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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Meet West Memphis’ new police chief Michael Pope

Meet West Memphis’ new police chief Michael Pope

WEST MEMPHIS, Tenn. — West Memphis Mayor Marco McClendon has announced the appointment of Michael Pope as the city’s new police chief. 

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

New fire station opens in West Memphis

West Memphis opens Fire Station No. 2

By WMC Action News 5 Staff | May 6, 2021 at 6:09 PM CDT - Updated May 6 at 6:09 PM 

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The City of West Memphis Arkansas hosted a grand opening for its new fire station with the new location a...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

Calling all dogs and dog lovers! New dog park opens in West Memphis

There’s a new place to play with “man’s best friend” in West Memphis. Officials cut the ribbon Friday on the Westwood Dog Park. It’s the first-ever park for dogs in West M...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

New West Memphis Junior High School undergoes construction

New West Memphis Junior High School undergoes construction

By WMC Action News 5 Staff
Published: May. 11, 2021 at 6:57 PM UTC|Updated: May. 11, 2021 at 1:29 PM UTC

A new junior high school will soon have students filling its hallwa...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

West Memphis crime rate drops, mayor credits community policing

By Chris Luther |  Updated April 28 at 6:46 PM 

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (WMC) - Crime rates are down in West Memphis and Mayor Marco McClendon hopes the recent approval of body cameras for police officers will help keep the trend going....

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

West Memphis Police officers to wear body cameras

West Memphis Police officers to wear body cameras

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — The West Memphis City Council has effectively decided to have the city’s police officers wear body cameras. 

In a unanimous vote Thursday night, the council ...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

West Memphis opens new state-of-the-art courthouse

Author: Istvan Bardos
Published: 5:53 PM CDT March 24, 2021
Updated: 6:15 PM CDT March 24, 2021

WEST MEMPHIS, Arkansas — The people of West Memphis, Arkansas, have a new state-of-the-art courthouse. It was showcased during a grand opening Wednesday. It has a...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

City of West Memphis opens new library

By WMC Action News 5 Staff | March 23, 2021 at 1:07 PM CDT - Updated March 23 at 2:43 PM 

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Last week, the West Memphis Public Library and Innovation Center opened its doors to the community for the first time.

The library welcom...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

West Memphis We Need Your Help?

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West Memphis We Need Your Help?

During these uncertain economic times it is even more important we work to meet the unique needs of our residents. Public transportation can help provide transportation to travel to job interviews, commute to work, and parti...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

ATTENTION WEST MEMPHIS UTILITY CUSTOMERS

Need help catching up on your utility bill

The Arkansas Utility Relief Program applications are NOW OPEN! Funding can be applied to past utility bills up to 15 months between April 1, 2020, and December 31, 2021. 

The Arkansas Rent Relief Program offers financial help to pay overdue and up...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

West Memphis I-40 Megasite

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The West Memphis I-40 Megasite is certified through Entergy Arkansas’ certified sites program, Select Site, and uses 50-point criteria to declare a site as shovel-ready.

The site is located in an Opportunity Zone, with easy access to the third bu...

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Updates from Governor Hutchinson

Updates from Governor Hutchinson

The State of Arkansas is proactively responding to an outbreak of COVID-19. State and Federal health officials urge social distancing, good hand hygiene, covering coughs and staying home if you are sick.

For the most up-to-date information on COVID-19, ple...

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

ROADS

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Located in the nation’s logistics heart and just a two-day truck drive from 75% of the nation’s population centers. At the intersection of Interstate 55 and Interstate 40 with access in all cardinal directions.

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

RAIL

Rail

West Memphis has two Class I Railroads pass through the city, Union Pacific and Burlington Northern. There are three other Class I rail companies with a presence in the Memphis MSA: Santé Fe, Canadian National, CSX, and Norfolk Southern.

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

RIVER

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The Port of West Memphis is owned by the City of West Memphis and is the only deepwater port in the area.

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

AIR

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The West Memphis Airport is owned and operated by the CIty of West Memphis. Memphis International Aiport (MEM) is located a short distance away. Memphis International Airport is home to the FedEx Superhub and is the busiest cargo airport in the nation.

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

ATTENTION WEST MEMPHIS UTILITY CUSTOMERS

Need help catching up on your utility bill

he Arkansas Rent Relief Program offers financial help to pay overdue and upcoming rent and utilities for eligible Arkansas renters. Landlords who have tenants unable to pay their rent because of lost income or the COVID-10 pandemic also may apply. &nb...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

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Notify Me is a free, subscription-based service designed to keep you informed of the latest happenings at the West Memphis Utilities. 

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

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We now have ONLINE Utility Bill Payment Services.

To Pay your West Memphis Utility Bill online, click the link to the left.

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