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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Washington and Benton County Vaccine Clinics This Week with Available Appointments

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Vaccination clinics happening this week in Washington and Benton counties. Everyone over the age of 16 is now eligible. Please share with friends, co-workers, neighbors, as there are plenty of available appointments. Register at https://nwacouncil.org/nwa...
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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Governor Hutchinson 4/13/21 COVID Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson 4/13/21 COVID Press Conference 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tq8e1UJGMTY 
> Total cases: 332,446 
> 224 new cases since yesterday 
> 5,673 deaths, up 8 from yesterday 
> D...
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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Tree Giveaway, Saturday, April 17, 2021

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Thanks to support from the Walton Family Foundation, the City of Siloam Springs will give away 150 trees Saturday, April 17 at 9:00 a.m. in the parking lot across from the library (205 W. Jefferson). 

The amount of citizen turnout determines the n...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Electric Department Recognized for Reliable Electric Service to the Community

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The City of Siloam Springs Electric Department has received national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2020. The recognition comes from the American Public Power Association (APPA), a trade group that represents more than 2,000...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Board of Directors Re-Emphasize Resolution 34-20, Strongly Encouraging the Wearing Of Masks

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During its April 6th meeting, the City’s Board of Directors re-emphasized Resolution 34-20, which the Board adopted before the Governor established the state-wide mask mandate. While the resolution does not mandate the use of masks city-wide, it...

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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: April 1, 2021

SSFD Earns Reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services

Siloam Springs Fire Department ambulance

The City of Siloam Springs Fire Department has earned reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services for its compliance with national standards of excellence. The Siloam Springs Fire Department (SSFD) is one of over 180 ambulan...

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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: February 25, 2021

Water Leak Bill Adjustment Available from Frozen and Broken Pipes

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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: April 6, 2021

Governor Hutchinson 4/6/21 COVID Press Conference

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Governor Hutchinson 4/6/2021 COVID Press Conference 

Governor expressed the importance of getting the vaccination. 

Case report: 331,261 total cases, 163 in the la...

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Posted on: March 30, 2021

Governor Hutchinson 3/30/21 COVID Press Conference

Governor Hutchinson Press Conference Update graphic

Governor Hutchinson 3/30/21 COVID Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4NwWBZDl0U  

> Governor Hutchinson was on a call with WH COVID task force this morning.  

> States will be receiving 5.4 million mo...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

Governor Hutchinson 3/16/21 COVID Press Conference

Governor Hutchinson Press Conference Update graphic

Governor Hutchinson 3/16/21 COVID Press Conference 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pXY-1py_518 

>Vaccine distribution: we have received 1,499,580 doses and given 863,880. 

There...

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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.

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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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