Posted on: April 27, 2017

Special event closing

Mound Street, between Huckleberry and Spargo streets, will be closed to through traffic from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday for a block party gathering. Signs and barricades will be in place, and motorists will need to seek an alternate route during street...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Closing notice

One lane of Bower Street, from Magnolia to Howe streets, will be closed for one week beginning Friday for gas line construction.

The intersection of Russell Street and Elizabeth Terrace will be closed for one week beginning Friday for gas line construction...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Spring Fling citywide cleanup event

Residents can clean out the garage, spruce up the yard, ditch the debris and bring it into the nearest roll off container during the Hot Springs Solid Waste Department's annual "Spring Fling" citywide cleanup on Saturday and Sunday, Apr...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Arts & the Park to host special movie screening at Majestic Hotel greenspace

The 2017 Arts & the Park festival will host a special movie screening at the greenspace formerly occupied by the Majestic Hotel at 9 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, the festival’s opening day. The event, which will be held free of charge, is ope...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

HSPD staffing plan to provide added safety as downtown visitors increase

As a positive measure resulting from the swelling number of downtown visitors in recent months, the Hot Springs Police Department announces a new staffing plan that will increase safety by augmenting the uniformed law enforcement presence downtown.

The pla...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Edwards named 2016 Friend of the Year by the Garland County Master Gardeners

Hot Springs Parks & Trails Greenhouse Coordinator Daryl Edwards was named 2016 Friend of the Year by the Garland County Master Gardeners of the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service.

The annual award is given to an individual who instructs a...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Positive bat confirmed

Hot Springs Animal Services recently received confirmation this afternoon of a positive rabies test on a bat submitted to the state health laboratory. The bat was collected and brought to Hot Springs Animal Services by the mother after her 11-year-old dau...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Arkansas Supreme Court affirms circuit court ruling regarding additional lawsuit

Today, the Supreme Court of Arkansas, in Case No. CV-16-840, affirmed the decision of the Garland County Circuit Court in the matter of George Pritchett, et al vs the City of Hot Springs. In January of 2016, the Hot Springs Board of Directors adopted an o...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Mayor resigns

Hot Springs Mayor Ruth Carney has submitted the attached letter of resignation effective today, March 10, 2017.

“I hope you will join me in thanking Mayor Carney for her years of service to the city,” said City Manager David Frasher. Ma...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Residents asked to help kick off “Knock Out Litter” campaign

March 1 marks the city’s launch of an intensified, multi-faceted litter control campaign through a simple but powerful idea: asking each resident to help “Knock Out Litter.”

With city beautification as one of the Hot Springs Board of Dire...

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Posted on: December 9, 2016

DOT selects Southern Airways to provide EAS at Hot Springs, AR (HOT)

According to Order 2016-12-9 issued today by the Department of Transportation, DOT has selected Southern Airways Express, LLC (Southern) to provide Essential Air Service (EAS) at El Dorado/Camden (El Dorado), Harrison, and Hot Springs, Arkansas.

Southern w...

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Posted on: July 29, 2016

Adopt-a-Street Program kicks off August 1

The Hot Springs Solid Waste Department’s Adopt-a-Street Program officially begins on Monday. Neighborhoods, families, school, youth and civic organizations, and other groups are welcome to participate.

The Adopt-a-Street Program involves area voluntee...Read on...