U.S. Army Corps of Engineers: Little Rock District teams to evaluate sites for use as alternate-care-facilities
Release No: 24-20Release: ImmediatelyMarch 27, 2020Contact: Public Affairs, firstname.lastname@example.orgMedia after hours: 501-563-6835Little Rock District teams to evaluate sites for use as alternate-care-facilitiesLITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Little Rock District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has assembled field assessment teams tasked with evaluating existing sites for the possible conversion into alternate-care-sites in Arkansas.The Corps' teams, at the request of FEMA and the State of Arkansas, are
For Immediate Release: March 26, 2020Contact: Christina Williams, Coordinator of Public Information email@example.comFort Smith Public Schools to Serve Grab-And Go Breakfast and Lunch through April 17 Fort Smith, AR, March 26, 2020 – Fort Smith Public Schools will serve grab-and-go breakfast and lunch at its 19 Elementary Schools beginning Monday, March 30, through Friday, April 17. Meals will be served from 11 AM to 1 PM during regularly scheduled school calendar days. Meals will not be
United Federal Credit Union – Press Release March 26, 2020 Contact: Matt Orlando Phone: (888) 982-1400 ext. 1473 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org United Federal Credit Union, 2807 South State Street, St. Joseph, MI 49085 United Federal Credit Union Offers Financial Relief to Members, Community During COVID-19 Pandemic ST. JOSEPH, Mich. – United Federal Credit Union (United) has launched a Member Assistance Program designed to provide financial relief to those impacted by the COVID-19
Contact: Jurena L. Storm, CAP-OM Office of Mayor George B. McGill City of Fort Smith, Arkansas Office: (479) 784-2344 Cell: (479) 221-7831 E: Jurena.Storm@FortSmithAR.gov | www.fortsmithar.gov For Immediate Release City of Fort Smith Parks Limits Access to Specific Playground Equipment FORT SMITH, Ark. (March 26, 2020) – Following the lead of Sebastian County Judge, David Hudson, the City of Fort Smith Parks & Recreation Department has limited access to specific playground
Contact: Jurena L. Storm, CAP-OM Office of Mayor George B. McGill City of Fort Smith, Arkansas Office: (479) 784-2344 Cell: (479) 221-7831 E: Jurena.Storm@FortSmithAR.gov | www.fortsmithar.gov For Immediate Release First COVID-19 Case Confirmed in Fort Smith FORT SMITH, Ark. (March 21, 2020) – Mayor George McGill and City Administrator, Carl Geffken were alerted by Arkansas Department this morning of the first positive Coronavirus (COVID-19) case in Fort Smith. Governor Hutchinson
A message for the community March 20th, 2020 Extending a helping hand During these uncertain times we must all do what we can to help one another. That's why we've decided to do our best to help our community by offering free mowing to those without lawn equipment affected by the recent covid-19 outbreak, and the subsequent fallout. We're here for you and your loved ones and our community, and we hope that this small act will reverberate throughout our community. Sincerely, Benn and Brandon ©
Media Contacts: Alicia Agent, Baptist Health(479) 441-5445Alicia.Agent@baptist-health.org Mardi Taylor, Mercy Fort Smith (479) 314-1101 Mardi.Taylor@mercy.net NEWS RELEASEHotline Provides Answers, Screening for COVID-19Joint effort between Mercy Fort Smith, Baptist Health begins Thursday FORT SMITH, Ark. (March 19, 2020) – A hotline is now available for River Valley residents who are concerned about COVID-19. The number to call is (479) 289-6508. The hotline will be staffed from 8 a.m.
Contact: Jurena L. Storm, CAP-OMOffice of Mayor George B. McGill City of Fort Smith, ArkansasOffice: (479) 784-2344 Cell: (479) 221-7831E: Jurena.Storm@FortSmithAR.gov| www.fortsmithar.gov For Immediate Release River Valley Stands Together River Valley Strong! River Valley State Senator Mat Pitsch, State Representatives, County Judges, Mayors, and a City Administrator met at the Sebastian County Emergency Operations Center along with County Health Administrators, EMS operators,
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 16, 2020 CONTACT: Stacie Smith Public Affairs Associate 1.479.252.2610Arkansas Oklahoma Gas Company Suspends Disconnections in Response to COVID-19 Fort Smith, AR – Arkansas Oklahoma Gas Company (AOG) today announced the suspension of service disconnections to any customers who are having a hard time paying their bill. This policy will remain in effect until April 30, 2020. At that time the company will evaluate whether to extend the suspension.“Right now, our top
The Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loan program has been made available to eligible businesses and private non-profits that were impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loan program has been made available to eligible businesses and private non-profits that were impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Any such Economic Injury Disaster Loan assistance declaration issued by the SBA makes loans available to small businesses and private non-profit organizations in designated counties of the state (county by county). SBA’s Office of Disaster Assistance will coordinate with the State to submit the request for
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 11, 2020Governor Hutchinson Confirms State’s First Presumptive Positive COVID-19 CaseSigns Executive Order to Provide Increased Support for State ResponseLITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today confirmed the first presumptive positive case of coronavirus, known as COVID-19, in Arkansas.The case has been tested positive by the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) and sent to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for confirmation. The individual is currently
Contact: Jurena L. Storm, CAP-OMOffice of Mayor George B. McGillCity of Fort Smith, ArkansasOffice: (479) 784-2344 Cell: (479) 221-7831E: Jurena.Storm@FortSmithAR.gov | www.fortsmithar.gov MEDIA ADVISORYWest Arkansas 2020 Stakeholder Meeting WHO: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Little Rock District) will hold a West Arkansas Partnering Meeting with representatives from Little Rock District’s Emergency Management Office, Water Management, Dam Safety, Levee Safety and Operations Division attending