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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 7/6/2020 Press Conference

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The Governor announced the new testing goal for July is 200,000. He also announced two contracts for more contact tracers.

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 Press Conference 7/6/2020https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBNepPVvUGI-Saturday reported 587 new cases-Sun...

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Extended Transfer Station Hours and Week of Free CleanUp Drop Off

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Beginning Monday, June 29, the Transfer Station will be open the hours of Monday- Friday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm and Saturday 9:00 am -12:00 pm. During the week staff will use the 3:00 hour to clean and sanitize the facility. Hours were previously cut due to CO...

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Posted on: July 3, 2020

Governor Hutchinson 7/3/2020 COVID-19 Press Conference

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John Wilkerson, general counsel for the Arkansas Municipal League says, “by not wearing a mask you pose a direct threat to your community”, regarding the model ordinance.The Governor worked with the Arkansas Municipal League to create ...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 7/2/2020 Press Conference

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Arkansas saw the single highest day of new cases since the beginning of the pandemic with 878 new cases bringingthe  total number of cases to 22,075; 6,098 being active cases.

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 Pres Conference July 2, 2020https://www.yo...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 17, 2020

4th of July "Fire in the Sky" Fireworks Show

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The City of Siloam Springs Parks and Recreation Division is excited to announce that yes, we are having the 4th of July "Fire in the Sky" fireworks show.

Because of COVID-19 parking will be limited. Cars will be spaced 8 feet apart and social di...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 7/1/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 7/1/2020 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hsaPOp8fTic 

-If people don’t wear masks, we will not be able to have sports this year. We wear our masks to reduce the spread of th...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/30/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/30/2020 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jyw7xPCqGZg 

-Yesterday we had 20,257 up 520 cases to 20,777 cases 

-Down 10 to 290 hospitalization 

-Up 5 deaths to...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/29/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/29/2020 Press Conference  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uC6i7wDA6AE 

-Received 15,000 N95 masks from PPE procurement and FEMA 

-Concerned with compliance with social distancing an...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/26/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson’s Friday press conference revealed Arkansas’ highest number of community cases to date with 669. The NW health area also has 43% of the hospitalizations in the state and 44% of ICU admits. There are 42 ICU beds avai...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/23/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/23/2020 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1YG5jolJLQk 

-Yesterday 16,083 cases, additional 595 cases to 16,678 cases 

-595 new cases- 212 in correctional facilities, community cases- 3...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 4, 2020

Municipal Election Candidates

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Announcing the candidates for the upcoming municipal election August 11. If no candidate receives the majority of votes cast in the primary, the two candidates receiving the highest number of votes shall be the nominees for the respective offices to be vo...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/22/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/22/2020 Press Conference  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1FZvHJaOns 

-Yesterday 15,561 up 522 cases to 16,083 

-5,063 active cases 

-Of the 5,063 active cases= 106 nursing...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/19/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/19/2020 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hthOTBUw0hQ 

-Unemployment rate has declines in May. State numbers went down 1.3% in May with 9.5% unemployment rate. There are 46,378 employ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/18/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/18/2020 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOqGsef7XKM from Ft. Smith 

-Yesterday 13,606 cumulative cases, added 322 cases 13,928 

-Of the 322 cases- Washington 46, Benton 33, ...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 17, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/17/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/17/2020 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dMfkHtXuUs0 

-Yesterday 13,191 case, up 415 cases to 13,606 

-35 in correction facilities- 380 community cases 

-4,4...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/16/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson 6/16/2020 COVID-19 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QfjVR7lRaFU 

-12,917 cases yesterday, additional 274 today to 13,191 

-Up 8 hospitalizations to 214 

-Up 6 deaths to...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/15/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMFmg42uHEM 

“We are at an important time in terms of this pandemic. We obviously have a significant increase in cases in NWA and we...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 10, 2020

3% Service Charge for Credit/Debit Cards Reinstated June 12

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We appreciate your cooperation during this difficult time, especially in regards to City building closures and restrictions. On April 11, the City suspended the 3% service fee for payment of City utility bills with credit/debit cards.

The service 3% servic...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/12/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/12/2020 Press Conference  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTEemkPirUM 

-Yesterday had 10,860; up 731 cases in 24 hours to 11,547 cases 

-3,764 active cases&nbs...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/11/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/11/2020 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QbZlXePtme8 

-Yesterday 10,368, additional 448 to 10,816 cases cumulative 

-448- 4 in corrections, 444 community ca...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 10, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/10/2020 Press Conference- Arkansas Moving to Phase 2 Monday, June 15

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Governor Hutchinson announced at today’s COVID-19 press conference that Arkansas will move to Phase 2 Monday, June 15. However, he states that we are "not out of the woods" and that people need to continue to do what they can to keep t...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 9, 2020

Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/9/2020 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/9/2020 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=plfKJTj_cyg 

-9,740 cases yesterday, today added 340 cases for a total of 10,080 cases 

-340 cases- 34 in correction...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 4, 2020

Governor Hutchinson 6/4/2020 COVID-19 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/4/2020 Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhXfqkRgNPw 

-Yesterday 8,067, additional 358 to 8,425 cases (only 2 from correctional facilities) 

-Deaths increased by 9 to...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 2, 2020

Governor Hutchinson 6/2/2020 COVID-19 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson COVID-19 6/2/2020 Press Conference  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V8HEjHL7SOw  
-State Revenue Report: May- up $80 million over the revised forecast 
-May 3.4% below state revenue compared to last year. &...
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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

City-Wide Public Health Emergency

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Siloam Springs City Administrator Phillip Patterson has declared a city-wide Public Health Emergency. "We must work together to uphold the health of our community by responding to COVID-19 appropriately. This includes social distancing, which has bee...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Emergencia de Salud Publica en Toda la Ciudad

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Administrador de la ciudad de Siloam Springs Phillip Patterson ha declarado una Emergencia de Salud Publica en toda la ciudad. “Debemos trabajar juntos para defender la salud de nuestra comunidad respondiendo a COVID-19 adecuadamente. Esto inclu...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

The Siloam Springs Virtual Library is Always Open

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While the Library may be closed, our digital resources are always available.

Thousands of e-books and audio books are available through Arkansas Library to Go.  https://lib2go.overdrive.com/

Magazines and audio books are available through RBDigital...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: January 2, 2020

Wastewater Treatment Plant Team Featured

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One of the things that we don't talk about often is the wastewater treatment plant. Most people don't think about what happens down line from their drains and toilets. We rely on an incredibly talented team to make sure our wastewater is safely treated. H...

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Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: November 21, 2019

Outdoor Warning System Testing Changes Days

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The City of Siloam Springs will change the days of outdoor warning system to the first Monday of the month at 1:00 p.m. beginning December 2. “Historically we have tested sirens on the first Friday of every month. We’re going to change...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Benton County Solid Waste Satellite Convenience Center Dates and Hours Change

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The Benton County Solid Waste Satellite Convenience Center changed dates and hours of operation to the first and third Saturday of every month from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. beginning November 1, 2019. The Convenience Center is located next to the Transfer S...

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