Posted on: May 25, 2017

Swimming Lessons Filling Up Quickly

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The Family Aquatic Center offers a June and July session of swimming lessons for $35 per session. Students will receive eight 50 minute lessons.Session I- Enrollment deadline for June lessons is Saturday, June 3rd   June 5th - 15th  ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Parks and Recreation NEW Location

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The Parks and Recreation Office will open for business in their new location at 401 W.  University on Wednesday, May 24. This building was previously the library, but has been renovated to suit the needs of the Parks and Recreation Division.

Offices w...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Fire Department Celebrates EMS Week

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Come celebrate 50 years of EMS with the Siloam Springs Fire Department. Join us at Station 1 (1450 Cheri Whitlock) Friday, May 26 11am-2pm for food drink and a variety of activities for all ages.

May 21-27, 2017 is the 43rd annual National EMS Week 


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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Garage Sale Permits Move Locations

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The City of Siloam Springs has moved the location to apply for garage sale permits to the Community Development Building located at 410 N. Broadway (just north of City Hall). Permits must be obtained to hold a yard or garage sale.

In order to best serve o...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Public Gives Input on "Medical Springs Park"

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The City of Siloam Springs and CARBO Landscape Architecture will hosted a public input meeting May 11 regarding the planning of the land around the new library site. This future park, currently being called Medical Springs Park, will have amenities includ...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Electric Department Introduces New Hours

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The Electric Department will now be open to customers from 7:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Additionally, the Department will close from 11:00 a.m. -11:45 a.m. for lunch.

Posted on: March 30, 2017

Fire Department Implements New Smoke Detector Installation Program

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The Siloam Springs Fire Department is excited to announce a new program aimed to increase the number of working smoke detectors in the community. This service will allow Siloam Springs city residents to receive free installation of battery powered smoke d...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Fire Department Uses Technology to Streamline Burn Permits

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The Siloam Springs Fire Department has implemented a new interactive online burn permit request procedure. Previously, citizens who wanted to burn were able to call Siloam Springs Dispatch and request a burn permit. This option is still available.

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Burn Permit Form
Posted on: March 2, 2017

Siloam Springs Museum Opts to Stay Home

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The Siloam Springs Museum board of directors announced today that the museum will remain at its current location, 112 N. Maxwell Street, one block east of Broadway, in the downtown historic district.

Over the past eighteen months, the board has carefully c...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

City Working Towards Improved Sidewalks

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The city government of Siloam Springs took a significant step toward making-improved and more connected sidewalks a reality last week.

The Board of Directors, at their regular meeting Feb. 21, voted unanimously to adopt the city's Sidewalk and Tra...

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Sidewalk and Trail Connectivity Master Plan
Posted on: February 2, 2017

City Lake Improvements Ground Breaking Ceremony

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The City of Siloam Springs held the groundbreaking ceremony for the City Lake improvements on Monday, February 6 at 10:30 a.m.  These improvements will make City Lake a destination for outdoor enthusiasts, families and visitors from all over the ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

Severe Weather Prep 101

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How should YOU prepare for severe weather?

  • Gather information throughout the day from a variety of sources. Redundancy in weather information gather is a good thing.
  • Weather radio programmed to Siloam Springs area
  • TV
  • Radio
  • Siloam Alert
  • Technology- website, soci...
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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Pedestrian Crossing on Mt. Olive

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The City of Siloam Springs has installed a new pedestrian crosswalk system on Mt. Olive street, just north of Alpine, as part of the Mt. Olive Street improvements project. This new crosswalk signal will allow pedestrians to safely cross the street at this...

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Additional Info on HAWK system
Posted on: December 14, 2016

Update: RoseMarry and Carol Davidson (Missing Persons Case)

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 The active investigation into the disappearance of 18 month old RoseMarry Davidson and her mother Carol Elaine Davidson, age 35 continues. It has been over a month since RoseMarry and Carol Davidson were last seen in Siloam Springs on Saturday, ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2016

Siloam Springs City Lake to Become Regional Attraction with Planned Improvements

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The City of Siloam Springs Board of Directors unanimously adopted the master plan for City Lake, which includes partnering with Ozark Off Road Cyclists (OORC) to bring much needed improvements to the property. With a variety of topography and ecological s...

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Channel 5 (KFSM) news story
Posted on: December 9, 2016

Sex Offender Violation/Violación de Delincuente Sexual

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The Siloam Springs Police Department is attempting to locate registered sex offender Jesus Guerra date of birth December 20th, 1994. A felony arrest warrant has been issued for Jesus Guerra for failure to comply with registration and reporting requi...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Siloam Springs and NWA Named Top 4 Water Sports Destination in the Country

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It doesn't necessarily surprise us to see our region listed as top destination to visit. However, we were pleasantly impressed to see that NWA and Siloam Springs getting the recognition we deserve as a top destination for water sports.

A recently published...

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About Journalist Jenny Willden
Posted on: November 28, 2016

Update- Missing RoseMarry and Carol Davidson

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The Siloam Springs Police Department continues seeking the public’s assistance for information pertaining to the welfare of 18 month old RoseMarry Davidson and her mother Carol Elaine Davidson, age 35. It has been 16 days since RoseMarry and Carol Davidso...

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Missing Person


**Update** The vehicle Carol Davidson was driving has been found but neither Carol nor Rosemary Davidson have been located. They may have been in the Lookout Tower Road east of Siloam Springs during the early morning hours of Sunday, November 13, 2016. Th...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2016

National Drug Take Back

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National Drug Take Back, October 22nd 10a.m. - 2p.m. at the Lobby of the Siloam Springs Police Department. Safely get rid of any unused/expired/unwanted pharmaceutical drugs (prescription or over the counter)

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Posted on: October 13, 2016

SSPD Awarded Grant from Arkansas Highway Safety Office

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The Siloam Springs Police Department has received a $21,000.00 Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) grant. The grant is made possible by funds from the National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Arkansas State Polic...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2016

Clown Sightings in Siloam Springs

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Over the past few days, Siloam Springs residents may have heard rumors or seen social media postings about clowns that are threatening or harassing people. As of release time, there has been one investigation opened by Police related to a disturbing socia...Read on...

Posted on: August 16, 2016

SSPD Assisted in Traffic Control for Fallen Deputy Bill Cooper

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The Siloam Springs Police Department sent a detachment of officers to attend funeral services of Fallen Deputy Bill Cooper. SSPD units also assisted in providing traffic control along the processional route. Rest in Peace Brother. Read more �

Posted on: August 10, 2016

A word from the Chief

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It is with a heavy heart that I post this open letter to the officers of our jurisdiction, the brothers and sisters of our profession and to the residents of our city. Today, an Arkansas brother of our thin blue line paid the ultimate sacrifice, another h...Read on...

Posted on: November 5, 2015

Basin 5 Project Nears Completion- Phase 1

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City crews are nearing completion of phase 1 of the Basin 5 sanitary sewer infrastructure project after months of work. This project has impacted residents along University Street, Garret and Maple. The completion date is this project is January 2016.
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