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Voters To Decide On Benton County Ambulance Plan

Posted: February 9, 2014 at 5 a.m.

Joshua Kirts, a Rogers firefighter and paramedic student, shows on Tuesday Feb. 4 2014 how ambulances and medical supplies are inspected at the start of each shift.

Benton County officials will learn Tuesday whether they can move forward with their plan to pay for rural ambulance service or need to start over after four years of work.

By The Numbers

Ambulance Service Areas

Eight ambulance services cover rural Benton County, with each being assigned responsibility for an area.

DepartmentSquare MilesRoad MilesResidential StructuresPopulation

Bella Vista10.527.8454577

Bentonville75.92312,9415,675

Gravette147.5320.62,1585,221

NEBCO107.3281.72,9207,143

Pea ridge30.382.38582,447

Rogers98/2297.84,7999,474

Siloam Springs148.13,40.936059,260

Siloam Springs148.23413,6059,260

Springdale61103.31,5333,523

Source: Benton County


At A Glance

Polling Locations

Benton County will have 15 polling locations open for the Feb. 11 election on the Emergency Medical Services District. Polls will open at 7:30 a.m. and close at 7:30 p.m. on election day. Voters unsure of their polling place can call the County Clerk’s Office at 479-271-1013.

• Precincts 1, 2 and 4: Gravette Civic Center, 401 Charlotte St. SE, Gravette

• Precincts 3 and 50: Monte Ne Baptist Church, 1610 Monte Ne Road, Rogers

• Precinct 5: Prairie Creek Association Community Center, 14432 Arkansas 12, Rogers

• Precincts 6, 7 and 15: Total Life Community Center, 13710 S. Arkansas 59, Siloam Springs

• Precincts 8, 11, 16 and 17: Siloam Springs Community Building, 110 N. Mount Olive St., Siloam Springs

• Precincts 18, 19, 20, 39, 68 and 70: Cave Springs Community Building, 117 S. Main St., Cave Springs

• Precincts 22, 60 and 72: Centerton Fire House, 755 W. Centerton Blvd., Centerton

• Precincts 21, 23 and 25: Hiwasse Fire Station Community Building, 13690 Fire House Lane, Hiwasse

• Precincts 30, 31, 32, 63 and 66: Bella Vista Church of Christ, 989 N.W. McNelly Road, Bentonville

• Precincts 14, 28, 29, 33 and 58: First Baptist Church of Pea Ridge, 1650 Slack St., Pea Ridge

• Precincts 34, 36, 59, 61, 62 and 64: Bentonville Church of Christ, 811 N. Walton Blvd., Bentonville

• Precincts 12, 35, 41 and 53: Cornerstone Assembly of God, 4055 N. Second St., Rogers

• Precincts 45 and 51: Bland Chapel (Rocky Branch), 8530 Twin Coves Road, Rogers

• Precincts 48, 49 and 67: Lowell First Baptist Church, 409 Johnson St., Lowell

• Precinct 57: Hickory Creek Fire Station, 15645 Arkansas 264 East, Lowell

Source: Benton County

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