COVID-19 Update: April 1, 2021- The Secretary of Health, in consultation with the Governor, has sole authority over all instances of quarantine, isolation, and restrictions on commerce and travel throughout Arkansas, as necessary and appropriate to control disease in the state of Arkansas as authorized by Ark. Code Ann. §20-7-109—110 and the Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Reportable Disease (2019). Community spread of COVID-19 remains active within the State. Therefore, the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) makes the following recommendations for how to best prevent transmission of COVID-19. The Secretary of Health recommends every person in Arkansas to wear a face covering completely over the mouth and nose in all indoor environments, excluding private residences, where they are exposed to non-household members and distancing of six (6) feet or more cannot be assured. In addition, a face covering should be worn in all outdoor settings, excluding private residences, where there is exposure to non-household members, unless there exists ample space of six (6) for social distancing.  See the link below for specifics:

https://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/images/uploads/pdf/Face_Covering_GuidanceFINAL3.31.21.pdf



Thank you for visiting the City of Melbourne website.   Whether you are a citizen or a guest in our city, I hope you find the information on our website helpful to you.  We are proud of Melbourne, its residents and the local businesses in our beautiful area of North Central Arkansas.   Contact us at city hall for more information by completing the request form on this site, call our office at 870-368-4215 or just stop by at 451 College Drive.

Sincerely yours,

Mayor Rhonda Halbrook


City of Melbourne

PO Box 800

Melbourne  AR  72556

Phone: 870-368-4215

Fax:      870-368-4721

info@melbournear.com