Market May Close Streets

Ordinance Would Allow Expansion On Square

Posted: April 17, 2013 at 5 a.m.

The Fayetteville Farmers’ Market could close all four streets on the downtown square Saturday mornings if aldermen approve an ordinance in the weeks ahead.

At A Glance

Council Action

Fayetteville’s City met Tuesday and approved:

• Opposing a large hog farm along a tributary to the Buffalo National River

• A construction management contract with Rogers-based Baldwin & Shell Construction Co. for a downtown parking deck

• Adding several projects, including Old Wire Road and Zion Road widening, regional park access and College Avenue enhancement, to the Transportation Improvement Bond Program

• Appointing Bobby Ferrell and Hannah Withers to the Fayetteville Advertising and Promotion Commission

• Naming the Fayetteville District Court courtroom the “Fayetteville District Judge Rudy Moore Courtroom.”

Source: Staff Report

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