Storm Destructive

5-Inch Rain Deluge Does $180,000 In Damage

Posted: April 24, 2013 at 5 a.m.

A storm that dumped about 5 inches of rain in Bentonville last week caused roughly $180,000 in damage to city infrastructure, Mayor Bob McCaslin told City Council members Tuesday.

At A Glance

Council Action

Bentonville's City Council met Tuesday and approved:

• A plat for Willowbrook Farms Subdivision on Southwest Shell Road

• Appointing Robert Apple to the Advertising and Promotion Commission through Dec. 31, 2016

• An amendment to the design contract for work to Northwest Second Street

• A bid for three utility vehicles from Da Kawa Cycle Center for $39,336 for the Parks and Recreation Department

SOURCE: Staff Report

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