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Community Swimming Pools Receiving Makeovers

by Mark Friedman 5/27/2013 12:00 am

Since 2000, a number of Arkansas cities have built their own water parks, which typically feature water play areas and slides connected to swimming pools.

Police and Fire Pension Funds Face Insolvency

by Mark Friedman 9/17/2012 12:00 am

In less than 10 years, seven firefighter pension plans across Arkansas are projected to be insolvent, possibly leaving taxpayers on the hook to pay millions of dollars to fund the generous benefits promised to firefighters years ago.

Cities of Distinction Making Arkansas Stronger

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

Our cities, towns and communities represent the many patches on that quilt, stitched together through pride, unity of purpose and determination. Our cities and towns are determined to make better lives for their residents. They’ve done so through innovation, dedication and plain ol’ tenacity. Arkansas Business Publishing Group is proud to recognize these efforts with the inaugural City of Distinction awards program.