Conditional Use Permit Approved for the Bentonville Arkansas Temple
Members of the City of Bentonville Planning Commission voted 7-0 last night to approve a conditional use permit for construction of the Bentonville Arkansas Temple. It will stand next to the stake center for the Bentonville Arkansas Stake, located at 1101 McCollum Drive near I-49. The temple will serve members living in or near the region of Northwest Arkansas including parts of Missouri, Oklahoma, and Kansas.
Location of Bentonville Arkansas Temple Announced
The location of the Bentonville Arkansas Temple has been announced as an 8.8-acre site behind the stake center for the Bentonville Arkansas Stake at 1101 McCollum Road. The single-story temple will be approximately 25,000 square feet with a center spire. Design plans are still being finalized. Renderings of the exterior and interior of the temple will be released at a later date. Project leaders are working with City officials on preliminary plans and will soon file public documents. No groundbreaking date has been determined yet.