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
  • Issues Business Licenses
  • Issues Controlled Beverage/Alcohol Permits
  • Collects Supplemental Beverage Tax
  • Issues Conveyance/Taxi Cab Licenses
  • Issues Fireworks Permits
  • Issues Solicitors Licenses


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

Helpful Links and Information

In order to view or download city Ordinances, Resolutions, or pre-annexation documents, please 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.

Licenses & Permits

All companies and individuals doing business in the City of Benton are required to obtain a Privilege License. 

Links to download forms and procedures are provided below:

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

General Information
114 S. East Street