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December 12th, 2013

Texarkana, Arkansas Live United Bowl

Texarkana, Arkansas Live United Bowl
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October 14th, 2013

City to host first annual Oktoberfest at the Front Street Festival Plaza Saturday October 19th

City to host first annual Oktoberfest at the Front Street Festival Plaza Saturday October 19th
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September 27th, 2013

Upcoming Road Closures

Phillips Lane will be closed for traffic beginning Monday September 30th to perform bridge demolition and replacement. The work is expected to take 8 weeks and be opened for traffic November 30th. Please see the attached map.

Magee Drive will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday September 30th for Box Culvert Replacement. This work is expected to be completed and opened back up for traffic by October 30th. Please see the attached map.

Garland Avenue will be closed to through traffic beginning September 30th for street stabilization improvements. The work is expected to be completed within two weeks and opened back up for traffic by October 15th.

September 12th, 2013

Four States Auto Museum to Hold 8th annual Car show

Four States Auto Museum to Hold 8th annual Car show
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September 12th, 2013

Cruise Night 2013

Cruise Night 2013
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September 12th, 2013

2012 Street Bond Program Update

2012 Street Bond Program Update
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September 3rd, 2013

Come Together to Recycle

Come Together to Recycle
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July 2nd, 2013

Holiday Springs Water Park Now Open

For information on times and tickets go to

www.holidayspringswaterpark.com


June 12th, 2013

Sparks in the Parks

Sparks in the Parks
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Come celebrate our country’s independence at Texarkana’s largest event of the year. The event will offer fun for the entire family and a spectacular fireworks show.

Schedule of Events

  • Fishing Derby @ Bobby Ferguson Park sponsored by Texarkana Radio - 10 am until Noon (Ages 5-16)
  • Fairgrounds, Food concessions, & kids’ activities begin 4 pm
  • Opening Ceremony (invocation, color guard, National Anthem) 6 pm
  • Live music begins 6:20 pm
  • Fireworks begin 9:30 pm (presented by Texarkana Liberty Pyrotechnics)


Event Activities (begin at 4 pm and lasts until the fireworks begin)
  • Rock climbing wall
  • Kids Karaoke
  • Photo Contest sponsored by Patterson’s photography shop
  • Kids bounce houses
  • Sandbox
  • Ice Cream eating contest
  • Four States Barnyard
  • Ag learning center
  • Inflatable obstacle course


AND MORE!!!

join us on facebook at www.facebook.com/texarkanasparks


June 5th, 2013

Community Day

Community Day
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May 7th, 2013

City to hold CDBG Public Hearings



CITY OF TEXARKANA
FY 2014 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM
FIVE YEAR ACTION PLAN ANNOUNCEMENT OF PUBLIC HEARINGS



The City of Texarkana, Arkansas ANTICIPATES that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will allocate Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds in an amount of $229,648.00. Agencies, organizations, public institutions and all citizens are invited to attend public hearings for the intent of providing input for budgeting of expenditures of funds administered by the Public Works Department annual Action Plan. You may also bring recommendations to the Public Works Office Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Texarkana, Arkansas, City Hall Lower level.

Three (3) public hearings are scheduled at the following times and locations:

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. Iron Mountain Neighborhood Center, 1101 Couch Street, Texarkana, Arkansas

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Sandflat/Glendale Neighborhood Center, 209 E. 14th Street, Texarkana, Arkansas

Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. College Hill Center, 1002 Ferguson Street, Texarkana, Arkansas

Technical questions regarding eligible CDBG activities should be directed to Tracie Lee, CDBG Administrator at (870) 779-1354.

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