City gives iconic Arkansas hotel a fix-it timeline, backs off threat to close it

Posted: September 19, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

Problems identified at the Arlington Resort Hotel & Spa in Hot Springs included electrical issues, fire code violations and cracks in the building’s exterior.

Hot Springs officials have backed off on their threat to close the Arlington Hotel Resort and Spa on Nov. 8 and instead have given the new owners of the landmark hotel a timeline in which to develop a plan to fix the problems that prompted the threat.

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