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Posted on: February 26, 2021

Siloam Springs 2040 Comprehensive Plan

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Siloam Springs is planning for the future. A new comprehensive plan will be the city's long-term guide to growth and development. This guide will identify projects, policies, and programs that accomplish the community's shared vision. Learn more about thi...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Governor Hutchinson 3/2/21 COVID Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson 3/2/2021 COVID Press Conference

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zT3lTsvtnWs

>Total vaccines received 1,066980 vaccines with 652,702 vaccines given. 

>Currently in phase 1B of vaccine administration. 

>Expanding P...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Water Leak Bill Adjustment Available from Frozen and Broken Pipes

sager creek downtown with snow and ice

Last week’s winter weather across the south was unprecedented. We are all still working through the aftermath of the snow and cold temperatures. First, let me say thank you to all city staff that worked hard to continue service to our residents....
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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Odor in City Water Explained

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We've gotten a few complaints about City tap water smelling badly and being cloudy over the last week. Here's why:
The dirt smell in drinking water is caused by a naturally occurring chemical compound called geosmin. It is produced by bac...
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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Governor Hutchinson 2/23/21 COVID Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson 2/23/21 COVID Press Conference 

>Our nation has passed 500,000 deaths of COVID.  

Vaccination group 1B...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

Governor Hutchinson COVID 2/16/2021 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson 2/16/2021 COVID Press Conference 

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

First focused on weather- it will be an issue through at least Friday 

Seeing the most severe weather event in our...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Governor Hutchinson COVID 2/9/2021 Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson 2/9/21 COVID Press Conference 

In the 1B portion of vaccination distribution.  

All long-term care facilities have had ...

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Benton County Rental Assistance Announced

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Benton County Partners with Excellerate Foundation on $8MM in Rental Assistance

Benton County will distribute federal funds through the foundation to provide COVID-19 relief.

Benton County Judge Barry Moehring is pleased to announce a collaboration with Exc...

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

Ambulance and EMS Customer Survey

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The Siloam Springs Fire Department announces an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Customer survey. This will allow customers a way to provide valuable insight and feedback into our performance. The survey lets individuals who have been treated by one of th...

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

City Begins Requiring Driveway and Fence Permits

privacy fence in a grassy backyard and driveway in front of a small home

The City will require driveway paving and fence permits starting on January 11, 2021. The permits apply to any new fencing or paving that is not already associated with an existing building permit. The fee for residential use is $10.00 for either permit.

T...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

Governor Hutchinson 2/2/21 COVID Press Conference and Community Leaders Letter

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Governor Hutchinson 2/2/21 COVID Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P8CoLefFLKM   

> Monthly revenue report is up. Exceeding forecasts. Surplus over forecast ...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

City Water Treatment Plant Upgrades, Financing Administered by Arkansas Department of Agriculture

Aerial View of Water Treatment Plant

Construction of upgrades and improvements to the Daniels Water Treatment Plant, Water Plant Improvement Project for the City of Siloam Springs, was financed by the Environmental Protection Agency State Revolving Fund. The Environmental Protection Agency p...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

Mayor, At-Large Board Members Sworn In

Mayor Judy Nation holding her hand up, swearing the Mayoral oath with her family standing behind her

Congratulations to Mayor Judy Nation, At-Large Director Reid Carroll, At-Large Director David Allen, and At-Large Director Carol Smiley who were sworn in by Judge AJ Anglin at the Tuesday, January 5 Board of Directors Meeting. 

The form of governm...

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Posted on: December 15, 2020

Thank you, Mayor Turner

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We’d like to express our gratitude to Mayor John Mark Turner, who has served on the City of Siloam Springs Board of Directors since 2006. He served the residents of Ward 1 until he was elected Mayor in 2012. Mayor Turner serves on the Siloam Springs Chamb...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

WOKA Whitewater Park Ground Breaking

artistic rendering of the WOKA whitewater park- drawing of people watching kayaking with dam behind

Officials from Grand River Dam Authority and City of Siloam Springs announced today a collaboration to build a new whitewater park on the Oklahoma and Arkansas border. Philanthropic support from the Walton Family Foundation provided funding for the design...

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