Chaffee Crossing is the economic development engine of western Arkansas and the center point of the nation’s crossroads for business.
Over $1.65 BILLION in capital investments have resulted in 17 corporate and regional headquarters, more than 3,250 jobs and 1,050 students by 2024, 29 residential developments, and a variety of amenities resulting in an exciting, vibrant mixed-use community. People and businesses alike are drawn to the Chaffee Crossing lifestyle because this is Arkansas’ premier community where Smart Growth planning is key.
Arkansas Colleges of Health Education in Fort Smith has signed an affiliation agreement with Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, intended to streamline the admission process for Ouachita’s highest academic performers.
ACHE is now partnering with Ouachita Baptist University to assist their top students who want to apply for medical school.
A lot of dirt is moving and steel and lumber are going into the air all over Fort Smith and the region. #keepthemomentumgoing
The new Mercy Fort Smith and Kindred Rehabilitation Hospital on the ACHE campus added $21 million to the January new construction permit total.