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Government

Russellville City Hall
Russellville City Hall

City Government

Since it was incorporated in 1870, the city of Russellville has functioned under the mayor-city council form of government. The mayor is elected to a four-year term, with each of the city’s eight aldermen elected to two-year terms. The eight aldermen represent four wards with two aldermen per ward. City commissions are made up of volunteers with an alderman as a liaison to each commission. For more information please contact the City of Russellville.

Mayor of Russellville
Richard Harris
203 South Commerce
Russellville, AR 72801
(479) 968-2098

County Government

Pope County is the 13th largest populated county in the State of Arkansas. It is located in Northwest Arkansas, midway between Little Rock and Fort Smith. The incorporated cities and towns situated in the county are Atkins, Dover, Hector, London, Pottsville and Russellville. Russellville serves as the county seat. A County Judge and Quorum Court govern Pope County. The Quorum Court is made up of thirteen Justices of the Peace representing thirteen districts. For more information on the county government please contact Pope County.

Pope County Judge
Ben Cross
100 West Main Street 
Russellville, AR 72801
(479)968-7487

State Government

Governor of Arkansas
Asa Hutchinson
250 State Capitol Building
500 Woodlane Avenue
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 682-2345

State Senator
Breanne Davis
District 16
(479) 970-0081

State Representatives
District 73 (Atkins)
Mary Bentley
501-333-2297

District 83 (Hector)
Keith Slape
(870) 715-5623

District 68
Stan Berry
(479) 970-7982

District 71
Joe Cloud
(479) 858-8033

District 69 (London)
Aaron Pilkington
479-308-8384

Federal Government

U.S. Senators
Tom Cotton
P.O. Box 25216
Little Rock, AR 72221
(479) 751-0879

John Boozman
1120 Garrison Avenue, Suite B
Fort Smith, AR 72901
(479) 573-0189

U. S. Congressmen
Rick Crawford
District 1
2400 Highland Drive, Suite 300
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 203-0540

French Hill
District 2
1501 N. University, Suite 150
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 324-5941

Steve Womack
District 3 – Russellville
423 North 6th Street
Fort Smith, AR 72902
(479) 424-1146

Bruce Westerman
District 4
101 Reserve Street, Suite 200
Hot Springs, AR 71901
(501) 609-9796

Events in Russellville
Events in Russellville

Business Assistance

Did you know Russellville offers business assistance programs? Learn more about how we can help make your business a success.

The people and opportunities in this community are what drew me Russellville, and that is what continues to keep me here.

Megan Ayres, Park Interpreter, Lake Dardanelle State Park

Looking for Us?

708 West Main Street, Russellville, AR 72801

Phone: 479-968-2530

Russellville is a great place to visit and call home!

Live, Work & Play

Do you love the idea of walking down the main street in the morning, grabbing a cup of coffee at your local coffee shop and heading off to work only to finish your day in your kayak, taking a quick hike or bike ride? If so, Russellville is the place for you. With our increasing number of urban shops and living area, our growing cultural atmosphere, amazing schools and an increasing number of job opportunities, Russellville has something for everyone.