Entries by Cozetta Jones

Metroplan needs your voice. Be a part of Central Arkansas’ Future.

Metroplan is restructuring the Regional Advisory Committee (RAC). The new structure provides a broader insight and representation of the various elements of our community, our population and our economy. There are 24 available positions in Pulaski County, 12 organization positions and 12 individual positions.  Organization areas of interest are environmental, senior citizen, youth, bicycle & […]

Counties Seek Public Input at Meetings about the Southwest Trail Connecting Hot Springs and Little Rock

Pulaski, Saline, and Garland Counties, in coordination with the Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) and Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), will hold three public involvement meetings to present and discuss location alternatives for the Southwest Trail (bicycle and pedestrian path) connecting the City of Hot Springs with the City of Little Rock. The meetings will be […]

Early Voting Starts Today

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: October 22, 2018 TO: Media and Pulaski County Voters FROM: Bryan Poe, Director of Elections Early Voting for the General Election begins on Monday, October 22, 2018.  Pulaski County voters can cast their ballots at any of the nine early voting locations in the county.  Early voting at our eight off site locations will begin on […]

Sherwood Early Voting Location Moved

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: October 18, 2018 TO: Media and Pulaski County Voters FROM: Bryan Poe, Director of Elections Early voting for the November 6, 2018 General Election starts on October 22, 2018.  The Pulaski County Election Commission has moved the Sherwood Early Voting Location from the Jack Evans Senior Center to the First Christian Church of Sherwood, located […]

Pulaski County to Host Veterans Benefits Fair October 27

Pulaski County Community Services will host a free Veterans Benefits Fair, Saturday, October 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at UA-Little Rock, Donaghey Student Center. Vendors will share information, answer questions regarding healthcare needs and perform wellness checks. Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System and Department of Veterans Affairs will assist veterans in signing up […]

Election Commission Informs Citizens of Voter ID Changes

MEDIA RELEASE DATE: October 11, 2018 TO: Media and Pulaski County Voters FROM: Bryan Poe, Director of Elections SUBJECT: November 6, 2018 General Election The November 6, 2018 General Election is quickly approaching.  Early Voting starts on October 22, 2018, and we wanted to provide information about some important aspects of election procedure to inform the voting public about […]

Champions of Youth to Spotlight Heroes of the Community

Pulaski County Youth Services will host ‘Heroes of the Community,’ the 5th Annual Champions of Youth Awards Gala on Thursday, Oct. 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Masonic Center located at 712 Scott Street in downtown Little Rock. Proceeds from the dinner benefit the afterschool and out-of-school programs provided free-of-charge in underserved communities by Pulaski […]

Pulaski County Quorum Court Member Appointed to National Steering Committee for Public Safety

Pulaski County Justice of the Peace, Paul Elliott has been appointed to the National Association of Counties’ Justice and Public Safety Steering Committee. Elliott was appointed to the committee to serve a one-year term by the Arkansas Association of Counties and NACo’s President Greg Cox. NACo’s Justice and Public Safety Steering Committee has jurisdiction over […]