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Pavilion in the Park was heavily damaged during the March 31st tornado.
Construction / Restaurants & Food / Small Business

Trio’s Working On Reopening After Tornado

Trio’s Restaurant, which resides in the Pavilion in the Park retail center at 8201 Cantrell Road in Little Rock, was damaged in the March 31 tornado. read more >
Ron Harris, a residential contractor and owner of Summerwood Inc., stands in the home of one his clients on Kierre Road in North Little Rock.
Construction / Insurance

Homeowners Shocked at Insurance Coverage Following March TornadoLock Icon

Many discovered that their insurance policies won’t cover the full cost of rebuilding in inflationary times. read more >
Every business in the Colony West Shopping Center was heavily damaged during the March 31st tornado.
Construction / Insurance / Retail

Little Rock Tornado Marks a First for Colony West OwnerLock Icon

The March 31 tornado slammed through the 90,269-SF retail project at 10300 N. Rodney Parham Road — a first for its owner, Midland Atlantic Properties. read more >
Workers remove pieces of the tornado-ravaged roof at Pavilion in the Park.
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Little Rock Retail Sites Make Plans to Rebuild After Storm DamageLock Icon

Three major west Little Rock retail centers waylaid by an EF3 tornado on March 31 are looking to regroup and rebuild. read more >
A lineman strings high-speed cable.

Restoring Power Fast, Even as Scars Linger

Arkansas utility companies worked swiftly to restore services in the aftermath of the March 31 tornadoes. read more >
Little Rock Mayor Frank Scott Jr. and Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders at a press briefing carried live on THV 11 News on March 31.
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Ports in a Storm (Lance Turner Editor’s Note)

We should remember the things that went well during the March 31 storm and its immediate aftermath. read more >
Windows are boarded up at the offices of Pulaski County Title Co. of Little Rock, which suffered damage in the March 31 tornado.
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Planning for Disaster Helps Pulaski County Title Get Going After Tornado

Within about 72 hours of its offices taking a direct hit from Friday’s tornado, the company was back in business. read more >
An Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corp. member utility works as part of the clean up efforts after tornadoes tore through Arkansas on March 31.
Construction / Energy

Utilities Report Success in Storm Recovery

At the peak of the storms, the state’s 17 local electric distribution providers collectively had about 10,000 members without power. read more >
Jake Keet examines tornado damage at the Breckenridge Village shopping center in Little Rock on March 31, 2023
Construction / Restaurants & Food / Retail / Small Business

Jake Keet Surveys Tornado Damage to Breckenridge Village

The storm is a devastating setback for the Keet family's plan to redevelop the shopping center. But they plan to push forward. read more >