Call Us At

(870) 246-9864

E-Mail Us At

info@arkadelphia.gov

Find Us At
700 Clay Street, Arkadelphia, AR 71923

Boards and Committees

Dr. Scott Byrd

City Mayor

Email: scottbyrddds@att.net

Phone: (870)246-6745

Term Ends: 12/31/2022

Roland L. Gosey

Assistant Mayor

Email: williams.hm@sbcglobal.net


Phone: 


Term Ends: 12/31/2022

CITY OF ARKADELPHIA

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Our City Board of Directors help determine the best cause of action to keep our city well maintained and to help make decisions to help our city grow.

Taylor Chaney

Ward 1
Email: ward1ofarkadelphia@gmail.com
Phone: (870)230-8901
Term Ends: 12/31/2022

CHRIS PORTER

Ward 2
Email: porterchris275@gmail.com
Phone: (870)230-2414
Term Ends: 12/31/2024

KEITH CREWS

Ward 3
Email: keith.pioneer@gmail.com
Phone: (501) 840-5650
Term Ends: 12/31/2024

REO CUMMINGS

Ward 4
Email: reocummings@hotmail.com
Phone: (870)403-8120 
Term Ends: 12/31/2022

JASON JONES

Ward 5
Email: jjones@arkadelphiapromise.com
Phone: (870)403-2965
Term Ends: 12/31/2024

City Committees

Our City Committees work tirelessly to help maintain our city and keep the heart of Arkansas’ Delta Region Beautiful.

Firemen’s Pension and Relief Board

Name Term Expires
City Manager  N/A
Rick Still 05/2021
Ray Wingfield 05/2021
Buddy Manning 05/2022
Raymond Funderburk 05/2022
Bobby Manning 05/2022
City Clerk N/A

Housing Authority

Name Term Expires
Mary Warner Bell 3/1/2023
Linda Miller 3/1/2024
Regie Porchia 3/1/2025
Wendi Boyles 3/1/2026
Gloria Young 12/01/2024

Municipal Airport Advisory Committee

The Municipal Airport Advisory Committee was created in 1998 by the City of Arkadelphia by Ordinance 0-98-11, repealing Ordinance #149, to “make recommendations to the City Manager and the City Board of Directors concerning the operation of the airport.” Members of the six-person committee are selected and approved for a five-year term of service, with the exception of one member who shall be appointed by the Henderson State University President for an indeterminate term by the will of the City of Arkadelphia Board.

The current committee roster is as follows:

Name Term Expires
Aaron Seel 5/31/2023
Todd Knight 5/31/2021
Hank Wilson 5/31/2023
John Knight  5/31/2021
Larry Pennington Henderson State University – Appointed

Park Advisory Committee

The current committee roster is as follows:

NAME

TERMS EXPIRE

Carrie Burt

6/30/2021

Temetria Harris 06/30/2022
Will Wallace 06/30/2022

Lesley Galbraith

6/30/2021

Katie Tennyson

6/30/2022

Planning Commission

Next Meeting: Thursday, June 9 | 5:30 p.m.

The Planning Commission [Board of Zoning Adjustment] was created in 1956 by the City of Arkadelphia by Ordinance #147 to “formulate and maintain a plan of the territory within its planning jurisdiction.” Members of the nine-person committee are selected and approved for a six-year term of service. The Planning Commission elects a chairman from within the pool of members.

The current commission roster is as follows:

Name Term Expires
Tom Tobin, Chairman 04/05/2023
VACANT
Bill Phelps 04/05/2025
Diedra Middleton 04/05/2025
Lawrence Phillips 03/31/2027
Gracie Neal 04/05/2023
Terry Roberts 04/05/2023
Matt Johnson 04/30/2027
Liewellyn Terry 04/05/2025

Water and Sewer Committee

Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month @ 12:00 p.m.

The Water and Sewer Committee was created in 2003 by the City of Arkadelphia by Ordinance O-03-06 to “establish clearer guidelines of authority in the operation of the Water and Sewer Department” and allow for committee supervision for “construction, oversight, operation and maintenance of the Water Works System and the collection of revenues therefrom for the services to be rendered thereby.” Members of the seven-person committee are selected and approved for a five-year term of service. The committee meets monthly to achieve committee goals.

The current committee roster is as follows:

Name Term Expires
Dr. Bryan McDonnell 02/17/2020
Bill Fowler, Chairman 02/17/2022
Bobby Jones

02/17/2024

 

 Karen Wieman 02/28/2024
Elaine Cox 02/17/2026
Eudious Goza 02/17/2020
Ian Cosh 02/17/2022

 

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