The filing period to run for Municipal/City Office in 2016 is from July 29 to August 19. The following is a list of those who have filed so far.
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You may have been hearing about the special election coming up in August for the City of Bryant. Their campaign for it is called "Keep Bryant Moving." I interviewed Bryant City Councilman Jerry Henson today to get help with understanding what it's all about. The video and a synopsis are below.
Long story short:
The City of…Continue
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Due to a lack of items for the agenda, the Benton City Council meeting scheduled for Monday, July 25th has been…Continue
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Benton Mayor David Mattingly announces some good news for the safety of Benton residents. The Benton Fire Department are the recipients of a grant for $956,106.00 over a two-year period from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
It's called the…Continue
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The Benton Advertising & Promotion Commission will meet at 4 p.m. Thursday, July 14, 2016, at the Benton Area Chamber of…Continue
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Candidate Filing for Municipal/City Offices for the November 8, 2016…Continue
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To Haskell residents who were affected by the boil order a few days ago, according to the Arkansas Department of Health, it has been lifted and you may safely use water for drinking and cooking, without having to boil it.
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The following is building permits granted by the City of Bryant for the month of JUNE 2016.
Some entries are denoted with an asterisk (*) because they are not able to be mapped at the time of this writing.
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Thursday night, June 30th, 2016, the City of Bryant hosted an open house event for residents at their Fire Station #3 on Justus Loop. There were inflatables for kids, free hot dogs and drinks and tours of the facility. Bryant is seeking to extend a bond to fund programs for streets, safety and parks. This fire station would benefit from a positive vote in the Special Election Bryant has planned for August…Continue
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According to Saline County Clerk, Doug Curtis, Arkansans can access their voter information with an online tool at www.voterview.org. Created by Arkansas Secretary of State Mark Martin, the website gives users information based on their political party, polling location, and voting districts. Saline County voters even have access to ballots that are specific to their precinct.…Continue
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The days of which fireworks can be displayed by the public has been extended this year due to a resolution passed by the Benton City Council. Citizens may now shoot off fireworks starting Saturday, July 2 between the hours of 10 a.m. and 10 p.m., without being in violation of the city’s noise ordinance.
Resolution number 38 of 2016 states, “Independence Day will celebrate our national pride and heritage and many…Continue
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MySaline told you on Friday afternoon, June 24, 2016 that Haskell Mayor Janie Lyman had appointed a new Police Chief for the City. Click here for that story. The Mayor had no comment about Jim Bauldree, the former Chief and what happened with him. Since then, he has told MySaline he was dismissed from his…Continue
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According to a reliable source, Haskell Police has shifted command. I called Haskell Mayor Janie Lyman for a comment. She confirmed what I heard - that long-time officer Michael Hardester has been appointed as the new Police Chief. Lyman stated that Hardester has worked as a patrol officer for the City of Haskell for many years, and was the lieutenant for the last 18 months.
As far as what happened with…Continue
The Benton City Council will meet at 6:15 P.M., Monday, June 27, 2016, in the Mayor’s Conference Room at the Benton Municipal Complex.
There will be a presentation of the 2015 audited financials by Yoakum & Lovell at 6:15 P.M., followed by the agenda meeting at 6:30 P.M. and the Benton City Council meeting at 7:00 P.M. in Council Chambers.
June 27, 2016, 7:00 PM…
On August 9th, 2016 Bryant residents will choose whether or not to re-issue the bonds created with the 2006 1/2 sales tax that was used to build Bishop Park. Here is a quick fact sheet that answers a…
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The Arkansas Crime Information Center (ACIC) reports that the sex offender listed below has registered a new address on the Sex Offender Registry.
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