Public Works Department

Our Mission Statement:

To provide essential services to the citizens of Centerton in a prompt, courteous, safe, effective cost-effective manner. Public Works, through its dedicated employees, strives to plan, design, build, maintain, and operate public infrastructure in a manner that respects the enviroment and the ability of goverment to adequately preserve these assests for succeeding generations. 

street dept. 2019


Hours Of Operations

7:00 am to 4:30 pm Mon.-Thurs.  Winter hours
6:00 am to 3:30 pm Mon. thru Thur.- Fri. 6am-10am Summer hours


  • Notice a new turn signal north and south at Greenhouse and State Hwy 102?
  • We are in the works on planning a new Dog park at Kimmel Rd. and Womack. Keep an eye out for it. No completion date can be given at this time.
  • We are also in the works on finishing the Football/Soccer field at Kinyon Sports Park.
  • Our crews will start The BMX park at Keller Rd. and Seba Rd. in the next month. 
  • Walters Rd. & Herbaugh Rd. have been paved. Great Job Guys!!
  • Mckissic Creek Park Trail Improvements are underway! This larger trail will eventually connect with other NWA trail projects.
  • The City staff is in the process of choosing a City Engineer. One of their first projects, in cooperation with the City of Bentonville will be the expantion/improvements of Greenhouse Rd., projected completion expected in 2023.
  • With our town growing as fast as it is.  The Public Works Department is constantly evolving to keep up. There are many micro seal overlays planned.  Southwinds, Walker St., Gene Cir., Jack Perry to name a few.  We ask the pubic to have patience with construction and keep an eye out for workers.  Slow down and pay attention to all warnings and temporary signs.   


Need to request an inspection? Must give our team 24 hour notice.


Public Works Director    

Rick Hudson                                  

Public Works Director                                    

11509 Hwy  72 West                                                           
Centerton, AR 72719


Lance Johnson

Assistant Public Works Director

11509 Hwy 72 West 
Centerton, AR 72719


Melynda Gardner

Administrative Assistant 
11509 Hwy 72 WestCenterton, AR 72719
Phone: (479) 224-6028

Responsibilities & Activites

The street department is responsible for the equipment maintenance program, the maintenance of all roads, storm drainage programs, and a wide diversity of similar activities.  This is one of the City’s most diverse departments. The city-wide goals of enhanced livability and economic development directly affect the operation of this department.


Among the many activities of the street department are:

  • Street sweeping with concentration on arterial and collector roadways
  • Roadway repair
  • Provide support for community events in the form of manpower and equipment
  • Respond to problems with available manpower, recognizing potential roadway failures, and maintenance as a higher priority
  • Provide annual grading and repair of gravel roadways
  • Continue with the current crack sealing and resurfacing programs
  • Provide pavement striping and marking
  • Provide street sign installation and repair
  • Clean, repair, and replace storm water catch basins, distribution boxes, and piping
  • MS4 Education and compliance
  • Develop, improve and maintain the city’s parks infrastructure


Street Division

Brian Vigue

Streets Supervisor

Phone: 479-224-6028

Jake Barrett

Project Supervisor

Phone: 479-224-6028

Parks & Recreation Division

Josh Price

Parks Supervisor 
Phone: 479-224-6028



Anthony Martinez 

Compliance Superintendent
Phone: 479-295-7733 


Jonathan Easterling 

Compliance Officer / Public Works Inspector 
Phone: 479-295-2921


Everett Wood 

Public Works Inspector
Phone: 479-224-6028







Public Works Department
11509 Hwy 72 West
Centerton, AR 72719

Relevant Documents

Frequently Asked Questions

Can you excavate dirt within City limits?

No, other than residental or commercial landscaping, excavating is prohibited without a permit. 

Can I break or cut into the street or sidewalk?

No, You can contact our office. We will send someone out to discuss options with you to meet your needs. 

Do I need a permit to put up a fence?

You do not need a permit to put up a fence.  We do ask if you have a corner lot.  Call us before it's installed.  We want to make sure there are no traffic visibility issues. 

Can grass clippings be dumped over your fence or blown into the street?

NO, you can actually receive a fine for this type of violation.