Ash Flat is located in north central Arkansas now @ 869 Ash Flat Dr., Ash Flat, AR and offers the wonderful qualities of living in small town America, while also having access to big city conveniences just a short drive away.  Whether it is educational opportunities in the public schools or Ozarka College, cultural activities at The Veterans’ Memorial,
through the local festivals held year round or a cost of living that is lower than the state and national averages, you’ll find a lot of reasons to love Ash Flat.  Come, visit and stay – for a day or a lifetime and you’ll find out why we love our hometown.
Calendar of Events
City Hall and Water Dept. is OPEN to foot traffic (with some changes).  Please see attachment.
                 City Hall opening.pdf   **Please wear your Mask**

Ash Flat Library is Open.  Please see attachment for changes.        Library Hours.tif

 Halloween Book Sale - Sat. Oct. 31 10am to 2pm 
            ALL BOOKS 25 cents
    FREE books and treats for children up to 7th grade

City Council Meeting - November 10, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
           Ash Flat Fire Station - masks required

Ash Flat Weather
News & Announcements in Ash Flat Arkansas
History of Ash Flat, Arkansas
Sharp County History Book available
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The Ash Flat Water Dept. does NOT send out e-mails or text messages to customers asking for payments. 
Should you receive such a message please ignore.    Any questions, call 994-2885.
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Ash Flat is located in the state’s Ozarks Region, approximately 130 miles north-northeast of Little Rock and 75 miles northwest of Jonesboro.  Ash Flat, the county seat of Sharp County, was established in 1856, aptly named by local residents in honor of a nearby grove of ash trees.
Due in part to the remoteness of the area, Ash Flat  became the center of trade for nearby farmers soon after its formation. In the years following the Civil War, Ash Flat was home to three stores, a blacksmith shop, a cotton gin and two saloons. In the years leading up to the turn of the 20th century, the town also claimed a hotel, a drug store and a flour and grist mill, in addition to a sawmill that became a necessity after the community saw an increase in lumber production.  In 1967, the Arkansas General Assembly designated Ash Flat as the single county seat of Sharp County, a title previously held by Hardy and Evening Shade concurrently.
Ash Flat is a haven for the outdoor enthusiast. Bordered by the Strawberry and Spring Rivers, as well as the Harold E. Alexander Spring River Wildlife Management Area, Ash Flat is utopia for the sportsman. In the warmer waters of the Spring and Strawberry, anglers will find small mouth bass, rock bass and pan fish. In the cooler waters of the upper Spring, rainbow trout is the favored catch. With more than 13,000 acres, the nearby Harold E. Alexander Spring River Wildlife Management Area offers a variety of hunting opportunities – deer, bear, turkey, quail, squirrel and rabbit.
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5/1/2020   The playground equipment at all 3 City Parks are
           Now Open.  Bathrooms remain closed.  
        Please continue to practice social distancing. 

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Letter from Ark. Division of Emergency Management  

BIG NEWS!!  City of Ash Flat has won the Best Drinking Water in Arkansas contest for 2020

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