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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cross Church development plan breaks with Fayetteville goals, planners sayproject more attractive. But the church wants to have a parking buffer in front
Cross Church development plan breaks with Fayetteville goals, planners say
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
project more attractive. But the church wants to have a parking buffer in front of it for safety and space reasons. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department plans to route the exit ramp and Futrall Drive further east when it reworks... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pick I-30 priorities, LR board counseledThe width of a new Interstate 30 bridge over the Arkansas River isn't as import
Pick I-30 priorities, LR board counseled
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
The width of a new Interstate 30 bridge over the Arkansas River isn't as important as other design aspects of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department's 30 Crossing project, consultants advised the Little Rock Board of Directors on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson puts his pen to roads planbid to re-refer his bill to the taxation committee fell three votes short in a
Hutchinson puts his pen to roads plan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
bid to re-refer his bill to the taxation committee fell three votes short in a 15-15 Senate vote. HB1009 creates the Arkansas Highway Transfer Fund. The Highway and Transportation Department could use money with the approval of the governor... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Consultants to city: Get MOU from AHTD on I-30Consultants hired by Little Rock to advise on downtown planning in light of the
Consultants to city: Get MOU from AHTD on I-30
Arkansas Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Consultants hired by Little Rock to advise on downtown planning in light of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department plans to widen Interstate 30 told the City Board today that it ought to enter into an agreement with the AHTD to insure the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Broadway Bridge's pieces fitting togetherbefore they are floated to the staging barges moored near the existing bridge,
Broadway Bridge's pieces fitting together
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
before they are floated to the staging barges moored near the existing bridge, said Danny Straessle, a spokesman for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. The steel pieces are crafted elsewhere. "Slowly, as the steel continues to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Span's pieces fitting togetherbefore they are floated to the staging barges moored near the existing bridge,
Span's pieces fitting together
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
before they are floated to the staging barges moored near the existing bridge, said Danny Straessle, a spokesman for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. The steel pieces are crafted elsewhere. "Slowly, as the steel continues to... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Man Dead In Crawford County Motorcycle Crashto Arkansas State Police. A crash report stated that Brian Wehde, 40, of Sand
Man Dead In Crawford County Motorcycle Crash
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
to Arkansas State Police. A crash report stated that Brian Wehde, 40, of Sand Springs, Oklahoma was driving south on Arkansas Highway 59 when he was unable to stop at a temporary traffic signal. Wehde lost control of his 2002 Honda... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Highway bill now just shy of Senate OKnewspaper and not see another story about government waste." HB1009 and SB11,
Highway bill now just shy of Senate OK
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
newspaper and not see another story about government waste." HB1009 and SB11, which are identical, would create the Arkansas Highway Transfer Fund. The Highway and Transportation Department could use money with the approval of the governor... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Gas, diesel prices align with supplysystem -- Little Rock's Cantrell Road being Arkansas 10 -- go to the website id
Gas, diesel prices align with supply
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
system -- Little Rock's Cantrell Road being Arkansas 10 -- go to the website idrivearkansas.com. It's a production of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. The home page has a contact button. Click and scroll down to "report a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
1 panel, not other, OKs Arkansas highway billof the committee and try to get it worked out. "I won't go away from here with
1 panel, not other, OKs Arkansas highway bill
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
of the committee and try to get it worked out. "I won't go away from here without a bill," he said. SB11 would create the Arkansas Highway Transfer Fund. The department could use money with the approval of the governor and the Legislative... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
1 panel, not other, OKs highway billof the committee and try to get it worked out. "I won't go away from here with
1 panel, not other, OKs highway bill
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
of the committee and try to get it worked out. "I won't go away from here without a bill," he said. SB11 would create the Arkansas Highway Transfer Fund. The department could use money with the approval of the governor and the Legislative... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
With doubts, advisory panel backs $631M for state's I-30 planamount came after some council members voiced concerns that the vote would be s
With doubts, advisory panel backs $631M for state's I-30 plan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
amount came after some council members voiced concerns that the vote would be seen as an endorsement of one or more of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department's four publicly available alternatives under consideration for improving the... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Timeline pushed up for road improvements in Jonesboroto the intersection of Highland Drive and Southwest Drive in Jonesboro could be
Timeline pushed up for road improvements in Jonesboro
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 5 days ago
