Tag: City Manager's Report

Parks & Rec success calls for more help

Having become “a victim of its own success,” the Arkadelphia Parks and Recreation Department will be adding a position to assist in management of programs and the youth involved.

CITY MANAGER’S REPORT: Arts Festival, Trick or Treat events keep downtown thriving

First, he thanked the sponsors, staff and volunteers who made the Arkadelphia Festival of the Arts an “excellent event.” Brinkley said his administration was “pleased with the first year’s turnout and had so many people ask to be included next year” so he wants to keep the festival an annual event. “We will have our followup meeting next week and are looking forward to an excellent 2022 event,” City Manager Gary Brinkley told directors.