December 2016

Hospitals, Venture Fund Make Our 2016 ‘Best’ List

Every look at the future should start with at least some reflection on what happened in the recent past. There’s no better time to do that than at year’s end.

Northwest Arkansas in 2015 saw the opening of the Amazeum, a huge new jobs announcement by J.B. Hunt, a downtown Springdale project for Tyson Foods, the start of the Brightwater Culinary School and the beginning of U.S. 412 Bypass construction.

Have no fear — 2015 was a tough act to follow, but 2016 was solid. Those of us at the Northwest Arkansas Council picked a few of our “Best of Northwest Arkansas in 2016.” Here are our favorites in no particular order.