to the intersection of Highland Drive and Southwest Drive in Jonesboro could be coming sooner than first thought. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department initially had the project slated for their State Transportation Improvement... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Metroplan panel OKs AHTD funding, but not 30 Crossing21 to 4 with one abstention, to recommend approval of the amendment to the plan
Metroplan panel OKs AHTD funding, but not 30 Crossing
Arkansas Times / Posted 5 days ago
21 to 4 with one abstention, to recommend approval of the amendment to the plan, "with the clear understanding" by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department and the Federal Highway Administration "that the 30 Crossing project will come... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Make-A-Wish, Arkansas Highway Police surprise teen with trip to Europevacation, set to begin May 26, was a Make-A-Wish project months in the making,
Make-A-Wish, Arkansas Highway Police surprise teen with trip to Europe
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
vacation, set to begin May 26, was a Make-A-Wish project months in the making, with financial support from an annual Arkansas Highway Police fundraiser. It comes after Peebles accomplished another feat earlier this month: graduating high... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock board hears I-30 plan faulted, boulevard toutedA plan the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is considering as par
Little Rock board hears I-30 plan faulted, boulevard touted
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
A plan the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is considering as part of a $637 million project to improve the Interstate 30 corridor through downtown Little Rock and North Little Rock would move the state's capital city in the "wrong... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR board hears I-30 plan faulted, boulevard toutedA plan the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is considering as par
LR board hears I-30 plan faulted, boulevard touted
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
A plan the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is considering as part of a $637 million project to improve the Interstate 30 corridor through downtown Little Rock and North Little Rock would move the state's capital city in the "wrong... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
49 work to shut Springdale lanesWork on Interstate 49 in Springdale requires overnight lane closures beginning
49 work to shut Springdale lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Work on Interstate 49 in Springdale requires overnight lane closures beginning today and lasting through Tuesday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Crews removing a temporary concrete barrier wall between Elm Springs... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Directors shrug off Marshall alternatives to 12-lane I-30the plan "social engineering," to which Director Kathy Webb, who wants the city
Directors shrug off Marshall alternatives to 12-lane I-30
Arkansas Times / Posted 6 days ago
the plan "social engineering," to which Director Kathy Webb, who wants the city to plan its future instead of let the Arkansas Highway Department to do it for them, responded that if building a 12- to 15-lane freeway through downtown wasn't... Read more
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Arkansas Times
The Marshall plan: Rethink 30-CrossingNorm Marshall of Smart Mobility Inc. will put the lie to the Arkansas Highway a
The Marshall plan: Rethink 30-Crossing
Arkansas Times / Posted 6 days ago
Norm Marshall of Smart Mobility Inc. will put the lie to the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department's "6-Lane plus 4 C/D lane" description of the 30-Crossing project to widen Interstate 30 tonight, first when he presents the results of his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Road-funding session called by Hutchinsonreturns. The revised plan also would allow the transfer of $40 million from the
Road-funding session called by Hutchinson
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
returns. The revised plan also would allow the transfer of $40 million from the state's rainy-day fund to a newly created Arkansas Highway Transfer Fund. In the fiscal session that ended last week, the Legislature authorized the transfer of $50... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Road work to shut Jacksonville lanesa moving lane closure today through Friday on the frontage roads, T.P. White an
Road work to shut Jacksonville lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
a moving lane closure today through Friday on the frontage roads, T.P. White and John Harden drives, in Jacksonville, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Drilling into the shoulder in several locations along T.P. White and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
440 at I-40 work to shut down lanes440 overpasses at Interstate 40 in North Little Rock will require temporary lan
440 at I-40 work to shut down lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
440 overpasses at Interstate 40 in North Little Rock will require temporary lane closures today and Wednesday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Half of the off ramp from eastbound I-440 to I-40 will be closed from 9... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Man Dies after His Truck Crashes into Treecrashed into a tree on Sunday afternoon, police say. Harry R. Gunther of Rolan
Man Dies after His Truck Crashes into Tree
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
crashed into a tree on Sunday afternoon, police say. Harry R. Gunther of Roland was driving a 2006 Toyota Tundra north on Arkansas Highway 9 in Perry County when he failed to negotiate a curve, left the road and hit the tree, according to a fatal... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Rollin', rollin', rollin'Metroplan project co-sponsored by the Arkansas Department of Environmental Qual
Rollin', rollin', rollin'
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Metroplan project co-sponsored by the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, Arkansas Department of Health, and the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department.) DITCH THE KEYS WEEK • Friday: Bike to Work. People whose destination lies... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Legislators set to fill blanks on session listsession's agenda. HIGHWAY OVERSIGHT Lawmakers are likely to consider a measur
