Latest Project of Bobby Roberts, River Market's Arcade Building, Nearing Completion

by George Waldon  on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 12:00 am  

  • Rush Harding III, CEO of Crews & Associates, and his wife, Linda

Note: The Meadors Adams & Lee insurance agency has an option with Clinton-Commerce to purchase its third-floor office space, which represents a 17.6 percent stake in the Arcade Building.


OccupantsSquare Feet
Central Arkansas Library System* 27,832
Meadors Adams & Lee 9,362
Cache Restaurant** 8,514
Unnamed Retailers 4,345
AMR Architects 2,981
Total 53,034

*The CALS-owned space includes a 325-seat theater and offices for CALS, Arkansas Studies Institute, Little Rock Film Festival and Clinton School staffers.

**The restaurant venture, owned by Payne Harding, will lease first and second floor space owned by Monroe Cache LLC, controlled by his parents, Rush and Linda Harding.


Construction Costs 
Building Core & Shell $6,112,773
Cache Restaurant Finish Out $3,167,904
Theater Finish Out* $3,124,236
Meadors Adams & Lee Finish Out $589,135
CALS Finish Out* $541,709
Clinton School Finish Out $291,832
AMR Architects Finish Out $159,882
Connecting Sky Bridge* $132,368
Total $14,119,839

*Paid for by Central Arkansas Library System and includes Arkansas Studies Institute and Little Rock Film Festival offices. The sky bridge will join the Arcade Building with the neighboring Arkansas Studies Institute to the west.



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