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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
The University of Arkansas – Fort Smith earned recognition this year as one of the top public universities in the South according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best Colleges rankings, ranking No. 18 in the region.
Boy have we got news for you! Leaves and temps are falling but that's not slowing things down in Chaffee Crossing. Check out the October edition of our e-newsletter.
At its October 15 regular monthly meeting, the Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority (FCRA) Board of Trustees issued a resolution in support of Issue 1, a proposed constitutional amendment to be decided by voters during the November 3 election period which provides for a current one-half percent fuel tax to become permanent.