Documents for February 2011

Rogers State of the City Address

Rogers State of the City Address

Rogers Mayor Greg Hines delivered this address to the Rogers City Council on February 22, 2011.

Feb 22, 2011

Springdale State of the City Address

Springdale State of the City Address

Delivered on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 to the Springdale City Council.

Feb 22, 2011

Arkansas in the Balance shale report

Arkansas in the Balance shale report

A report by the Arkansas Public Policy Panel on the Fayetteville shale.

Feb 17, 2011

Draft of prison sentencing legislation

Draft of prison sentencing legislation

A draft prison overhaul legislation that focuses largely on reducing prison sentences for drug users and criminals under age 18. The governor’s office said the bill has gone through several revision, most of them technical, since this draft was distributed.

Feb 17, 2011

NWACC Employee Survey

NWACC Employee Survey

Employee survey

Feb 11, 2011

Arkansas' most populous cities and counties

Arkansas' most populous cities and counties

The U.S. Census Bureau on Thursday released figures showing the breakdown of Arkansas' 9.1 percent population growth between 2000 and 2010.

Feb 10, 2011

Muhammad January 2011 DHS evaluation

Muhammad January 2011 DHS evaluation

A new mental health evaluation was conducted for Abdul Hakin Muhammad.

Feb 8, 2011

Consultant report on UAPB

Consultant report on UAPB

This report reviewing effectiveness of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff was compiled by a team of out-of-state higher education consultants. The Arkansas Department of Higher Education asked the team to explore potential weaknesses in the university before it recommended approval of a measure that will allow the university to offer its first doctorate.

Feb 4, 2011

Plan adopted for Conway HDC

Plan adopted for Conway HDC

Under a plan adopted Wednesday, the state will move the 50 children living at the Conway Human Development Center to private institutions that focus solely on caring for younger people.

Feb 2, 2011

Remediation Report 2011

Remediation Report 2011

The Arkansas Department of Higher Education compiled a report on remediation. The report includes rates for each public college and university as well as school district data showing how many students needed to take remedial courses before they could take for-credit classes at the college level.

Feb 2, 2011