Laurinda Joenks

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Voters OK Springdale bond issue

Revenue to fund projects from roads to parks

Subscriber only Voters gave the green light Tuesday to a $224.6 million bond issue to pay for projects from roads to a new animal shelter. None of the six questions on the ballot received less than 74 percent support. Continue reading...

Yard waste collection slated for Monday in Springdale

Subscriber onlyAs residents work to keep their yards neat, so will Waste Management, the company collecting Springdale's trash, recyclables and yard waste. Continue reading...

Springdale seeks bond issue

Nearly $180M in projects on tap if voters grant approval

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE — The city of Springdale plans to proceed with almost $180 million in projects if voters approve a bond issue Tuesday. Continue reading...

Voters to decide if tax will stay

Subscriber onlyEditor’s Note: This is the last in a six-part series on the proposed Springdale bond issue. For previous stories, visit nwadg.com . Continue reading...

Springdale to consider increasing transit payment

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Ozark Regional Transit will continue at full service for a few more weeks in Springdale as the City Council seeks options. Continue reading...

Bond would pay for Springdale buildings

Subscriber onlyThe detective division of the Police Department sits a block from the main office. The evidence locker is off-site as well. Continue reading...

City hopes bonds will build roads

Subscriber onlySuzanne Cartwright gets a lot of windshield time. She drives her four children to four schools and herself to a fifth, where she works as a counselor. She taxis the kids after school to dance lessons, theatrical rehearsals, softball games, cheer-leading practice and church groups. Continue reading...

Springdale approves incentive for Rockline

Subscriber only The Springdale City Council voted 7-0 Tuesday night to approve an investment tax incentive for Rockline Industries. Continue reading...

Major park projects part of bond issue

Walking trails, pond, dog area planned for new park

Subscriber onlyEditor’s Note: This is the third in a six-part series on the proposed Springdale bond issue. For previous stories, visit nwadg.com . Continue reading...

Council hears report on Springdale's Rabbit Foot Lodge repair

Subscriber onlyA plan might make the former home of Sen. J. William Fulbright habitable again. Continue reading...

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