City of Fort Smith

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The City of Fort Smith is committed to providing high-quality, resident-focused services for the advancement of a thriving community. Our vision is to be a dynamic, business, family, and military-friendly destination that welcomes people from all over the world.

Spanning more than 68 square miles of River Valley farmland, Fort Smith is the largest city in Western Arkansas and ranks as the state’s third-largest populated city. Nearly 90,000 people proudly call Fort Smith home and nearly 300,000 residents of the surrounding metropolitan region look to Fort Smith for shopping, entertainment, employment, education, healthcare, and more.

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