Daily Flyer: Monday, Sept. 9, 2013

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Recent News

Traffic moves along College Avenue near the construction site of the new flyover bridge.

Todd Gill, Flyer staff

Drivers in north Fayetteville should have a clear understanding of what the new flyover bridge will look like by now. Crews wrapped up the second phase of steel beam installation last week.

Center Street is scheduled to close from College Avenue to the downtown square for a few hours this week while crews work to repair damage caused from a recent ruptured water line.

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is scheduled to speak in Fayetteville on the University of Arkansas campus in 2014.

Sales tax revenue was up again this month in the four major Northwest Arkansas cities compared to the same period last year.


After performing better than expected in their season opener, the Arkansas Razorbacks got a reality check Saturday against the Samford Bulldogs.

Speaking of the Samford matchup, it was the program’s lowest attendance for a home game since 2002.

Monday Events

6:30 p.m.  Fayetteville Public Library: BookTalk@Night
7 p.m.  Powerhouse Seafood: Voxana
7 p.m.  The Perk: Open acoustic jam
7:30 p.m.  Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall: UA Faculty Recital

Monday Meetings

2 p.m.Advertising and Promotion Commission * (agenda)Town Center
3:45 p.m.Board of Adjustments *City Hall, Room 111
5:30 p.m.Parks and Recreation Advisory Board *City Hall, Room 326
5:30 p.m.Planning Commission ** (agenda)City Hall, Room 219

Monday Birthdays

Locals/Expats: Kelly Zega, Katie Terrell, Christiana Rodriguez, Jacob Cromwell, Scott Brock, Mark Quinalty, Michael Colly, Jamie Harris, Tim Yayock, Karl Roten, Bryce Champion, Jocelyn Perkins and Kenneth Aden.
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Others: Actor Hugh Grant is 53, actor-comedian Adam Sandler is 47, jazz singer Michael Buble is 38, actress Michelle Williams is 33 and country singer Hunter Hayes is 22.