General Community Character
Heber Springs is a clean, safe and secure community that is a desirable place to live, work, and play.
Heber Springs consists of friendly people who feel they can make a difference and have an impact in determining their quality of life.
Heber Springs is Spectacular by Nature.
Heber Springs offers high-quality education and medical and emergency response services, as well as quality, efficient, and well maintained parks and public buildings. Heber Springs’ public servants exhibit an excellent level of public service, including approachability, honesty and helpfulness. The local government and community leaders demonstrate accountability, consistency and visibility.
Heber Springs desires a healthy community with clean air and water.
Heber Springs envisions a community in which all citizens enjoy financial prosperity and can find an affordable place to live. We continually strive for economic diversity within the community and our city government is economically stable and viable.
The City of Heber Springs strives to provide high-quality, reliable services for the benefit of our citizens, guests, and employees, while being good stewards of public resources and our natural amenities. We want to increase long-term prosperity for Heber Springs’ citizens in a manner that encourages sustainability, smart growth, and diversification, capitalizes on our strengths and improves quality of life. We want to ensure that we prioritize existing infrastructure and facilitate new infrastructure. We want to create a community with a sense of pride and acceptance where all contribute to the social, economic, political life, take part in prosperity and feel respected and safe. We want to create an environment that is safe, healthy, encourages conservation, and makes for a friendly place where people want to live, work and play.