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POPULATION: 3602 SALES TAX: 10.5%
DEPARTMENTS AND CONTACT INFO
Elkins City Administration 479-643-3400
Elkins Police Department 479-643-2600
Elkins Fire Department 479-643-2300
Elkins Water Department 479-643-3121
Elkins Planning Department 479-643-3400
Elkins District Court 479-643-4170
Elkins Public Library 479-643-2904
Elkins Sports Complex 479-643-3400
Elkins Senior Center 479-643-2741
 

Welcome to Elkins, the Heart of the Ozarks

Image: Welcome to Elkins, Arkansas (Map of Elkins)Whether you are looking for a community to call home, or a growing city to operate a business, or you simply want to enjoy nature for a day, you will find what you need in Elkins, Arkansas. 

We are located in the Boston Mountains of Southeast Washington County.  At the fork of two tributaries of the White River, Elkins is just about 10 minutes from Fayetteville. Our community has high-quality schools, appealing opportunities to start or move a business, and many amenities that make living here the preferred choice for our residents. 

Throughout this website, you will find information about our city government, community amenities and organizations, our schools, and more. Learn what you need to know to move here, do business here, and enjoy our beautiful parks and rivers.

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Recently Added Events

Retirement Party honoring Mayor Bruce Ledford

Please join us Friday, Dec. 9 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm for a Retirement Party honoring Mayor Bruce Ledford.

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Retirement Party honoring Mayor Bruce Ledford

Budget Workshop

A budget workshop for the 2023 budget will be at the Elkins Community Center.

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Library Board Q1 2023 Meeting

The Q1 Library Board Meeting is currently scheduled for Jan 24th at 6:00p at the Library.

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No meeting this month – Elkins Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting

If you would like to attend the virtual meeting, contact Committee Chairperson Lynn Francis at lynn.r.francis@gmail.com or (479)530-2449.

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Friend of EPL meeting

Are you interested in helping support the Elkins Public Library? Join our members/board meeting Thursday, Oct 27. We will be…

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Friend of EPL meeting

This week's meetings

Dec
8
Thu
7:00 pm Water and Sewer Committee Meeting @ Elkins City Hall
Water and Sewer Committee Meeting @ Elkins City Hall
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Water and Sewer Committee Meeting @ Elkins City Hall | Elkins | Arkansas | United States
The Elkins Water and Sewer Committee meets every 2nd Thursday at 7:00pm at City Hall Latest Committee Agendas and Minutes Date Meeting/Agenda Year A M  
Dec
9
Fri
5:00 pm Retirement Party honoring Mayor ... @ Elkins Community Center
Retirement Party honoring Mayor ... @ Elkins Community Center
Dec 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Retirement Party honoring Mayor Bruce Ledford @ Elkins Community Center | Elkins | Arkansas | United States
Please join us Friday, Dec. 9 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm for a Retirement Party honoring Mayor Bruce Ledford.

This week's community events

Dec
6
Tue
6:15 pm Yoga at the Library @ Elkins Public Library
Yoga at the Library @ Elkins Public Library
Dec 6 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Yoga at the Library @ Elkins Public Library | Elkins | Arkansas | United States
Danielle Dozier offers free yoga at the Elkins Public Library on most Tuesday evenings. Check her Facebook page for cancellations.
Dec
7
Wed
1:00 pm Weekly Homeschool Family Game Time @ Elkins Public Library
Weekly Homeschool Family Game Time @ Elkins Public Library
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Weekly Homeschool Family Game Time @ Elkins Public Library
Elkins Public Library hosts homeschool families for a free game time every Wednesday in the community room at the library. This is 1pm to 3pm.
4:30 pm Robotics/Tinkersquad (EREC) @ Elkins Public Library
Robotics/Tinkersquad (EREC) @ Elkins Public Library
Dec 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Robotics/Tinkersquad (EREC) @ Elkins Public Library | Elkins | Arkansas | United States
Do you have kids who are interested in learning more about technology and robotics? They should join Tinker Squad (grades 2-6) or EREC (grades 6-12)! Tinker Squad meets the second and fourth Wednesdays and the older students meet the first … Read More
Dec
8
Thu
11:00 am Fall Storytime @ Elkins Public Library
Fall Storytime @ Elkins Public Library
Dec 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fall Storytime @ Elkins Public Library
Our Fall Storytime will begin 11 a.m., Thursday, August 18. The theme for the season is “Every Day is a Holiday.” We look forward to seeing your littles every Thursday! Follow us on Facebook to learn each week’s theme.
7:00 pm Knitting Club @ Elkins Public Library
Knitting Club @ Elkins Public Library
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Knitting Club @ Elkins Public Library
This informal group meets weekly to enjoy crafting together! Bring your favorite work in progress and make new friends.
7:00 pm Water and Sewer Committee Meeting @ Elkins City Hall
Water and Sewer Committee Meeting @ Elkins City Hall
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Water and Sewer Committee Meeting @ Elkins City Hall | Elkins | Arkansas | United States
The Elkins Water and Sewer Committee meets every 2nd Thursday at 7:00pm at City Hall Latest Committee Agendas and Minutes Date Meeting/Agenda Year A M  
Dec
9
Fri
5:00 pm Retirement Party honoring Mayor ... @ Elkins Community Center
Retirement Party honoring Mayor ... @ Elkins Community Center
Dec 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Retirement Party honoring Mayor Bruce Ledford @ Elkins Community Center | Elkins | Arkansas | United States
Please join us Friday, Dec. 9 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm for a Retirement Party honoring Mayor Bruce Ledford.
Dec
10
Sat
10:00 am Self-publishing/Writing Critique... @ Elkins Public Library
Self-publishing/Writing Critique... @ Elkins Public Library
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Self-publishing/Writing Critique Class @ Elkins Public Library | Elkins | Arkansas | United States
Are you a writer? Are you interested in learning how to self-publish? Learn from local author Linda Rigsbee’s experience in self-publishing and also discuss starting an ongoing writers’ critique group. You will have the opportunity to learn and grow together! … Read More
Dec
12
Mon
all-day Curbside Recycling
Curbside Recycling
Dec 12 all-day
Curbside Recycling
Click on: Recycling Guidelines Recycling Calendar For more info.

Recent News


Job Posting: SPORTS COMPLEX COORDINATOR

Job Posting: SPORTS COMPLEX COORDINATOR

The City of Elkins is now accepting applications for the position of Sports Complex Coordinator. Requirements for the position are…

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