On Thursday, March 25, LRWDB CEO Little Rock Mayor Frank Scott, Jr. delivered the 2021 State of the City address. The event, traditionally held before a live audience of one hundred or more people, was virtual this year and entitled Rebuild the Rock: State of the City Virtual Experience. It was streamed to both the city YouTube and Facebook pages … [more]
Blog - Economic Development
The City of Little Rock has partnered with Our House to provide remote services to residents through a Financial Resources Hotline during COVID-19. To get help navigating the challenges of the pandemic, visit www.OurHouseShelter.org/hotline or call 501-291-0584. The web link will take you to an Interest Form. .
The Central Arkansas ReEntry Coalition (C.A.R.E.) is involved in two important events in August. The Rally for Restoration C.A.R.E is sponsoring “The Rally for Restoration” this Thursday, August 6, 5:30 p.m. at the Pulaski County Court House on Markham and Spring. The event is focused on restoration of voting rights for community members who have … [more]
The Port of Little Rock is the largest industrial hub in central Arkansas with over 40 businesses that employ over 4,000 people. The Delta Regional Authority (DRA) recently approved $2 million in funding for infrastructure upgrades at the Port. This project was made possible through funding from the U.S. Economic Development Administration, Arkansas Economic Development … [more]