City of Little Rock Public Notice of Intent

PUBLIC NOTICE OF INTENT

TO APPLY FOR GRANT FUNDS

The City of Little Rock will submit a Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) grant application to the Arkansas Natural Resources Commission and FEMA for the purpose of acquisition/demolition of a flood-prone property on October 18, 2017.

The grant application may be viewed at the Central Arkansas Planning and Development (CAPDD) office at the address below. Written comments may be sent to: Amanda Adaire, CAPDD, P. O. Box 300, 902 N. Center St., Lonoke, AR 72086. Written comments will be accepted and forwarded to the funding agency from October 16-November 14, 2017. Questions regarding the above may be directed to Amanda Adaire at 501-676-2721 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

CITY OF MAUMELLE PUBLIC NOTICE OF INTENT TO APPLY FOR GRANT FUNDS

The City of Maumelle is soliciting comments for proposed drainage improvements near the Gables at Maumelle Apartments. The city will submit a grant application to the Arkansas Natural Resources Commission and FEMA for this proposed project using Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) Program Funds.

All Maumelle residents are encouraged to provide comments via telephone 501-676-2721, email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or letter to Amanda Adaire, P. O. Box 300, Lonoke, AR 72086. Comments will be accepted until November 11, 2017.

PUBLIC NOTICE OF INTENT TO APPLY FOR GRANT FUNDS- CITY OF SHERWOOD, AR

The City of Sherwood will submit a grant application to the Arkansas Natural Resources Commission and FEMA to develop mitigation strategies and obtain data to prioritize, select, and develop a community flood hazard project for future funding and/or construction under “Advanced Assistance”. Work will include topographic survey, hydrologic and hydraulic study, environmental documentation and permit applications, geotechnical investigation, roadway design and utility relocation design and preparation of right of way and easement acquisition documentation. The proposed activities will find a proposed solution using sound engineering practices and data for flooding that occurs on Jacksonville-Cato Road in Sherwood, which prevents access to and from the 79 homes in the Creekdale Subdivision, creates a 7.27 mile detour for 5,400 cars per day including residents of 848 homes and two schools, and requires an average of 2.25 swift water rescues per year by emergency response personnel on October 13, 2017.

The Application may be viewed at the Central Arkansas Planning and Development office at the address below. Written comments may be sent to: Amanda Adaire, CAPDD, P. O. Box 300, 902 N. Center St., Lonoke, AR 72086, faxed to 501-676-5020 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Written comments will be accepted and forwarded to the funding agency from October 13, 2017- November 14, 2017. Questions regarding the above may be directed to Amanda Adaire at 501-676-2721 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Guy Receives Rural Services Block Grant

Guy RSBG Grant Award 10.2016

Press Release

For More Information, Contact
Alex Johnston, Rural Services Director
501-682-6011

For Immediate Release

Guy Receives Rural Services Block Grant

 Little Rock, AR: Governor Asa Hutchinson, AEDC Executive Director Mike Preston, AEDC VP of Operations Amy Fecher and Rural Services Director Alex Johnston presented $971,204.94 to 14 rural communities selected for funding through the Rural Services Block Grant Program for Fiscal Year 2017. The grant awards were distributed October 13th at an awards ceremony held in the Governor’s Reception Room at the Arkansas State Capitol.