COVID-19 UPDATE: The FCRA/Chaffee Crossing office is open to visitors by appointment only. Staff and visitors are required to wear masks and follow safe social distancing protocols. Lease tenants are asked to mail checks or drop them in our mailbox at 7020 Taylor Ave. Public meetings will be held in the Chaffee Crossing Media Center, 7801 Ellis St., Fort Smith, until further notice. Please call 479.452.4554 or email email@example.com to schedule an appointment or for assistance.
Chaffee Crossing is the economic development engine of western Arkansas located at the center point of national business.
Over $1.751 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 are drawn to the Chaffee Crossing lifestyle because this is Arkansas’ premier community where Smart Growth planning is key.
Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority was selected as the 2021 Non-Profit Business of the Year by Talk Business & Politics. TB&P created a video of acceptance speeches from the 2021 winners in lieu of a traditional awards ceremony.
ERC of Fort Smith purchased land from FCRA in 2020 to develop Regency Place, a new neighborhood in south Chaffee Crossing, Fort Smith. The developer has announced that Rausch Coleman Homes of Fayetteville will be the exclusive builder for the development.
The HUB at Providence developer ERC has announced a new business is coming to the mixed-use development - Barrels & Brews Bottle Shop will open mid-2021 in The HUB, located on Wells Lake Rd., Fort Smith.