North Little Rock announces “Setting the Table” Culinary Initiative

Setting the Table: A Strengthened Culinary Identity for North Little Rock, Arkansas For regular updates about the initiative, click here. The North Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) announced today the North Little Rock “Setting the Table” Culinary Initiative, a new effort to define and strengthen culinary tourism for the city which will optimize …

Trevino promoted to President & CEO at North Little Rock CVB

The North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (North Little Rock CVB) announced that Karen Trevino, formerly Senior Vice President & COO, has been officially promoted to President & CEO as of January 1, 2021. Karen Trevino, president & CEO “On behalf of the North Little Rock Advertising & Promotion Commission, I would like to …

Major to retire from North Little Rock CVB, Trevino to serve as President & CEO

The North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) announced this week that Bob Major, the organization’s President and CEO, will retire effective December 31, 2020. Karen Trevino, currently Senior Vice President & COO, will assume the role as President and CEO upon Major’s retirement. “The North Little Rock A & P Commissioners would like …

North Little Rock to offer COVID-19 Small Business Economic Support Fund

North Little Rock Mayor Smith and the North Little Rock Small Business Council have launched a new COVID-19 Small Business Economic Support Fund funded by the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Community Development Block Grant – Coronavirus (CDBG-CV) Program. These are forgivable loans with 0% interest up to $10,000 that may be used for …

North Little Rock A & P offers tax remittance installment plans during COVID-19

5.13.20 Update: North Little Rock A & P permit holders may now select multiple taxable periods on one application. All applications must be emailed to Robin Powell or postmarked by May 29, 2020. The North Little Rock Advertising & Promotion (A & P) Commission recognizes the hardships our lodging and food service partners are facing …

We’re moving!

Beginning Monday, March 9, the North Little Rock Advertising & Promotion Commission will no longer be at the Visitors Information Center in Burns Park. Our new physical address is: 600 Main Street, Suite 100 North Little Rock, AR 72114 Remittance forms and payment can still be mailed to: North Little Rock Advertising & Promotion Commission …

North Little Rock CVB begins issuing permits

Beginning January 1, 2019, the North Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) will begin issuing advertising and promotion permits to new foodservice and lodging businesses operating in North Little Rock. The process was previously handled by the North Little Rock City Clerk and Treasurer’s office. “Now the CVB will have an opportunity to welcome …

Ordinance amendment to reduce increase to lodging tax one-half percent

On November 13, 2017, North Little Rock City Council passed Ordinance No. 8955 to amend Ordinance No. 8950 to reduce the increase to the North Little Rock Advertising and Promotion lodging tax one-half percent. The one-half percent increase in the Advertising and Promotion Lodging Tax will become effective on January 1, 2018. Ordinance No. 8955

NLR A&P Commission Special Called Meeting Oct. 26

At the request of the Executive Director, Chairman Manoj Patel has called special meeting of the North Little Rock Advertising & Promotion Commission to be held: Date:        Thursday October 26, 2017 Time:        3:00pm Location: NLR A&P Commission Offices, 1 Eldor Johnson Dr. Agenda:  Review and approve the Purchase-Sale Agreement between the NLR A&P Commission and …