The Lowell Parks
Department is responsible for maintaining all of the city parks.
Parks employees report to Jimmy Hendrix of the Lowell Street Department.
Contact information for park and pavilion reservations:
479-770-2185 ext 230
To make a reservation, please fill out this form and return it either via email
or you may bring to City Hall.
Facilities are available from 6am-10pm
Please schedule the Ball Fields with the Rogers Activity Center: (479) 631-0336,
ext 2507 (Coleta Paris)
Scheduling Lowell Senior Center & Ward Nail Park Stage:
Senior Center- $75.00 per hour
Ward Nail Park Stage- $50.00 per hour
Refundable deposit: $100.00
Scheduling Parks & Recreation:
McClure & Lowell Pavilions: $20 per hour
Ward Nail Concession Area: $15 per hour
Ward Nail Picnic Shelters: $10 per hour
Ward Nail Gazebo: $15 per hour
*PROOF OF LOWELL RESIDENCY = $5 DISCOUNT*
Reservations must be scheduled at City Hall, 216 N. Lincoln St., (479)770-2185.
All reservations will need to be made by the Wednesday prior to the scheduled
reservation. Payment for all facility reservations must be paid in full at the
time of the reservation, unless otherwise specified. If payment is not received,
your reservation may be cancelled. The City only accepts EXACT cash or a check
for payment. If paying by check you will need to provide two checks. One for the
usage fee and the other for the refundable deposit.
All Deposits will be returned provided Ball Fields and Pavilions are left in the
same condition before usage, including turning out lights before leaving the
park. If you do not have a reservation with the Parks Department, you may be
asked to leave the facility. Again, so as to be resourceful, please remember to
turn lights off when you leave.
Lowell Street Department
The Lowell Street Department's responsibilities not only include maintenance and
repair of streets, sidewalks and drainage structures, but reconstruction of
deteriorated and dilapidated ones as well as new construction of these
infrastructure projects. The Street Department also provides mowing services,
street cleaning, and replacement of street signs within the city limits.
The department's mission is to provide the Lowell taxpayer the best possible
infrastructure components as the CIP (Capitol Improvement Program) is
implemented and projects are prioritized.
Click here to see the Street Specs
Click Here to see the 2020 Master
Curb Cut Permit
S.T.E.P. Septic Tank Effluent Pumped
This department oversees the installation and maintenance of the sewer systems
currently in three subdivisions in Lowell: Tuscan Heights , Weatherton , and
These are called Decentralized Waste Water Treatment Systems. There is a septic
tank at each residence with a pump that sends the water only, to a waste water
treatment plant. The water (effluent) is then treated and dispersed into the
ground thru a drip irrigation system.
The goal of this department is to collect, treat and dispose of waste from these
systems in an environmentally friendly and cost effective method while staying
in compliance with all local, state and federal laws, and regulations.
Storm water is water that originates during precipitation events. Such as rain,
snow, hail, ect.. Storm water that does not soak into the ground becomes surface
run off. This water either flows directly into surface waterways (creeks, lakes)
or is channeled into storm drains, and ditches which eventually carries the
water into water ways that discharge into rivers and lakes where we get our
drinking water. This water is entering our streams and lakes untreated;
therefore we need to take measures to prevent this water from getting
It is the goal of this department to maintain the cities storm water permit in
compliance with all local, state and federal laws, and to keep our waters of the
state safe and clean for generations to come.
Common contaminates include but are not limited to:
Fertilizers, pesticides, fluids from leaky cars and equipment, sediments from
construction and exposed dirt, litter and debris, pet waste
There are things, we can do as individuals, to help keep our water clean and
safe for generations to come,
here are a few:
Properly dispose of house hold chemicals
Keep garbage cans covered
Keep grass and yard waste out of gutters
Recycle and compost when you can
Use proper BMP's on construction sites
Repair leaking automobiles and equipment
The City of Lowell is obligated under law to try and keep our water resources
uncontaminated, there are rules and regulations that we all must adhere to:
C.W.A. Clean Water Act
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) | US EPA https://www.epa.gov/npdes
A.D.E.Q. Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality
Benton County www.co.benton.ar.us 479-271-1083
Boston Mountain Solid Waste District
U of A www.uaex.edu/
Beaver Water District http://www.bwdh2o.org
FEMA Mapping Center https://msc.fema.gov/portal
Click HERE to download the Lowell Drainage Manual