Welcome to our new website!

posted in: General

Besides some appearance changes, our content has been rearranged a little so you may find a few things in a different location. Services are listed prominently at top center of each page Board Members and Meeting Schedules can be found … Read More

Funds available to WAPDD to determine “brownfield” status

posted in: General, Grants

Abandoned factories, gas stations and asbestos-laden homes are target areas for environmental assessments with a $400,000 Environmental Protection Agency grant to the Western Arkansas Planning and Development District. Economic development and environmental hazards may not often be thought of as going hand … Read More

State Economic Development Website In Works

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By John Lovett Times Record – jlovett@swtimes.com Arkansas will become one of the first states in the country to have a web-based comprehensive economic development strategy. At the Western Arkansas Planning and Development District board of directors meeting Thursday, Jim Youngquist told local … Read More