City Clerk for the City of Benton, Arkansas


Cindy Stracener, City Clerk
114 S. East Street, Benton, AR 72015
P.O. Box 607, Benton, AR 72018
501-317-5920, cell


  • Official Record Keeper
    • Minutes, Resolutions, Ordinances of the City Council
    • Oath of Office
    • Statement of Financial Interest
    • Special Improvement District
    • Advertising & Promotion Minutes and By-Laws
    • Public Utility Commission Minutes
  • Issue Business Licenses
  • Issue Controlled Beverage/Alcohol Permits
  • Collects Supplemental Beverage Tax
  • Issue Conveyance/Taxi Cab Licenses
  • Issue Fireworks Permits
  • Issue Solicitors Licenses


  • Elected November 2002
  • Member – Arkansas City Clerks, Recorders & Treasurers Association
  • Bachelor of Business Administration; Marketing, UALR
  • Married with two children, one grandchild

Helpful Links and Information

In order to view or download city ordinances, resolutions, or pre-annexation documents, you would need to follow the steps below:

  1. Click on the ‘Search Records’ button. 
  2. Select the link for City Clerk.
  3. Select Ordinance or Resolution.
  4. Select the year of the ordinance you are searching for.
  5. Select the Ordinance or Resolution number you wish.


Benton business license application forms

All companies and individuals doing business in the City of Benton are required to obtain a privilege license.  Links are provided to download forms and procedures.

If you have any questions regarding any of these forms, contact Cindy Stracener, City Clerk, at (501) 776-5908.