Program Expands To Armory
State To Spend $1 Million On Renovation
Posted: November 1, 2012 at 5 a.m.
The state prison system’s work release program in Springdale will be expanding to the old armory.
At A Glance
The Springdale Armory
The National Guard built the Springdale armory on property donated by the Springdale Industrial and Agricultural Foundation. Construction began in 1946 and was finished in 1947. The armory was turned over to the city Nov. 16, Morgan said. The National Guard and Army Reserve opened a $22 million, 105,825-square-foot building in Bentonville for units from Bentonville, Fayetteville, Rogers and Springdale.
Source: Staff Report
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