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  1. Under Construction

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

    Full closure of SW 8th Street between SW I St. and S Walton Blvd. Read on...
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    Temporary Trail Closure – Side path near SW I Street and 14th Street Intersection

    Temporary Trail Closure – Side path near SW I Street and 14th Street Intersection Read on...
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    City Hall Shred-It Day

    The City of Bentonville is hosting “City Hall Shred-it Day” on Friday, October 7th, 2022 at 305 SW A Street from the hours of 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Read on...
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    Storm Siren Test - August 12, 2022

    The City of Bentonville will test the city’s storm warning sirens Friday, August 12, 2022, at 1:00 PM, with weather permitting. Read on...
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    Applications Accepted for Bentonville Airport Advisory Board

    Applications Accepted for Bentonville Airport Advisory Board Read on...
  6. Under Construction

    Street Closure - South Walton

    Lane narrowing for South Walton at 8th Street, south bound lanes, beginning Friday, August 5, 2022. Read on...
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    City Hall Selfie Day

    On August 15, 2022, the City of Bentonville will be participating in #CityHallSelfie Day! #CityHallSelfie Day is an online picture sharing in front of city halls and other government buildings. Read on...
  8. Under Construction

    Temporary Trail Closure – Razorback Greenway through Town Branch Park

    Due to utility construction along the trail, a section of the Razorback Greenway through Town Branch Park will be closed from E Central Avenue to SE Henry Street. Please follow all marked detour signs as indicated on the attached map. Read on...
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    Get Ready for School with the Friends Children’s Book Sale

    The Friends of the Bentonville Library will host its annual summer children's book sale from Thursday, July 28 – Saturday, July 30, 2022. Read on...
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    The City of Bentonville Achieves Pet-Friendly Re-Certification

    The City of Bentonville announced that it has earned City Certification through the BETTER CITIES FOR PETS™ program from Mars Petcare, showcasing its commitment to creating a pet-friendly community. More people than ever view pets as members of the Read on...
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    Razorback Greenway Tunnel Enhancement at I-49

    Razorback Greenway Tunnel Enhancement at I-49 Read on...
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    City Wide Clean the Streets Day

    The City of Bentonville is participating in Keep America Beautiful’s Great Arkansas Cleanup™ by organizing a city wide “Clean the Streets Day” on Saturday, September 10th, from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Read on...
  13. Under Construction

    Lane Closure - SW I Street

    Lane Closure - SW I Street Read on...
  14. Temporary Trail Closure – Razorback Greenway Detour along SE Moberly Lane between E. Central Avenue

    Temporary Trail Closure – Razorback Greenway Detour along SE Moberly Lane between E. Central Avenue and SE 5th Street Read on...
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    Library Foundation Announces New Gifts to the Capital Campaign to Expand Bentonville Public Library

    The Bentonville Library Foundation (BLF) is delighted to announce additional commitments to its capital campaign supporting Bentonville Public Library’s (BPL) expansion. Read on...
  16. Reopening 07.01.22

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

    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. Read on...
  17. Under Construction

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

    Major roadway improvements for SW 8th Street between SW I St. and SE J St. Scheduled Read on...
  18. Under Construction

    Street Closure - Tiger Blvd.

    Street Closure - Tiger Blvd. Read on...
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    City of Bentonville names new Director of Planning and Community Development

    The City of Bentonville is proud to announce the promotion of Tyler Overstreet, AICP, to Planning and Community Development Director. Read on...
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    Mayor Orman Proclaims June 5 “Future Mobility Day”

    Bentonville to honor Bentonville’s tech-sector and the 2022 UP.Summit Read on...
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    American Girl dolls are back at Bentonville Public Library

    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. Read on...
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    Library Foundation Reveals Walmart Champion for Expansion

    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’s Library expansion campaign. Read on...
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    Summer Hours – The Fountains at Lawrence Plaza | Melvin Ford Aquatic Center

    Summer Hours – The Fountains at Lawrence Plaza | Melvin Ford Aquatic Center Read on...
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    Name Reveal – Creekside Park | Little Osage Creek Trail

    Name Reveal – Creekside Park | Little Osage Creek Trail Read on...
  25. Under Construction

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

    Street Opening – SE 5th Street and Street Closure - SE 8th Street Read on...
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    Extended Closure of NE A Street - Razorback Greenway Detour

    Extended Closure of NE A Street - Razorback Greenway Detour Read on...
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    Protected Bike Lanes

    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 Mtn. Bike Preserve, & SW 8th St. from SW I St. to the Applegate Trailhead at SW Sims Drive. Read on...
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    Applegate Trail Officially Reopens

    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 and NW 3rd Street. Read on...