The Benton City Council will hold its regularly-scheduled meeting tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Benton Municipal Complex.
Members of the Finance Committee will present to the council the 2015 budget for general fund, animal control, and parks and street funds, now up for adoption.
Also on the agenda tonight is :
â€¢Â An ordinance authorizing the purchase of a new police vehicle
â€¢Â A resolution recognizing the service of Lt. Rodney Wright and authorizing the presentation of his badge and service weapon
â€¢Â An ordinance amending personnel policies
An Alexander mother and daughter who were charged in connection with a childâ€™s death are scheduled to appear in Saline County Circuit Court Monday morning before Judge Gary Arnold.
During this appearance Rosie Crone and Rose Hobby will enter a plea or receive a trial date.
LITTLE ROCK â€” Bridge maintenance will require lane closures on Interstate 30 in Saline County, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department officials.
Crews will be working on the bridge over Interstate 30 at mile marker 106, between Benton and Malvern. The work will require closing the eastbound and westbound inside lanes between mile markers 104 and 108.
The westbound inside lane closure will be Monday, Dec. 8, between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., weather permitting.