Out of respect for the safety and protection of our staff, investors, volunteers, and vendors, the FCRA office and the Chaffee Crossing Historic District Museums will be closed to visitors until further notice. We take the Covid-19/Corona virus threat seriously. Thank you for understanding our effort to protect all staff, visitors, and members of the community.
Our staff is working to continue business as usual remotely. You may call our main office number, 479.452.4554, to access the voice mail system and mobile numbers for primary staff. You may also email us via links on the staff page of our website.
Please protect yourself and those around you by following prescribed precautions offered by healthcare providers, primarily by washing your hands thoroughly and often.
Chaffee Crossing is the economic development engine of western Arkansas and the center point of the nation’s crossroads for business.
Over $1.65 BILLION in capital investments have resulted in 17 corporate and regional headquarters, more than 3,250 jobs and 1,050 students by 2024, 29 residential developments, and a variety of amenities resulting in an exciting, vibrant mixed-use community. People and businesses alike are drawn to the Chaffee Crossing lifestyle because this is Arkansas’ premier community where Smart Growth planning is key.
The agenda of the February meeting of the Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority (FCRA) Board of Trustees meeting included standard approvals and one application for extension.
A partnership between Mercy Fort Smith and Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (ACHE) will bring a new residency program to Mercy and an annual $23 million economic boost to the Fort Smith region.
Mercy Fort Smith and the Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (ACHE) are developing a new residency program, thanks to a $1.3 million donation from ACHE with the assistance of the Degen Foundation.