Heavy Rains Cause Flash Flooding in Parts of Arkansas

BRYANT, Ark. (AP) — Heavy rainfall has caused flash flooding that’s prompted the shutdown of a major interstate in central Arkansas and the closure of several schools in the Little Rock area. The …http://www.bing.com/news/apiclick.aspx?ref=FexRss&aid=&tid=98D2BE603A074A0DB972FD2D74A089A3&url=https%3a%2f%2fwww.usnews.com%2fnews%2fbest-states%2farkansas%2farticles%2f2019-04-18%2fheavy-rains-cause-flash-flooding-in-parts-of-arkansas&c=10112527789825976065&mkt=en-us

Black Caucus gets zone-plan update

Members of the Arkansas Legislative Black Caucus were asked Monday to encourage investors to participate in a federal program that offers tax deferrals for investments in qualified “opportunity zones,” despite the fact that not all of the rules for the program have been released. The Arkansas Economic Development Commission has Read more…

Arkansas Senate Aims to Rethink Home Design Rules

Legislation targeting local government’s ability to control home design standards in Arkansas has entered the state Capitol, the Arkansas Democrat Gazette reports. The legislation targets the ability …http://www.bing.com/news/apiclick.aspx?ref=FexRss&aid=&tid=92734FEAA1C54B6B874088EACA8CA2E3&url=https%3a%2f%2fwww.builderonline.com%2fbuilding%2fregulation-policy%2farkansas-senate-aims-to-rethink-home-design-rules_c&c=13800790579271423517&mkt=en-us