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“I think you're already doing a lot of things right in North East Arkansas with new retail capacity going in,” said John Shelnutt, of the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration.
With new businesses and continued growth come new employment opportunities for people in region 8.
Economists say that we can expect this growth pattern to continue in the future. “There's a lot of people looking at our market right now and I think when we get closer to opening the mall and especially in the first year of the mall you'll see a lot of additional retailers coming through the market,” said Burrow.
We have several new projects currently underway in