Tag: Equal Opportunity and Accessibility Advisory Board

Applications invited for city’s new Community Spirit Award Committee

Arkansas City residents are invited to apply now to join a new city committee that will select the annual winner of the Joe B. Avery Community Spirit Award. The City Commission of Arkansas City voted 4-0 on Tuesday night to create the new Community Spirit Award Committee. The first members […]

Equal Opportunity and Accessibility Advisory Board picks officers for 2017

The Arkansas City Equal Opportunity and Accessibility Advisory Board met Jan. 5 to select its officers for 2017 and hear a legal presentation. Tammy Lanman-Henderson, who previously served as chair of the Human Relations Commission for three years, was selected unanimously as chair for the new board that inherited the […]

Equal Opportunity and Accessibility Advisory Board has first meeting

The Arkansas City Equal Opportunity and Accessibility Advisory Board met Dec. 15 at City Hall for the first time as a combined board. The board was formed from the remnants of the Accessibility Advisory Board, which had not met in several years, and the Human Relations Commission, which decided in […]

Town hall meeting rescheduled for Oct. 17 at Senior Citizens Center

The City Commission of Arkansas City voted 5-0 on Sept. 20 to schedule a special town hall meeting to discuss beautification and code enforcement. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. Oct. 17 at the Arkansas City Senior Citizens Center, 320 South A St. The meeting had to be rescheduled […]