday, June 11 at the FAA Southwest Regional Conference held i...

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City News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

The Great Neighborhoods Partnership Program

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Bentonville, AR… Bentonville’s Great Neighborhoods Partnership Program is a new initiative by Mayor Orman to link together her core goals of transparency and improved communication with residents and the Community Plan’s goa...

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City News
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Lake Bentonville Park Closed for Renovations

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Bentonville, AR…Beginning July 8th, Lake Bentonville will close to the public as it undergoes a major renovation project.

Lake Bentonville Park, located at 210 SW I Street, will remain closed through spring 2020. During the time, extensive addit...

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City News
Posted on: May 9, 2019

Mayor Orman Announces 1st Quarter Outstanding Citizen Award Recipients

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Bentonville, AR…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.

Marisa Snow, Counselor at Barker Midd...

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City News
Posted on: May 6, 2019

Green Waste Collection Change at City of Bentonville Compost Facility

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Bentonville, AR…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 no...

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City News
Posted on: February 19, 2019

Bentonville Public Library and City of Bentonville Recognizes African American History Month

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BENTONVILLE, AR...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.

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City News
Posted on: February 7, 2019

Mayor Orman Announces Outstanding Citizen Award Program to Continue

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Bentonville, AR…Do you know any unsung heroes whose praises you’d like to sing? Do you know any groups within the community who contribute to the city but haven’t gotten the recognition they deserve?

Mayor Stephanie Orman is announcing that she plans to co...

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News Flash

Posted on: September 25, 2019

Permitting Goes Online

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The City of Bentonville is pleased to announce the launch of eTrakit, an internet-based software package that allows online access to planning projects and building permit information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

eTrakit can be used by a public user or a...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Mapping & GIS

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View all of our city maps on our web-based format.

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Opening Day At The Rink

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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 12:00pm to 5:00pm, skate sessions at The Rink will be free to the public. At 6:00pm, we encoura...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Freedom Frosty 5k

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Warm up this holiday season with RunBentonville and Camp Alliance for the fourth race in the Run Bentonville Race Series: The Frosty 5k! Medals will be awarded to top overall and age group finishers. Long sleeved t-shirts for all participants. Awards for ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

A Morning with Santa

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Bentonville Parks & Recreation just got the news that Santa Claus is coming to the Bentonville Community Center! We will have a photographer on site to take free photos* of families with Santa. Be sure to join us for choir music, refreshments, and fun...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

November Camp Bentonville Registration Now Open!

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Registration is now open for Fall Camp Bentonville! This fall we are pleased to offer a variety of camps from Mad Science and Camp Lego! These camps will take place during Thanksgiving Break!  

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Art Classes w/ Crystal Bridges

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Build imagination, creativity, and a love for art! Learn about works of art, and explore new art-making materials and techniques with hands-on projects in the studio. All supplies are provided!

Now you can sign up for single sessions! 

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News Flash

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

New 3-Way Stop at Tater Black and Town Vu Road

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Bentonville, AR…Motorist should be aware of a new 3-way Stop at the intersection of Tater Black and Town Vu Road in Bentonville. The new 3-way stop will be in affect beginning October 16, 2019. Traffic Alert Signage is in place as a reminder of...

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Road Construction
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Roadway Construction on SW "I" Street

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Bentonville, AR… Please be advised starting the week of March 4, 2019, Contractors will begin to mobilize and start construction on SW I Street between Highway 102 and SW Mellissa Drive. The reason for this construction is to add an additional la...

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Road Construction