Historic Springdale Building Earns Reprieve

Buyer Interested In Buying, Repairing Poultry Industry Site

Posted: May 28, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

The exterior of the Jeff Brown Hatchery building at 317 E. Emma Ave. in Springdale.

SPRINGDALE -- The Brown building, a structure on Emma Avenue in downtown Springdale, dodged demolition Tuesday after a buyer showed interest.

At A Glance

Council Action

Springdale’s City Council met Tuesday and approved:

• Rezoning 21 acres at the southeast corner of East Emma and Old Missouri Road, including Parsons Stadium, owned by the Springdale Benevolent Foundation from light industrial to institutional

• A construction payment for the Don Tyson Parkway Interchange to Emery Sapp and Sons for $1.4 million

• Settling two condemnation lawsuit settlements along the 56th Street Improvement and Extension project.

Source: Staff Report

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