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2018 Northwest Arkansas Independence Day Celebrations and Fireworks Displays

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July or July Fourth, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from Great Britain. Celebrate ...

Milken Institute Ranks Northwest Arkansas as Top 25 Best-Performing Area

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, January 11, 2018
The 2017 Milken Institute ranking lists Northwest Arkansas as the 25th best-performing city in the U.S. NWA, defined as the Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers AR-MO metro area, ranked 8th overall in short-term job growth and 12th overall in long-term ...

NWA Emerging Leaders Roll Out Mastermind Groups

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Thursday, April 3, 2014
By: Whitney YoderVice-President of DevelopmentRogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce NWA Emerging Leaders is committed topersonal and professional development for emerging talent in our region. That is evidenced by a new program rollingout in ...

RLACC Releases Community Assessment Report

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Wednesday, April 2, 2014
By: Brad Phillips Vice-President, Marketing Communications Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce TheRogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with the City of Rogers and the City of Lowell released to the public its Community ...

What’s Working in Job Creation: US Chamber Releases Enterprising States Study

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Monday, July 22, 2013
Each year the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation analyzesdata to determine what states have done over the previous year to create jobsand expand the economy. The analysis isbroken down into two parts, one that discusses what states should be doing ...

89th General Assembly - One Regular Session in the Books

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Wednesday, May 1, 2013
The Arkansas General Assembly convened on January 14 and wrapped up their official business on April 23. After more than three months in session The 89th General Assembly filed nearly 2,500 bills and passed 61%, which is a pretty efficient ...

89th General Assembly - Week 7

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Sunday, March 3, 2013
Thepast week was full of new developments that possibly signals the start of a newemphasis on the major pre-session issues of Medicaid and tax reform. Those arethe two key questions that everyone expected to consume the General Assembly in2013, but ...

89th General Assembly - Week 6

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Sunday, February 24, 2013
Thelegislative session is nearing the halfway point and 932 bills and jointresolutions have been filed so far. While that sounds like a lot of legislationthis is a significantly slower pace than in the previous session and assumingit continues the ...

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Thursday, June 21, 2012
New Study Identifies Successful Economic Development Public Policies Lastweek the U.S. Chamber of Commerce released their annual analysis of publicpolicies that are driving economic development around the United States. This study also identified ...

Northwest Arkansas ranked #2 in U.S. for recession recovery!

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Monday, June 15, 2009
Here's what Forbes.com (http://is.gd/12xyh) said about Northwest Arkansas: Cities poised for a rebound--and cities with a long slog ahead. The three most important things in real estate: location, location, location. It's true for recovery from a ...

A Positive Spin

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Friday, March 20, 2009
Signs of growth and opportunity are everywhere this spring. At the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce, we're probably a bit more optimistic about recovery than the rest of the world, but it isn't because we're not realists - it's because we have ...

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