City Awards

Eureka Springs Awards and Recognitions


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Recipient of "Save America's Treasures Grant" 2004

By: The U.S. Department of the Interior, National Parks Service

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Community Heritage Award 2011 

By: The Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas


Community of the Year, Meritorious Achievement Award 2005

By: Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission 

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Preserve America Community, 2005

By: U.S. President's Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

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Commission of Excellence Award 2011

By: The National Alliance of Preservation Commissions

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Volunteer Community of the Year 2004

By: The Arkansas Division of Volunteerism, Arkansas Municipal League


One of "Twelve Distinctive Destination" 2001

By: The National Trust for Historic Preservation

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Oldest Continuing "Tree City USA", in Arkansas (Since 1981)

By: The Arbor Day Foundation

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One of America's Top 25 Art Communities

2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

By: American Style Magazine

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Arkansas Shine Award Winner 2008, 2010 

By: Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission

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Best Street - Spring Street 2010

By: American Planning Association


Eureka Springs Historic District:

One of Top Ten Places to Visit in Arkansas

By: Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism, 2011


By: Crews& Associates

For: Green Initiatives and Tourism Development