City of Charleston, Arkansas http://www.aboutcharleston.com Latest News and Announcements CGFeedMaker 1.0.16 on CMS Made Simple allison@pureheartstudios.com (Admin User) Latest News and Announcements http://www.aboutcharleston.com City of Charleston, Arkansas http://www.aboutcharleston.com/uploads/CGFeedMaker/charleston-logo.gif Monthly Trash Bins http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=274&cntnt01returnid=51 The City's dumpsters at the Recycle Center off Guy Fenter Drive will be opened in 2018 on the following Saturdays from 8:00am - Noon: August 4th, September 8th, October 6th, November 3rd and December 1st. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 09:30:46 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=274&cntnt01returnid=51 KEEP WIPES OUT OF PIPES http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=273&cntnt01returnid=51 Many disposable wipes claim to be flushable but actually they do not break down as they travel through pipes and into the sewer collection system.  These wipes can create clogs in both household plumbing and the city’s sewer system and... Tue, 10 Jul 2018 12:37:44 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=273&cntnt01returnid=51 2017 Annual Drinking Water Report http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=260&cntnt01returnid=51 Charleston Waterwork's Annual Drinking Water Quality Report is available at www.healthy.arkansas.gov/eng/ccr/200.pdf. Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=260&cntnt01returnid=51 Monthly Trash Bins http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=267&cntnt01returnid=51 The Monthly Trash Bins adjacent to the Recyle center off Guy Fenter Drive are open the first Saturday of each month unless otherwise posted. Mon, 29 Jan 2018 15:08:00 -0600 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=267&cntnt01returnid=51 Website Update http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=253&cntnt01returnid=51 This website is undergoing updates and some features may not work correctly.   Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:56:43 -0600 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=253&cntnt01returnid=51 Burn Ban Lifted Franklin County http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=258&cntnt01returnid=51 The Burn Ban has been lifted for Franklin County. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 13:33:34 -0600 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=258&cntnt01returnid=51 Charleston Waterworks 2015 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=251&cntnt01returnid=51 You can view the 2015 Charleston Waterworks Annual Drinking Water Quality Report at: Mon, 11 Apr 2016 08:10:38 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=251&cntnt01returnid=51 Adult Education Classes http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=231&cntnt01returnid=51 The Arkansas Tech University-Ozark Campus  Adult and Continuing Education Dept. is holding GED classes Monday-Thursday 3:30-7:00pm. Wed, 28 Oct 2015 14:41:35 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=231&cntnt01returnid=51 Free GED Exams http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=220&cntnt01returnid=51 Beginning August 26, 2015, Franklin County residents can earn their GED for free.  Wed, 19 Aug 2015 06:55:51 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=220&cntnt01returnid=51 Trash Pick-Up http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=213&cntnt01returnid=51 Please place your trash at the curb and do not exceed 50 lbs for any individual bag or filled trash can.  Thank you. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:26:07 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=213&cntnt01returnid=51 Charleston Waterworks Annual Drinking Water Quality Report http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=203&cntnt01returnid=51 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:32:27 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=203&cntnt01returnid=51 Storm Siren on west End of Charleston Not Working http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=200&cntnt01returnid=51 Franklin County Emergency Management has notified us that they are having technical issues with the storm siren on the west end of Charleston.  Thu, 09 Apr 2015 06:36:12 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=200&cntnt01returnid=51 Chamber of Commerce http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=186&cntnt01returnid=51 The Charleston Chamber of Commerce meets the first Wednesday of each month at noon. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:23:09 -0600 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=186&cntnt01returnid=51 Pay Water Bill Online http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=182&cntnt01returnid=51 You can pay your Charleston water bill online at https://www.myfinepayment.com/utility/ . Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:32:40 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=182&cntnt01returnid=51 Recycle Wisely http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=81&cntnt01returnid=51 The Recycling Center is located off Guy Fenter Drive and takes cardboard, paper, plastic bottles and aluminum and tin cans.   Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:15:40 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=81&cntnt01returnid=51 Senior Citizen's Center Provides Low-Cost Lunch http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=175&cntnt01returnid=51 Located at 222 N. Vine St. in Charleston, this center provides low-cost lunches at $2.00 for Seniors 60+ and $5.00 for all ages under 60.   Wed, 22 Oct 2014 06:29:19 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=175&cntnt01returnid=51 Arkansas Rehabilitation Services http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=172&cntnt01returnid=51 This agency provides a wide range of services to help Arkansans with mental, physical and sensory disabilities in obtaining and keeping meaningful jobs in today's workforce. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:04:03 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=172&cntnt01returnid=51 Victim Notification Program http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=164&cntnt01returnid=51 U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) administers a Victim Notification Program that allows eligible victims and witnesses to obtain reliable and timely information regarding a criminal alien's release from custody. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:29:17 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=164&cntnt01returnid=51 Storm Shelter Registry http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=145&cntnt01returnid=51 The Charleston Police Department is initiating a Storm Shelter Registry for residents of the City of Charleston.  This free, voluntary program will provide first responders with valuable timesaving location information should a storm shelter exit be blocked by debris or... Tue, 29 Apr 2014 06:15:50 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=145&cntnt01returnid=51 Keep Wipes Out of Pipes http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=137&cntnt01returnid=51 Many disposable wipes claim to be "flushable" but actually they do not break down as they travel through pipes and into the sewer system. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 15:52:27 -0600 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=137&cntnt01returnid=51 Drug Drop Box at City Hall http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=105&cntnt01returnid=51 A Drug Drop Box has been installed in Charleston City Hall inside the main entrance courtesy of the City of Charleston and the Franklin County Sheriff’s office.  Thu, 23 May 2013 06:54:40 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=105&cntnt01returnid=51 Disc Golf Course Open http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=63&cntnt01returnid=51 There is a Disc Golf Course installed at the City Park by the Charleston Lake.  Mon, 14 Nov 2011 10:29:53 -0600 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=63&cntnt01returnid=51 Pay Fines Online Or By Phone http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=60&cntnt01returnid=51 Fines assessed through the Franklin County District Court -- Charleston Division can be paid online or by phone using My Fine Payment. Thu, 13 Oct 2011 13:44:15 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=60&cntnt01returnid=51 After Hours Emergency Number -965-5100 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=45&cntnt01returnid=51 The City of Charleston now has an after hours emergency number - 479-965-5100. Tue, 14 Dec 2010 09:14:05 -0600 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=45&cntnt01returnid=51 City of Charleston Reminds Residents to Remove Hazards from Property http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=23&cntnt01returnid=51 The Charleston Police Department will write citations for property in violation of Ordinance 91-5. Mon, 12 Apr 2010 07:41:43 -0500 http://www.aboutcharleston.com/index.php?mact=News,cntnt01,detail,0&cntnt01articleid=23&cntnt01returnid=51