Tagged: Downtown Little Rock Partnership

Arkansas Cities Seek to Create 'Entertainment Districts'

Arkansas Cities Seek to Create 'Entertainment Districts'

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A number of Arkansas cities — including El Dorado, Little Rock, Pine Bluff and Texarkana — are either considering or are taking steps toward creating “entertainment districts” that would allow the open carry of alcohol. read more >

Meet the East Village

Meet the East Village

The area east of downtown received a new name at the 32nd Downtown Little Rock Partnership Annual Meeting: the East Village. Check it out for yourself. read more >

Vote for Public Transit (Jimmy Moses Commentary)

Vote for Public Transit (Jimmy Moses Commentary)

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Recently, the Downtown Little Rock Partnership, the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, the Maumelle Chamber of Commerce and several community leaders have endorsed the quarter-cent sales tax to fund public transit on the March 1 Pulaski County ballot. read more >

Mayor Mark Stodola Looks to Keep Main Street Makeover Moving

Mayor Mark Stodola Looks to Keep Main Street Makeover Moving

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A mix of retail and of-fice buildings that decades ago were part of the city’s historic commercial core have combined with new construction to recast a string of properties. A foundation of restaurants, apartments and the performing arts will be joined by a high-rise hotel redevelopment and the Little Rock Tech Park. read more >

Creative Corridor Unveils Winning Artwork on Main Street

Creative Corridor Unveils Winning Artwork on Main Street

As part of a contest in which more than 30 artists submitted work for consideration, the Downtown Little Rock Partnership revealed three giant banners installed on the west side of the parking garage at 2nd and Main, making Main Street all the more awesome. read more >

Creative Corridor Mural

Creative Corridor Mural

The City of Little Rock in conjunction with the Downtown Little Rock Partnership held a ceremony to celebrate the completion of Matt McLeod’s koi mural at Sixth and Main Streets. The large-scale mural captures the spirit of the Creative Corridor. read more >

MacArthur Park in Planning Stages for New Accessible Playground

MacArthur Park in Planning Stages for New Accessible Playground

A new, universally-accessible, free playground is in the works for MacArthur Park, and will be the first of its kind in the heart of the Little Rock! The imaginative concept incorporates geographic features of Arkansas and will be designed to accommodate a variety of special needs--from individuals in wheelchairs to those with autism spectrum disorders. read more >

DLRP Meeting & Luncheon

DLRP Meeting & Luncheon

The Downtown Little Rock Partnership annual meeting was held at the Statehouse Convention Center. Guests enjoyed lunch and an update on DLRP projects. The mission of the Downtown Little Rock Partnership is to assist in defining and guiding a vision for the future of downtown. read more >