Bull Shoals Government and Services

Bull Shoals has a mayor/council form of government with 6 council members elected from three wards.

City Business Fees

Each business pays a flat $15 annual business license fee. Contact Bull Shoals City Hall at 870-445-4775. Separate city fees are payable to the city for building, electrical, plumbing, signs and mechanical inspections.

Three city police officers serve the town. The fire department consists of a fire chief / emergency medical technician, an additional EMT, and 20 volunteer firefighters. The town's fire rating is a Class 5.

Bull Shoals Population
Bull Shoals Chamber of Commerce

Bull Shoals City Hall

 704 C S Woods Blvd, Bull Shoals

Police Department

706 CS Woods Blvd, Bull Shoals

Marion County Sheriff's Department:
221 Randolph, Yellville
Marion County Sheriff Website

Volunteer Fire Department

510 Broadway Ave, Bull Shoals

County Seat

The Marion County seat is located in Yellville. The County/Circuit Clerk is responsible for all county business services, marriage licenses, ordinances, and county public records.

300 E. Old Main St., Yellville
County Website

City Services

Bull Shoals' water system pumps on average 170,000 gallons/day from Bull Shoals Lake and has storage of 500,000 gallons. Monthly residential water rates are $14.64 for the first 2,000 gallons used, plus $4.50 for every additional 1,000.

Further information about the city water department can be obtained by calling the Bull Shoals Public Works at 870-445-4788.
Trash pickup service is provided to customers by the company which receives the bid for city trash pickup, and the city operates a recycling project. Both programs together cost $11.50 per month.

Further information about the trash pickup service can be obtained by calling the Bull Shoals Public Works at 870-445-4788.
Monthly residential sewer rates are $13.50 for the first 2,000 gallons plus $2.42 for any additional part of 1,000 gallons. The city's wastewater treatment plant has a rated capacity of 500,000 gallons a day.

Further information about the city sewage department can be obtained by calling the Bull Shoals Public Works at 870-445-4788.
Entergy Corporation serves the Bull Shoals area with a transmission voltage of 161,000. City primary voltages are 13,800 volts. Call 800-368-3749.

Bull Shoals is one of the first communities in north central Arkansas with 100% Fiber-to-the-Home access provided by Northern Arkansas Telephone Company (NATCO). Phone and Internet services are provided through a dedicated FTTH connection with Internet speeds capable of 1Gbps download and upload.

For more information, please contact NATCO at 800.775.6682 or www.natconet.com.

SourceGas Arkansas provides natural gas service with 1,000 BTUs of heat value. Call 800-563-0012.