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Fire Protection District Public Meeting December 1
Fire Protection District Public Meeting
Greenwood Performing Arts Center
December 1, 2020 @ 6:30 p.m.


A fire protection district Public Meeting will be held Tuesday, December 1st, at 6:30 pm at the Greenwood School District Performing Arts Center, 515 East Gary Street, Greenwood, Arkansas.

The public meeting is to elect five fire district board of commissioners for four fire districts.

Only registered voters may vote for the Board of Commissioners in the Fire Protection Districts of Big Creek Fire Department, Riverdale Fire Department, Milltown/Washburn Fire Department and Greenwood Rural Fire Department.

The public meeting will explain County Ordinance County ordinance 2020-14, the role of the Board of Commissioners and the fire department levy to be collected on County real property tax statements in 2021.

Nominations for the five (5) member fire district Board of Commissioners for each district are to be submitted to the Sebastian County Judge’s Office, 35 South 6th Street, Room 106, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72901 by 12:00 noon on Monday, November 30, 2020.

Click here to look up your fire district.

Sebastian County residents can receive notifications about this event and other public events through Blackboard Connect.  If you are not receiving notifications from Sebastian County you can register at:   This will enroll you in the Sebastian County Community Emergency Notification Service through Blackboard Connect.

Fire Protection Exhibits:

  • Exhibit A - Petitions from four rural fire departments
  • Exhibit C - Ordinance No. 2017-10 Establishing Fire Departments
  • Exhibit D - Recap of four petitioning rural fire departments




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35 South 6 St.
Fort Smith, AR

Justice Building
901 South B St.
Fort Smith, AR

Greenwood Courthouse
11 Town Square
Greenwood, AR 72936

Sheriff Department
800 South A Street
Fort Smith, AR  72901


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