Coffee with Cotter Mayor

Coffee with the Mayor (Third Friday of Every Month) will be this Friday on November 15, 2019 from 8:00 am-9:00 am. Come to Cotter City Hall to have coffee and pastries with Mayor Mac Caradine. Meet other Cotter residents. Hear updates about City Business. 

“Christmas in Cotter” – Event

Cotter City Hall would like to announce “Christmas In Cotter” on Dec. 21st at Big Spring Park at 5PM!  We would also like to invite you to join our “Decoration Contest” Start decorating your home and yards now! Contest is Cotter wide and awards will be given on Dec. 21st at the event along with Pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus, Hot Chocolate, and a Bonfire with S’mores! Also, Tour the “Lights In Cotter” and Big Spring Park starting Dec 1- Jan 2!! Please share this post for all of Cotter to see! Thank you!

Great Cotter Revival

Due to tonight’s weather forecast, The Interdenominational Revival scheduled for tonight at Cotter’s Big Spring Park Pavilion has been moved to the Cotter Baptist Church at the corner of 5th and Dalton in Cotter. Please pass the word along. Pastor Jimmie Snow with Wesley United Methodist Church will be preaching tonight.

The Revival scheduled for Wednesday the 16th and Thursday the 17th will be held at the Pavilion in Big Springs Park. Wednesday night Pastor Cameron Ross of First Baptist Church of Cotter will be preaching and on Thursday night Pastor Kyle Tardiffe, Calvary Temple Assembly will be preaching.

Cotter Fire Department Auxiliary

The Cotter Fire Department Auxiliary is looking for new members.  The Auxiliary is a non-profit 501-(c)(3) organization dedicated to supporting our volunteer firefighters.  If you want to join the team or want to know more about the Auxiliary, contact Linda McCarthy at (870) 656-8547 (call or text). 


The mission of the Cotter Fire Department Auxiliary is to support the firefighters of the Cotter Volunteer Fire Department (CVFD) in their pursuit of Life Safety, Incident Stabilization and Property Preservation of the citizens they serve and their respective Membership.

The member of the Auxiliary will pursue their mission though activities supporting the fiscal, public service and response support needs of the CVFD firefighters.

Planning Meeting for Cotter’s Community Block Park

Good Morning all,

We are having a planning meeting for our yearly community block party. Chief Hopson and I are inviting any residents to the meeting who would like to volunteer to hold the Community Block Party in their neighborhood . The planning meeting will be this Wednesday, 8/28/19 at 5 PM. Meeting is at Cotter City Hall

City of Cotter Recognizes Justin Morrow

The City of Cotter invites you to celebrate Justin Morrow’s 15 years of service to the City of Cotter on Friday, July 19, 2019 from 8:00 am -10:00 am. At 9:00 am we will recognize Justin for his dedication to the City of Cotter. Please join us at City Hall. Refreshments.

Cotter 2nd Annual BBQ Festival

On Saturday August 31, 2019, the City of Cotter will hold its 2nd Annual BBQ Contest and Festival. Besides the BBQ contestants, this year’s festival will have vendor booths, a Car Show in the park and Duck Race on Big Spring Creek. See attached flyer, reservation forms for vendors and contestants and contact information. Contact Justin Morrow 870-421-6227. Sponsors and Volunteers needed.

Hot Dogs in the Park

On Tuesday, July 9, 2019 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Cotter Spring Park Pavilion, Wesley United Methodist Church is sponsoring the summer the monthly HOT DOGS IN THE PARK. They will serve hot dogs to the kids, tourist and residents in the Park as a service to our community.

Coffee with the Mayor

Coffee with the Mayor will be this Friday June 21st from 8:00 am-9:00 am. Come to City Hall to have coffee and pastries with Mayor Mac Caradine. Meet other residents. Hear updates about City Business. 

Coffee with the Mayor

Coffee with the Mayor will be Friday May 17th from 8:00 am-9:00 am. Come to City Hall to have coffee and pastries with Mayor Mac Caradine. Meet other residents. Hear updates about City Business

Job Opening

City of Cotter is seeking job applicants for front desk water clerk. Duties include water billing, payment receipting and processing, answering phones, taking messages, and various other administrative duties. General office and clerical experience a must. Seeking dependable, detail oriented and long-term employment individuals only. Requires high school diploma and at least 18 years of age. Full time employment. Benefits include: paid vacation, sick leave, health benefits, paid holiday and retirement plan.
Applications are being accepted at Cotter City Hall, 115 McLean Ave, Cotter, Ar 72626


The City of Cotter launched this week our new City of Cotter Website. I want to thank Kevin Baker for his hard work and wonderful website he created for us. Our new website will enhance the City’s ability to provide information and updates about the what is going on at City Hall.