Upcoming Events

Check back frequently for updated events happening within the Western Arkansas Works community!

The City of Fort Smith is Hiring for Mobility Coordinator

Fort Smith, Arkansas (88,000 pop.) is seeking a progressive individual to develop and manage a strategic plan to build awareness of our comprehensive, city-wide pedestrian and cycling programs while increasing community engagement.  Implementation strategies will...

Melissa Cardenas

Melissa went through a lot her senior year of Waldron High School, from working part-time at McDonald’s to having to miss out on her graduation and senior prom because of COVID-19, but through it all she came out ahead of where most High School graduates are in such a short time

COVID-19 | Coronavirus and Arkansas

The following link is to the State of Arkansas' COVID-19 page from the Arkansas Chamber of Commerce. https://www.arkansasstatechamber.com/covid-19-coronavirus-and-arkansas/  

Emergency Update

Project HOPE

The Fort Smith Area's Arkansas Rehabilitation Services field office partnered with Workforce WIOA partners, local colleges, and businesses in the area to provide winter gear for the homeless. We had a great article written on "The Scene" (page 2) which you can read at...

Board Meetings


Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 1:00 PM
Fort Smith Adult Education Center
501 S. 20th Street, Fort Smith, AR


Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 1:00 PM
Crawford County Adult Education Center
301 Mount Vista Blvd., Van Buren, AR


Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 1:00 PM


Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 1:00 PM

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