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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Lane Closure SE A Street Extension

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EXTENSION APPROVED: 

SE A St lane closure has been extended to 5:00pm on Tuesday, April 30th, 2024.

Original release:

Bentonville, AR… SE A St between E Central Ave and SE 2nd St will have the north bound lane closed beginning 7:...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Coffee with the Mayor set for February 20, 2024

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Bentonville, AR… Mayor Stephanie Orman invites residents to join her for an engaging Virtual Coffee with the Mayor session on Tuesday, February 20, 2024, from 8:00 to 9:00 AM CST. This monthly event provides an informal platform for community m...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

“Plan Bentonville” to provide glimpse of city’s future

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“Plan Bentonville” to provide glimpse of city’s future 

Proposals reflect the input of nearly 2,000 residents

 

 

Bentonville, AR…Bentonville has witnessed an overwhelming response from nearly 2,000 residents since October of last y...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

STREET CLOSURE – NE 2nd St

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Bentonville, AR… NE 2nd St between NE E St and NE F St will be closed 8:00am – 5:00pm Wednesday, February 14th through Friday, February 16th for utility construction. 

Detour signs will be in place. Weather or unfores...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Lane Closure – SE J St

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Bentonville, AR… SE J St will have the south bound curb lane between SE 13th Ct and  Mallard Pl closed 9:00am – 2:00pm Wednesday, February 14th through Friday, February 16th for utility construction.  

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

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

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Bentonville, AR…Today, the League of American Bicyclists honored the efforts of Bentonville to build better places for people to bike with a silver-level Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC) award. Bentonville joins 480 communities across the country in the m...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Bentonville named 2023 Volunteer Community of the Year

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Bentonville, AR… The City of Bentonville has been named a Volunteer Community of the Year for 2023. This honor was achieved due to the generosity of a combined 2,577 volunteers who served 44,167 hours. 

The annual distinction recognizes municipali...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

STREET CLOSURE – Jackson Street

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Bentonville, AR… Jackson St between NW F St and NW Lefors will be closed 5:30am Monday, February 5th through 7:00am Friday, April 19th for storm water drainage improvements. 

Detour signs will be in place. Weather or unforeseen...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

STREET CLOSURE – SE 3rd St

Under Construction

Bentonville, AR… SE 3rd St between SE D St and SE F St will be closed 8:00am Monday, February 5th through 5:00pm Wednesday, February 14th for utility construction. 

Detour signs will be in place. Weather or unforeseen circumsta...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

One Lane Flagging Work Zone – NW A St and NW 9th St

Bentonville, AR… NW A St between NW 9th St and NW Park St as well as NW 9th St between NW A St and NW B St will be reduced to a one lane – flagging work zone 7:00am – 6:00pm Tuesday, February 6th through Friday, March 1st for road construction. &...

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

STREET CLOSURE – SW A Street

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Bentonville, AR… SW A St between SW 10th St and SW 14th St will be closed starting 5:30am Thursday, February 1st and is scheduled to open 7:00am Friday, April 19th for storm water infrastructure improvements. 

Detour signs will...

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Posted on: January 25, 2024

Bentonville Public Library Looks Forward to a Promising 2024

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Bentonville Public Library Looks Forward to a Promising 2024

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In 2023, Bentonville Public Library was the heart of the community. From a Groundbreaking Ceremony to Bentonville 150 celebrations to the Library’s Topping Out ev...

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Posted on: December 18, 2023

STREET CLOSURES – SE C Street, SE D Street, & SE E Street

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Bentonville, AR… SE C St, SE D St, and SE E St between SE 7th St and SE 8th St will be closed starting 5:30am Friday, January 12th, 2024 through 7:00am Monday, May 13th, 2024 for road construction.

Detour signs will be in place. Weather...

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Posted on: December 13, 2023

Lane Closure Extension - SE A Street

Under Construction

EXTENSION APPROVED: 

SE A St lane closure has been extended to 5:00pm on Wednesday, February 28th, 2024. 

LANE CLOSURE – SE A St

Bentonville, AR… SE A St between E Central Ave and SE 2nd St will have the north ...

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

TRAFFIC PATTERN CHANGE – SE J St

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Bentonville, AR… SE J St between SE 8th St and E Central Ave will have a change in traffic pattern. The current two way pattern utilizing the western side of SE J St will be transitioned to the east side of the road starting 5:00am Thu...

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Posted on: October 16, 2023

Street Closure – NW 5th St

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Bentonville, AR… NW 5th St between Dickson and NW D St will be closed 5:30am Monday, October 16th through 7:00am Friday, February 9th for storm water improvements. 

Detour signs will be in place. Weather or unforeseen circumsta...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

Bentonville Library Foundation Announces Phase II of Capital Campaign & Introduces Campaign Champion

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Bentonville, AR...With the exceptional support of the Walton Family Foundation, the Walmart Foundation, Arvest Bank, many corporate, foundation, and individual donors in the community, the Bentonville Library Foundation (BLF) is energized and happy to ann...

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Posted on: September 13, 2023

Construction Begins on the Quilt of Parks - A Street Promenade

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Bentonville, AR…Bentonville Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce the start of construction on the Quilt of Parks – a project connecting six parks and public spaces in Downtown Bentonville. Town Branch Park renovations, the firs...

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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: 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 safety of patron...

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