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Little Rock center plans to build new homes for homeless

Resource center adds basement space, aims to build duplexes

Subscriber onlyAs it finishes renovating its basement to provide more space for people to take showers and wash clothes, the Jericho Way homeless resource center in Little Rock also is planning a much bigger project that would give some of its clients their own bathrooms. Continue reading...

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Little Rock mayor unveils plan to quell violence, recruit more police officers

Subscriber onlyLittle Rock will enlist a public relations firm to help recruit police officers from other Arkansas agencies and will give those recruits a $10,000 signing bonus, Mayor Mark Stodola said Thursday while summarizing a strategy to make the city less violent. Continue reading...

Little Rock board vet Cazort seeks city realty slot

Firm once sought; now work to be solo

Subscriber onlyFormer Little Rock City Director Brad Cazort has applied for a new part-time job in the city attorney's office, months after his solo-run law firm unsuccessfully sought a contract for similar work, public records show. Continue reading...

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Work progresses on Central Arkansas Water's new line linking Maumelle

Subscriber onlyConstruction of a large waterline to link Maumelle with Central Arkansas Water has progressed ahead of schedule, officials said Thursday. Continue reading...

Little Rock favors test to feed homeless at new site

Subscriber onlyLittle Rock will forgo adopting an ordinance to crack down on meals for homeless people in city parks, at least for now, and will instead move the location of some of the meals from downtown to a spot about 4 miles away, officials said Tuesday. Continue reading...

Little Rock board's help sought in homeless-feeding move

Subscriber onlyPeople began gathering before the food was ready, and for minutes, light chatter and box fans made the only noise in a warm room clustered with tables and chairs. Continue reading...

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State lawmaker Warwick Sabin studies mayoral run in Little Rock

Subscriber onlyState Rep. Warwick Sabin has begun exploring a 2018 campaign for Little Rock mayor, he announced in a news release. Continue reading...

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