The Forrest City City Council approved a contract Tuesday evening to allow the city to enter into a contract with ETC Engineers and Architects, Inc., to resolve existing sanitary sewer violations through corrective actions.
Forrest City Mayor Larry Bryant delivered his 2018 State of the City address during a regular city council meeting Tuesday evening.
Two St. Francis County Election Commission members have filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit aimed at removing a candidate for sheriff and collector from the ballot for the upcoming elections.
During a regular meeting Tuesday evening, the Forrest City City Council entered into a contract with an engineering firm in order to complete a sanitary sewer study, remediation and mapping.
Each city department in Forrest City, from public works to parks and recreation, face challenges while attempting to discharge their duties and serve the public.
The City of Forrest City approved over $570,000 in building permits during February, according to records from Forrest City City Hall.
The East Arkansas Crossroads Coalition will host its annual banquet Thursday, March 29, at the Bill Thomas Technology Center for the Delta in Wynne. A reception will be held at 5 p.m., with the banquet beginning at 6:30.
Several local school buildings were recently identified by the state as being underused or vacant and available for charter school use.
Despite making improvements over the past year, St. Francis County has been ranked as one of the unhealthiest counties for health factors in Arkansas by a nationwide annual survey. The county’s overall health rank, however, improved over last year’s mark.
During a meeting earlier this week, members of the Forrest City Civic Center Commission discussed the possibility of changing rental prices for the facility, along with changes to the group’s meeting schedule.