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Circuit Clerks 2023 Fall Meeting...

Circuit Clerks will meet at Mount Magazine State Park.


Supervisor Bootcamp...


Assessors 2023 Fall Meeting...

Assessors will meet in Fort Smith/Sebastian County.


Supervisor Bootcamp - 2nd Option...


Collectors 2023 Winter Meeting...

Collectors will meet in Benton/Saline County.


Winter 2024 Sheriffs Meeting...

The sheriffs will meet in Little Rock/ Pulaski County.


County clerks February 2024 Meeting...

The county clerks will meet in Texarkana/ Miller County.


March 2024 Assessors Meeting...

Assessors will meet at Basin Park in Eureka Springs/ Carroll County.


Treasurers March 2024 Meeting...

The treasurers will be meeting at DeGray Lake State Park.

Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System posts ...

The Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System's investments gained about $648 million in value, to $10.69 billion, in the fiscal year that ended June 30, an investment consultant told the system's board of trustees Wednesday. The consultant, Callan, reported that the system's investment return of 8.83% in fiscal 2023 ranked among the top 59% of the nation's public pension systems.

Gov. Sanders announces appointments...

Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders recently announced several appointments to boards and commissions including an appointment to the Union County Quorum Court.

Disaster legislation takes center stage in the 118...

As counties, we know that all disasters start and end local. But we rely on critical federal programs and partnerships to assist in the recovery process. In 2022 alone, 622 counties experienced at least one federally declared major disaster — a designation that opens up a suite of federal funding opportunities for impacted communities and our residents.

Standard Lithium picks 118-acre Lafayette County s...

Standard Lithium Ltd. has bought 118 acres of land in Lafayette County as the location for a future lithium production facility. The company said in a statement issued early Wednesday that the land acquisition is intended to advance what it calls the “South West Arkansas Project.”

Gov. Sanders: Doubling tourism industry, growing j...

Speaking to hospitality leaders from across the state, Gov. Sarah Sanders reiterated her goal of doubling the state’s tourism industry over the next decade.

Natural gas company signs deal to develop Jefferso...

GTL Americas LP, the company that is establishing a $3.5 billion-plus gas-to-liquid facility near Pine Bluff that will be the first of its kind in the United States, formally signed an agreement on Wednesday with Hyundai ENG America and S&B Engineers and Constructors Ltd. for front-end engineering and design.

White County modernizes Emergency Alert System...

White County officials are stepping up their game when it comes to emergency assistance for residents. The county has a new Emergency Alert System, called White County Alerts, through the program CodeRED Officials are hoping this will modernize their communication efforts.

Arkansas directs federal grant money to DHS-run be...

Arkansas’ four Crisis Stabilization Units (CSUs) will receive a one-time federal grant to help “enhance services and achieve financial sustainability,” the state Department of Human Services announced in a press release.

Sanders appoints three people to Arkansas Cyber Re...

The governor appointed Chris Villines of Benton to the board with a term expiring Aug. 30, 2029; Mark Hayes of Little Rock with a term expiring Aug. 30, 2029; and Jordan Powell of Little Rock to the board with a term expiring Aug. 30, 2029, according to the governor’s office.


75 Counties. One Voice.

We serve as the official voice for Arkansas counties. The overall purpose of the Association of Arkansas Counties (AAC) is to work for the improvement of county government in the state of Arkansas. Our website includes information about the AAC and about Arkansas counties in general, including contact information for all elected officials. Information also is available about our membership benefits and services for counties. We also have current topics, such as legislative information and AAC's position on matters affecting county government. A calendar of association events also is available online, as well as links to our many publications. Our nine affiliate associations also are accessible through our website. "Helpful Links" provides a short list of links to other websites of interest. You may also contact the AAC staff through our website and learn a little more about who we are. Enjoy your time browsing through Arkansas counties!

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