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City of Bentonville receives GFOA’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Government Finance Officers Association is pleased to announce that City of Bentonville, Arkansas, has received GFOA’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its budget. The award represents a significant achievement by the entity.  It reflects the commitment of the governing body and staff to meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting.  In order to receive the budget award,

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Bentonville Recognized as a Volunteer Community of the Year

Mayor Bob McCaslin is pleased to announce the City of Bentonville has been named a Volunteer Community of the Year for the eighth consecutive year. This honor was achieved due to the generosity of a combined 23,522 volunteers from 49 partner organizations who volunteered 400,601 hours.  These hours are valued at over $9.6 million and represent a generous gift to our community. This award is

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Memorial Park Named USSSA Complex of the Year

On November 16, 2017, Bentonville Parks and Recreation’s Memorial Park Baseball / Softball Complex was honored as the National Sports Complex of the Year by the United States Specialty Sports Association at their National Convention in Daytona Beach, Florida. Memorial Park was chosen for this top honor based on several factors including the number of registered participants, types of events /

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WalStreet Fireside Chat – On Time In Full OTIF

On Time In Full (OTIF) has been a hot topic of conversation in 2017. As we near the end of the year, Ed Oldham, (VP Flow) and Jeff Gruener, (SVP Merch Ops Centralized Solution/Execution) conversed with a group of about 100 learning more about Walmart’s OTIF initiative, where they’ve been, where they are now, and where they want to go in 2018. The two were the featured speakers at the Greater

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Bentonville Receives Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting

Bentonville, AR…The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the City of Bentonville Finance and Accounting Department and Jake Harper, Assistant Finance Director, a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting. The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting

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NWA Technology Summit

Nearly 800 techies and business professionals converged in Rogers on Tuesday (Nov. 10) to learn more about how technology is reshaping the future of everything from fashion to automobiles. “We are living in the age of Gutenberg,” said Jon Stine, global director of sales and strategy for Intel, and one of the presenters at the NWA Technology Conference held by the Bentonville-Bella Vista Chamber

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3rd Quarter Outstanding Citizen Award Winners

Bentonville, AR – October 13, 2015…Mayor McCaslin is pleased to announce the 3rd quarter winners of the Outstanding Citizen Award. The 3rd quarter winners are: Madison Phillips, Katie Morris and the Sharing and Caring Founding Board members. Mayor McCaslin commented when making this announcement, “We received numerous excellent nominations…all very deserving. Nominees not chosen will remain on

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Artists Invited to Submit Proposals for Artwork in Bentonville’s Train Station Park

Artists Invited to Submit Proposals for Artwork in Bentonville’s Train Station Park Bentonville, AR, September 18, 2015…..The Bentonville Public Art Advisory Committee (PAAC) and Visit Bentonville are issuing a Call for Proposals for artwork to be displayed in Train Station Park. The park is on a flat lot with a small gazebo, internal trails with benches and landscaping. It is located in

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Final Habitat Release

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge has cleared out their compound and are releasing Shasta and Izzy tigers into a large habitat. Eureka Springs, Ark. - Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge (TCWR) would like to invite the public to join us on Sept. 26, 2015 at 10 a.m. to watch Shasta tiger, and Sept. 27, 2015 at 10 a.m. to watch Izzy tiger, take their first steps into their new habitat. Shasta and

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