Legislators set to fill blanks on session list
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
session's agenda. HIGHWAY OVERSIGHT Lawmakers are likely to consider a measure to provide increased oversight of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, Gillam said. Rep. Andy Davis, R-Little Rock, who penned the measure, said it... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Huh? Road getting lots of attentionin all capital letters conveys great emotion. Cantrell Road is also Arkansas 1
Huh? Road getting lots of attention
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
in all capital letters conveys great emotion. Cantrell Road is also Arkansas 10, and so is under the jurisdiction of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. The agency knows that Cantrell is heavily traveled. Average daily traffic... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Arkansas Public Policy Panel: A Boulevard is the Best Option to Beat I-30 Congestionactually increase congestion. Norm Marshall, President of Smart Mobility, rece
Arkansas Public Policy Panel: A Boulevard is the Best Option to Beat I-30 Congestion
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
actually increase congestion. Norm Marshall, President of Smart Mobility, recently completed traffic modeling for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department's 12 lane freeway proposal and compared it to alternatives. Marshall will... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Arkansas Public Police Panel: A Boulevard is the Best Option to Beat I-30 Congestionactually increase congestion. Norm Marshall, President of Smart Mobility, rece
Arkansas Public Police Panel: A Boulevard is the Best Option to Beat I-30 Congestion
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
actually increase congestion. Norm Marshall, President of Smart Mobility, recently completed traffic modeling for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department's 12 lane freeway proposal and compared it to alternatives. Marshall will... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Highway improvement funding causing riftway to allow for the users of the system to pay for the roads that we use,” sai
Highway improvement funding causing rift
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 13 days ago
way to allow for the users of the system to pay for the roads that we use,” said ATA President, Shannon Newton. The Arkansas Highway Transportation Department says because gas taxes haven't been raised since 1994, they're being asked to do a... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Bella Vista Gets New Street Department BuildingMarlow. "There won't be stuff all over our vehicles." The new location is no a
Bella Vista Gets New Street Department Building
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 13 days ago
Marlow. "There won't be stuff all over our vehicles." The new location is no accident, according to Lapp, who said the Arkansas Highway 279 site was chosen because it's centrally located in Bella Vista. "Being able to get to places quicker and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas senators say offsets a must for gas-tax risebest path moving forward is," he said. Gillam said voters in his district have
Arkansas senators say offsets a must for gas-tax rise
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
best path moving forward is," he said. Gillam said voters in his district have been more concerned about oversight of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department than a potential tax increase. In White County, repairs to U.S. 67/167 caused... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Senators say offsets a must for gas-tax risebest path moving forward is," he said. Gillam said voters in his district have
Senators say offsets a must for gas-tax rise
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
best path moving forward is," he said. Gillam said voters in his district have been more concerned about oversight of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department than a potential tax increase. In White County, repairs to U.S. 67/167 caused... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department to close lanes on I-49 for bridge inspectionsThe Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department will close lanes on Intersta
Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department to close lanes on I-49 for bridge inspections
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 15 days ago
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department will close lanes on Interstate 49 Monday so bridge inspections can be conducted. The lane closure will be on Interstate 49 between mile markers 38 and 39, south of the Bobby Hopper Tunnel. Crews... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NLR council to vote on bid for overpassthe city's share is $2,034,691. The federal share from the U.S. Department of T
NLR council to vote on bid for overpass
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
the city's share is $2,034,691. The federal share from the U.S. Department of Transportation, distributed through the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, is $8,138,763. The City Council is expected to approve the resolution. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
With demand declining, state to print fewer mapsversion of the Arkansas State Highway Map is bowing to the realities of the dig
With demand declining, state to print fewer maps
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
version of the Arkansas State Highway Map is bowing to the realities of the digital age. Beginning this year, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department will print 500,000 paper maps, half of what has been its annual production for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
DRIVETIME: Be patient, live long to see I-30 fixpotholes with the 30 Crossing project on the horizon? Please define horizon. O
DRIVETIME: Be patient, live long to see I-30 fix
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
potholes with the 30 Crossing project on the horizon? Please define horizon. OK. A preliminary schedule produced by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department shows design and construction to start in the fall of 2017, with a completion... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas 7 lanes to be refurbishedwill require alternating lane closure on Arkansas 7 between Russellville and Do
Arkansas 7 lanes to be refurbished
