Chaffee Crossing is the Gold Standard in Economic Development!


Twice selected by the Association of Defense Communities for the Base Redevelopment Excellence Award (2012 & 2016) and as a Top 5 Development for Logistics by national site selection magazine, Expansion Solutions (2015 & 2016), Chaffee Crossing is earning national recognition for Smart Growth planning that appeals to developers of every category. 


Site Profile


First-rate infrastructure with access to:

     The intersection of Interstate 40 and Interstate 49
     Class I Rail (2) and Short Lines (4)
     Arkansas River Ports (2)
     Multiple Trucking Terminals and Warehouse Facilities

     Regional, commercial airport (FSM)
     Intermodal Handling Facilities
Competitive local and state incentives
#1 Manufacturing Hub in Arkansas
Exceptional, well-established supply chains
Highly skilled, cross-trained workforce
"Right to Work” state
Windmill tax exemption
Attractive land costs in new, proactive industrial neighborhood
Shovel-ready tracts with utilities to site
Flexible, industrial-friendly zoning

Central U.S. location offers LOW costs of:


     Doing business
     Logistics/transportation of raw materials and finished goods
     Conventional energy - electric and natural gas

     Communications Technology - Fiber optic networks offered by multiple providers
     Outstanding quality of life – Arkansas is” The Natural State”

Recent News

Mar 14, 2018

Times Record reporter Alex Golden wrote a lovely, fitting tribute to our friend and co-worker Larry Evans. May he rest in peace. 

Mar 12, 2018

We mourn the passing of our dear friend and co-worker, Larry Evans. May he rest in peace. 

Oct 18, 2017

Employers like Glatfelter at Chaffee Crossing are paying higher than average wages for skilled manufacturing workers. 

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