posted: 04/22/2014 4:40 a.m.
Approval of a location for a new fire station in Maumelle will wait another month while Mayor Mike Watson negotiates to buy privately owned property instead of using a city-owned site.
posted: 04/21/2014 4:25 a.m.
Better involvement of blacks and Hispanics in a neighborhood planning process is the focus of meetings this week in North Little Rock’s Levy area.
posted: 04/20/2014 3:48 a.m.
Clerk, treasurer jobs to combine North Little Rock will combine the offices of city clerk-collector and city treasurer to begin 2015 when City Treasurer Mary Ruth Morgan leaves office after 40 years.
posted: 04/17/2014 4:49 a.m.
How people from different walks of life view the meaning of peace is the focus of an exhibit opening Friday at North Little Rock’s William F. Laman Public Library.
posted: 04/16/2014 4:37 a.m.
A suggestion made Tuesday for North Little Rock to raise its tax on hotel-room rentals didn’t garner the immediate support of the city’s Advertising and Promotion Commission.
posted: 04/15/2014 4:02 a.m.
A new rent agreement between North Little Rock and the Arkansas Travelers Baseball Club Inc. needed Mayor Joe Smith’s vote Monday night to gain approval after some City Council members balked over one specific change.
posted: 04/13/2014 4:37 a.m.
When 80-foot-tall metal power poles began showing up in front and backyards along Willow Beach Road on North Little Rock’s eastern edge, it caught Gerald Paulton Jr. and his neighbors by surprise, Paulton said last week.
posted: 04/11/2014 2:54 a.m.
The North Little Rock Public Building Authority voted Thursday to authorize the refinancing of a $1.85 million loan balance to pay off the construction debt for Dickey-Stephens Park.
posted: 04/08/2014 4:58 a.m.
A survey to gauge the interest of Maumelle residents for potential bond projects will also ask whether city voters would support a quarter-percent sales tax to help pay for an indoor aquatic center, the City Council decided Monday evening.
posted: 04/07/2014 4:30 a.m.
Arkansas Travelers Baseball Club Inc. will pay all debt resulting from the construction cost overrun for Dickey-Stephens Park, relieving North Little Rock of that future burden, according to a proposed agreement between the city and the baseball club.
posted: 04/06/2014 4:20 a.m.
Beatles exhibition kicks off Saturday North Little Rock’s downtown will open a free photographic exhibition Saturday focusing on the Beatles and the 50th anniversary of the rock ’n’ roll group’s first trip to the United States.
posted: 04/01/2014 3:59 a.m.
Maumelle City Council members on Monday evening analyzed seven potential bond projects for the November election ballot and discussed whether an additional city sales tax would be needed to help cover some operational costs.
posted: 03/30/2014 4:03 a.m.
Strolling through the renovated post office building in North Little Rock that opens this week as the William F. Laman Public Library System’s new Argenta Branch, Jeff Baskin marveled over the natural light that fills the historic structure.
posted: 03/30/2014 3:59 a.m.
Gravel-drives rule in districts waived North Little Rock neighborhoods with Restricted Parking Districts must allow gravel driveways to remain until December 2018 if those surfaces were installed before a district’s establishment, according to an amendment passed by the City Council.
posted: 03/30/2014 3:47 a.m.
Several events are scheduled during April to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Camden Expedition, according to the Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission.