One Pine Bluff Praying Together

During this pivotal time in our country, it is necessary that we pray for the City of Pine Bluff.  ‘One Pine Bluff Praying Together’ is the initiative of Mayor Washington. Each month with five Sundays is designated for prayer. October will be the last month of observance for 2017, because of the December holiday activities. We will

PBPD Fall Festival

Join the PBPB Oct. 31 for fun activities for the whole family. Bring the kids in their favorite costumes and have a Trick or Treating  good time with your friends and local police officers.   For more information call 870-730-2073. 

PBPD Domestic Violence Walk

Pine Bluff Police Department will host a ‘Walk to End Domestic Violence’ Tuesday, October 17, noon – 2 p.m.  The walk will start and end at the Civic Center steps facing 8th Ave.  Lunch will be provided.  RECOGNIZE IT – REPORT IT – PREVENT IT For more information call 870-730-2073, or 870-730-2072.

UAPB DAY

Friday, October 13, is UAPB GOLDEN LION DAY in the City of Pine Bluff. All city offices will be closed in observance.  We will reopen Monday, October 16, at 8 a.m.  For a schedule of UAPB Homecoming events click here. Let The Good Times ROAR!  

October Neighborhood Watch

Neighborhood watch meetings are scheduled and meet each month with the intention of bringing our community and neighborhoods together, and providing a safe environment for all to live.  If you have any concerns or questions contact 870-536-9405 for more information and details.  Visit and Like the City of Pine Bluff’s Facebook page to stay current on

Columbus Day Observance

Pine Bluff city offices will be closed Monday, October 9, in observance of Columbus Day. We will reopen Tuesday, October 10, at 8 a.m.  Thank you for your cooperation.  

Pine Bluff USPS Supports Breast Cancer Awareness and Research

The Pine Bluff US Postal Service kicked off the month of October, and Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Mayor Shirley Washington. Mayor Washington purchased the first breast cancer research stamps of 2017.   The commemorative stamp was first issued by the US Postal Service in 1998. According to USPS.com more than $829 million has been raised

2018 Fall GAC Recycling and Shredding Event

The Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Clean and Beautiful Commission, Jefferson County Recycling Center, and Jefferson County Judge Wilkins are hosting the 5th Fall Great Arkansas Cleanup – Recycling and Shredding Event October 14, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The Jefferson County Recycling Center is located behind Pope’s Furniture on Harding Street.Residents may recycle electronics, cardboard, newspaper, etc. A shredding

Pop Up in the Bluff

Pop Up in the Bluff is coming to downtown Pine Bluff, Oct. 7, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. This outdoor event will feature food, music, and vendors. There promise to be loads of fun and entertainment for the entire family.  Participants and vendors will be set up in Barraque St. between Pine and Chestnut streets.

From the Pine Bluff Mayor’s Office

Greetings from the Pine Bluff Mayor’s Office, The recovery effort continues in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. We know that our friends in Texas have a long road ahead as they rebuild their communities. Yet, even as the country reels from Hurricane Harvey’s debilitating blow, we are bracing for Hurricane Irma, which is poised to make landfall in Florida soon. While our hearts and