Pine Bluff officials hope to change city’s image, lift economy

Posted: April 23, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Jefferson County Judge Booker Clemons (left) and Mac Bellingrath, secretary-treasurer of the Economic Development Alliance of Jefferson County, talk about their county’s recognition as an ACT Work Ready community earlier this month. Officials in the county are working to attract industry and create jobs to stem the loss of population to other areas.

PINE BLUFF -- Mayor Shirley Washington wants people to stop dumping on her city.

Graphs showing Jefferson County by the numbers

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