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

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

Recent News


Oct 22, 2018

Livability Magazine agrees that Chaffee Crossing is a great place to live. 


Oct 6, 2018

Groundbreakings and ribbon cuttings across Chaffee Crossing recently are causing economic growth across the city of Fort Smith. 


Sep 20, 2018

Arkansas Colleges of Health Education receives first $324k NIH grant for disrupted enzyme research associated with many diseases


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