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Arkansas Municipal League Honors Legislators at 83rd Convention

By Donna Potter, 07/16/17 4:41 PM

LITTLE ROCK – Following each General Session of the Arkansas Legislature, the Arkansas Municipal League honors a select group of legislators who have distinguished themselves by assisting cities and towns of Arkansas with key legislative issues affecting municipalities. The League at its 83rd Convention, held June 14-16 in Little Rock, presented a number of the members of the 91st General Assembly with the Distinguished Legislator Award, including our very own Representative Danny Watson.

​The honored individuals have all gone above and beyond in their advocacy of the cities and towns of Arkansas. They were applauded for  their efforts and shown appreciation for their excellent work.
​More than 1,300 city and town leaders from across Arkansas attended the 83rd Convention, where they adopted the League’s agenda for the upcoming year.
​The Arkansas Municipal League is a service and advocacy organization for the municipalities of Arkansas. The League offers its programs and services to all 500 cities and towns in the state and was created in 1934 to assist cities with information and representation in the public affairs of our state and nation. To find out more, please visit