News Flash

Posted on: October 18, 2021

Siloam Springs Awarded Bioeconomy Development Opportunity Zone

drone photo of Siloam Springs overlooking the potential industrial area

The City of Siloam Springs, Arkansas, and Ecostrat are pleased to announce the issuance of a Bioeconomy Development Opportunity Zone (BDO Zone) designation. The ‘A’ Rating for poultry litter supply is expected to drive new market devel...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: October 12, 2021

Tree Giveaway Saturday, October 30, 2021

small tree

As part of efforts to increase and diversify the region’s tree canopy, the Walton Family Foundation provided more than $1.3 million to plant 1,239 new trees and give away 5,375 trees to Northwest Arkansas residents. 

Siloam Springs will ...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: June 30, 2021

FHA Mortgage Assistance Available

small grey mission style older house and lawn

As the impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic continue to ripple across our nation, an escalating foreclosure crisis among FHA-insured borrowers is reaching a cataclysmic point impacting hundreds of thousands of borrowers. We understand that many homeowners m...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Planning and Zoning Commission Vacancies

Siloam Planning Map

The City of Siloam Springs has two available positions for Planning and Zoning Commission/Board of Adjustments. Anyone residing within the planning area of the City of Siloam Springs who would like to be considered for an appointment may fill out an appli...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Benton County Rental Assistance Announced

small green craftsman house

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...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Considering Solar or Wind as an Energy Source? Read This FIRST!

solar panels on a white house roof

BEFORE YOU BEGIN:

Before deciding to install solar panels or any other form of renewable energy production, please take the time to fully understand the City of Siloam Springs' Buy-All/ Sell-All policy. You are welcome to direct your questions to ...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Siloam Springs Electric Recognized for Reliability and Safety

Electric Department staff standing outside, lined up

Oklahoma Municipal Alliance (OMA) announces that the City of Siloam Springs Electric is recognized for Outstanding Achievement in the association’s annual Electric Operations and Reliability Competition. Siloam Springs Electric was recognized in...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Grass Clippings on the Road Can Cause Problems

grass clippings on the road

They might not look like a problem, but grass clippings left in the road can create dangerous conditions for motorcyclists and bicyclists, plus they can be washed into the creek causing environmental problems.

Grass clippings can cause dangerous loss of tr...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: May 17, 2021

Electric Charging Station Located at 205 E. Jefferson

hand holding electric charging cord connected to vehicle

Siloam Springs officially has an electric car charging station! Located in the parking lot across from the Siloam Springs Public Library at 205 E. Jefferson. The cost is 25¢ per kilowatt hour. As estimated 2-hour charge will cost approximately $3...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: April 7, 2021

Electric Department Recognized for Reliable Electric Service to the Community

electric substation at sunset

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...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
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...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
Posted on: January 8, 2021

Ambulance and EMS Customer Survey

Medic 3

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...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
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...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
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...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News
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...

Read on...

Latest City of Siloam Springs News