Located on Richie Road this splash pad will offer the community a safe and free atmosphere for aquatic play. More details to come
In August 2021, a bond extension for the city was voted on by Cabot residents and approved. A portion of the funds would be directed towards the implementation of a city-wide fiber-optic network. This would not only allow the city to provide internet services as a public utility, but it would also be the first project of its kind to start construction in the state of Arkansas.
Cabot city leaders and Connect2First officials met on August 15, 2022, for the official groundbreaking ceremony. This event marks marks the start of construction towards CITY WIDE 1 gig internet service for businesses and residents of Cabot.
This would not only allow the city to provide internet services as a public utility, but it would also be the first project of its kind to start construction in the state of Arkansas. As part of the long term partnership Connect2First will maintain a community presence with their location at 801 Main Street in the Justice Center Complex. The building is expected to be completed in December 2023. To learn more about the project CLICK HERE
Rail Yard Pavilion
Through strategic planning, the city leadership has transformed an unactivated area in the downtown corridor into a community gathering place. Integrating the arts, outdoor recreation, social engagement and economic development has been the foundation for this positive growth and rejuvenation. The downtown revitalization had welcomed back families, residents, tourist and businesses to an area of town that was neglected for decades. This area is now known for hosting two large scale festivals, a farmers market, community engagement activities, an inclusive place for youngster to play and vibrant artwork that is strategically placed along the corridor. Each component has inspired community to be engaged in the progress and its success. A pavilion has been constructed offering a platform for live music and entertainment for the community and will be open in Fall 2023
Cabot Justice Center
Located at 801 Main Street this Municipal complex this new state of the art facility will house the Cabot Police Department, Cabot Courtroom, Lonoke County 911 Dispatch and the City Of Cabot Council Chambers. More details to come
Gametime At the Grounds
The Cabot Parks & Recreation Commission along with the City of Cabot are excited to announce Arkansas' newest mega sports facility – Game Time at The Grounds. The 128,000+ square foot facility will advance opportunities for both local and regional sports play in Arkansas and surrounding states. Game Time at The Grounds is scheduled to open in Spring 2024 and is located at 300 Champions Drive, Cabot AR, 72023. Game Time at The Grounds is one remarkable piece of a larger park (The Grounds) developing in phases in Cabot Arkansas. This 230 plus acre park will feature various attractions for both outdoor recreation and leisure.
Gametime will boast 6 full-sized, high school regulation basketball courts that transition to 12 full sized volleyball courts or 18 pickleball courts. In addition, there is a 46,000 square feet large indoor turf area designed for multiple uses including soccer, football, baseball, softball, flag football and more. This spacious area is equipped with non-infill turf with two indoor soccer fields with large divider curtains located mid-field. To learn more CLICK HERE
Animal Service Center
Cabot Animal Services is dedicated to improving the lives of animals in our community through public education, resources, and maintaining shelter facility and grounds. They promote responsible pet guardianship, humane treatment of all animals, and pet sterilization to end needless overpopulation through education and community resources. The proposed facility will provide an expanded shelter, public education center, community support services office, and an animal wellness and surgical center. This 16-acre campus is located at S.Adams and Kerr Station. For more information on the new facility CLICK HERE
In addition, Lyon College School of Veterinary Medicine and the City of Cabot Animal Support Services announced an innovative partnership on this campus aimed at creating unique experiential learning opportunities for Lyon College veterinary students while fostering a stronger and healthier community. For more details CLICK HERE