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
will require alternating lane closure on Arkansas 7 between Russellville and Dover for four days beginning Monday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The work will require alternating a single lane closure between Linker... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Be patient, live long to see I-30 fixpotholes with the 30 Crossing project on the horizon? Please define horizon. O
Be patient, live long to see I-30 fix
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
potholes with the 30 Crossing project on the horizon? Please define horizon. OK. A preliminary schedule produced by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department shows design and construction to start in the fall of 2017, with a completion... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Think of the future The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department sponsored its sixth inform
Think of the future
Arkansas Times / Posted 18 days ago
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department sponsored its sixth informational meeting about expansion of I-30 last week. After short speeches by representatives of contracting firms (Garver Engineering, StudioMAIN, and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock notebookseek grant to improve trails The Little Rock Zoo will apply for $384,000 in fe
Little Rock notebook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
seek grant to improve trails The Little Rock Zoo will apply for $384,000 in federal grant funds administered through the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, after the city's Board of Directors voted 8-0 Tuesday night in favor of the... Read more
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Arkansas Times
A split diamond for 30 Crossing project engages fansof the highway plan; and commenters on the Improve 30 Crossing Facebook page ar
A split diamond for 30 Crossing project engages fans
Arkansas Times / Posted 19 days ago
of the highway plan; and commenters on the Improve 30 Crossing Facebook page are likely to continue to bring a halt to the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department's plans to widen I-30 to 10 lanes. The highway department says widening is... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
The Civil War at Austincemetery on the grounds of Old Austin Baptist Church, and while documenting the
The Civil War at Austin
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 20 days ago
cemetery on the grounds of Old Austin Baptist Church, and while documenting the history of the area have uncovered many ties to the Civil War. The marker, at the junction of Ray Sowell Road with Arkansas Highway 38, will be dedicated at a later d... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
Community Outreach Arts and Crafts Fair, birth of a new city festivalno streets will be closed, he said. The area is on the north side of city hall
Community Outreach Arts and Crafts Fair, birth of a new city festival
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 20 days ago
no streets will be closed, he said. The area is on the north side of city hall, at the intersection of Second Street (Arkansas Highway 367) and Pine Street (Arkansas Highway 89); the Fair will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Proceeds of the booth... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
30 project stirs public to speak upchanges that even opponents of the project say have made the latest proposal be
30 project stirs public to speak up
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
changes that even opponents of the project say have made the latest proposal better than the original. "The conversations Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department personnel and project engineers are having with neighborhood groups, merchant... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock notebookapplication Tuesday. The city has to approve the application as a formality. T
Little Rock notebook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
application Tuesday. The city has to approve the application as a formality. The zoo wants to apply for the grant with the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. Federal funds in the amount of $384,000 will be requested. The grant would... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
30 plans a hot topic downtownsuch in the planning process. Those people were nice, too. No one shook a fist
30 plans a hot topic downtown
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
such in the planning process. Those people were nice, too. No one shook a fist when Scott Bennett, the director of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, got up to explain the latest concept, plan and alternative. Quoting Noel... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Walnut Ridge, Others See Development Boost from I-57 DesignationCorning, which sits on the Missouri border, an interstate quality highway has n
Walnut Ridge, Others See Development Boost from I-57 Designation
Arkansas Business / Posted 24 days ago
Corning, which sits on the Missouri border, an interstate quality highway has not been constructed. In recent years, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has completed expansion projects along a new U.S. 67 roadway from Newport to... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
LR Regional Chamber Endorses I-30 PlanLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News Release) - Earlier this week at its Interstate 30 Cross
LR Regional Chamber Endorses I-30 Plan
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 25 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News Release) - Earlier this week at its Interstate 30 Crossing public meeting, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department presented four alternative configurations for Interstate 30 as it passes through downtown Little... Read more
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Arkansas Times
30 Crossing 3D videos assume more widening of I-30The 3D videos prepared by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department to
30 Crossing 3D videos assume more widening of I-30
Arkansas Times / Posted 25 days ago
The 3D videos prepared by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department to allow viewers to compare the 8-lane options for Interstate 30 to the 10-lane options (called 6+4 for various reasons by the AHTD, one of them possibly to get around the... Read more
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