NWA editorial: Fort Smith strikes out

Park deal showed lots of room for improvement

Posted: November 5, 2017 at 1 a.m.

If all of the considerations included in an recent draft audit report about the funding of a Fort Smith sports complex had been followed, it would have been called wisdom, good government and proper fiduciary responsibility.

What’s the point?

A failed sports complex project in Fort Smith, funded in part with public money, is an example of how a city should not pursue public infrastructure.

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