Established in 2013 by the Mayors of Eureka Springs, Berryville and Green Forest. Holiday Island joined C3 in 2021.

Purpose:  Bring together the municipalities of Carroll County as one collaborative body to identify and address common issues and opportunities.


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To assist government, civic, public and private entities committed to identifying and acting on
economic development, affordable housing, sustainability and resilience, education,

workforce development and job creation opportunities for Carroll County.

We encourage responsible, unified and diversified economic development strategies that result
in increased tax base, job creation, business retention and expansion, population growth, youth
opportunities, increased educational, trade, technology and adult training opportunities and
growth in tourism as an economic development driver.


  • County-wide collaboration
  • Workforce Development: Adult & Youth – Trade & Tech Academies/Incubator/Apprentice programs, culinary institute
    • Carroll County Career Center now open
  • Education
  • Affordable Housing
  • New Business Development and Existing Business Retention/Expansion
  • Sustainability and Green Initiatives
  • Infrastructure and Land Use Development