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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WalStreet Speaker Series set for August 30 – OTIF

Kathryn McLay, Senior Vice President, Logistics Walmart U.S. Flow, Walmart Stores, Inc will be for speaker for the August 30 WalStreet Speaker Series. The topic will be OTIF - On Time in Full and the event will be held at the Sam's Club Home Office Auditorium beginning at 7:00am. Kathryn McLay currently serves as Senior Vice President for Logistics Walmart U.S. Flow. She started with Walmart

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Mayor McCaslin Announces 1st Quarter Outstanding Citizen Awards and Presents Proclamation for National Volunteer Week

Bentonville, AR – April 18, 2017…Mayor McCaslin is pleased to announce the 2017 first quarter winners of the Mayor’s Outstanding Citizen Award are:  Michael Narx, Bob and Amber Morey and The Torch Club at Boys and Girls Club of Bentonville. Michael Narx was nominated by Angie Brooks, Director of Volunteer Services at Northwest Arkansas Children’s Shelter (NWACS).  Angie first met Mike and his

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The Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Pea Ridge are pleased to announce the expansion of the Chamber’s coverage area to include Pea Ridge. The Pea Ridge City Council adopted a resolution at their February 21 city council meeting supporting the partnership. The resolution with the City of Pea Ridge is a formal alignment with the Chamber to provide advocacy, services and

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