659 Ouachita Avenue
Hot Springs, AR 71901
(501) 321-1700


Economic Development

About The Hot Springs Metro Partnership


The Hot Springs Metro Partnership has provided more than 50 years of leadership in the areas of growth and the economy in the Greater Hot Springs region.


The Hot Springs Metro Partnership is a public-private partnership whose funding comes from the City of Hot Springs, Garland County, and private investors within the community. A sister corporation to The Greater Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce, Hot Springs Metro Partnership concentrates on:

  • A formal program of retention and support activities for existing industry and business.

  • Liaison service between the business community and local, state and federal agencies.

  • Maintenance of a database of the city’s available industrial and large office properties, and aggressive marketing of those properties to potential industrial and business clients.

  • Recruiting of new business and industry to the city, county and region.

  • Serving as an information conduit for announcements, programs and news of significance to the local business community.

Hot Springs Metro Partnership Staff:

Recent Hot Springs Metro Partnership projects include:

  • Expansion of 20 local industries for a total of 498 new jobs and $32 million in capital investment in 2010.

  • Consolidation of two Rexam Closures and Containers plants into the Hot Springs Rexam facility, resulting in 154 new jobs.

  • Announcement of $300 million deal to supply cable for Clean Line Energy by General Cable Corp. in Malvern, accompanied by $12 million in capital expansion and the recall of 60 workers.

Hot Springs Metro Partnership also owns and operates the Mid-America Industrial Park in Hot Springs, and owns a building in Hot Springs Technology Park that it leases to Stanley Associates.


For a first-quarter, 2011, report of Greater Hot Springs Region industrial and business activity, click here.





659 Ouachita Avenue, Hot Springs, AR, 71901

Office phone (501) 321-1700

Office phone (501) 634-6807

Office fax (501) 321-3551


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