posted: 05/29/2015 3:02 a.m.
Hendrix College came out with a report Thursday that said there is evidence that indicates doing away with at-large seats on the Little Rock Board of Directors would advance the city and give minority-group populations a better representation in local government.
posted: 05/28/2015 3:06 a.m.
A segment of Chester Street in downtown Little Rock will be reduced to a single travel lane in each direction with a center turn lane after Ward 1 City Director Erma Hendrix told city officials Wednesday that she is no longer opposed to the plan, according to a city spokesman.
posted: 05/27/2015 3:12 a.m.
The entire Little Rock Board of Directors will decide the future striping design of a downtown portion of Chester Street rather than a single director having influence on the decision, the board decided Tuesday.
posted: 05/26/2015 2:34 a.m.
It was early December when top city officials presented a proposed budget to the Little Rock Board of Directors for approval last year -- prompting intense and repeated criticism from board members that its arrival left little time for changes.
posted: 05/24/2015 3:23 a.m.
When Joan Adcock is in southwest Little Rock in her official capacity as city director, she often is told by Hispanic residents that they don't trust her, city government or the police.
posted: 05/24/2015 3:15 a.m.
Wastewater utility adds anti-bias rule Little Rock Wastewater followed the city’s lead last week by adopting an official resolution pledging nondiscrimination against employees and vendors.
posted: 05/23/2015 3:19 a.m.
For two months now, officials involved in central Arkansas' criminal justice system have been brainstorming ways they can improve the system at the state, county and local levels.
posted: 05/22/2015 3:20 a.m.
Little Rock's public housing authority is switching to an upgraded software system at a cost of almost $183,000 in hopes of easing several agency processes as well as making it simpler for residents to submit forms.
posted: 05/21/2015 3:16 a.m.
One of the first orders of business the governing body of Little Rock Wastewater acted on while operating under its new name Wednesday was approving a nearly $19,000 contract for a consultant's help developing a long-term strategic plan.
posted: 05/21/2015 3:06 a.m.
Little Rock's bicycle and pedestrian coordinator resigned earlier this month, leaving the part-time position open for applications.
posted: 05/20/2015 3:21 a.m.
A single vote delayed the purchase of riot gear for the majority of the 551-officer Little Rock police force Tuesday, despite the majority of city board members present voting against a deferral.
posted: 05/18/2015 3:33 a.m.
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock wants the support of the city's Board of Directors on its plan to redesign a portion of South University Avenue -- a project that would ultimately have to be authorized by the city and paid for with a mix of funds.
posted: 05/17/2015 3:15 a.m.
Architects tapped for Tech Park phase Little Rock architect firm Wittenberg Delony and Davidson has been chosen to design the first phase of the future downtown Technology Park.
posted: 05/11/2015 3:18 a.m.
The Little Rock City Director for Ward 1, Erma Hendrix, has requested a board discussion on the need for at-large directors.
posted: 05/10/2015 3:55 a.m.
Endangered place list to be released