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UA fraternity plans Fayetteville expansion

Sigma Phi Epsilon house will more than triple in size

Subscriber only The University of Arkansas chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon plans to tear down a three-story white fraternity house, one of a handful of buildings across Arkansas Avenue from the front lawn of Old Main, and replace it with a larger structure. Continue reading...

Crossover Road work nears completion in Fayetteville

Subscriber onlyThe end is in sight. Continue reading...

Fayetteville council delays action on rezoning requests

Subscriber onlyThe City Council will wait at least another two weeks before deciding the fate of two high-profile rezoning requests. Continue reading...

Fayetteville Advertising and Promotion Commission fulfills funding requests

Bikes, Blues & BBQ not among 21 recipients

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Advertising and Promotion commissioners awarded $77,830 to 21 event organizers and nonprofit groups Monday, but their awards didn't include any money for Bikes, Blues & BBQ. Continue reading...

Work begins on historic Woolsey homestead in west Fayetteville

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- City leaders and local preservationists got an up-close look last week at the tough task that lies ahead should a more than 170-year-old pioneer home be returned to its original condition. Continue reading...

Fayetteville scooter insurance law takes effect

Police Department offers 60-day grace period before issuing citations

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The Police Department is reminding residents of a new ordinance requiring scooter drivers to insure their vehicles. Continue reading...

Fayetteville rezonings, street request could cause fuss

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Two rezoning requests and a proposed change to the city's street plan are likely to consume the City Council's attention next week. Continue reading...

Fayetteville mayor hosts town hall meeting

Ongoing, upcoming projects reviewed

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Residents can expect continued street, sidewalk and trail construction, a new parking deck and a plan for combating invasive plant species in the next few months. Continue reading...

Arkansas trails boon to regions

Officials see economic boost

Subscriber onlyThe newly opened Razorback Greenway will provide plenty of opportunities for fresh air, scenic strolls and outdoor exercise. But the 36.9-mile trail, stretching from south Fayetteville north to Lake Bella Vista, also has some people in Northwest Arkansas seeing green -- as in dollar signs. Continue reading...

Fayetteville officials permit Dickson Street water slide

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The third time's a charm for a Utah-based company planning to bring a 1,000-foot-long inflatable water slide to Dickson Street this summer. Continue reading...

Walton Arts Center announces $1 million gift

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Marti and Kelly Sudduth have added their names to a growing list of major donors to the Walton Arts Center's expansion and renovation project. Continue reading...

Work stops on Fayetteville student housing project

Developer cites contractual dispute; says construction will resume soon

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A contractual dispute has temporarily halted construction of a major student housing complex near Baum Stadium called Beechwood Village. Continue reading...

Fayetteville to develop invasive species policy

Alderman also enact law banning parking in front of mailboxes

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The City Council enacted a law prohibiting parking in front of mailboxes Tuesday. Continue reading...

Trail changing things

Regional trail expected to influence business, development decisions

Subscriber onlySure, the Razorback Greenway will provide plenty of opportunities for fresh air, scenic strolls and outdoor exercise. But the 36.9-mile trail stretching from south Fayetteville to Lake Bella Vista also has lots of folks in Northwest Arkansas seeing green -- as in dollar signs. Continue reading...

Fayetteville library committee makes revenue recommendation

Proposal includes increased fees, future property tax hike

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Public Library committee on Tuesday finalized a "menu" of cost-cutting and money-making measures to plug the library's growing gap between revenue and expenses for the next three years. Continue reading...

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