Visit Bentonville OKs lodging tax increase

Posted: November 3, 2017 at 1:03 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette File Photo/ANTHONY REYES Downtown Bentonville Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017.

Now it's up to City Council on whether or not visitors will pay an increased lodging tax when staying in the city.

Public Art

Bentonville Advertising and Promotion Commission approved spending $18,500 for “Sassy the Sasquatch” to be at the southwest corner of Northwest A Street and Tiger Boulevard. Sassy is a 10-foot-tall Sasquatch sculpture made out of sheet metal and bike chains. Amanda Willshire is the artist.

Source: Staff Report

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