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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Legislator questions process for appraisals5 in Little Rock. His witnesses will include Jonathan Barnett of Siloam Springs
Legislator questions process for appraisals
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
5 in Little Rock. His witnesses will include Jonathan Barnett of Siloam Springs, a former state representative and former Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department commissioner. Both men believe they received inflated appraisals for property... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lane will close on Bull Shoals Damon Bull Shoals Dam will require the long-term lane closure of a section of Arka
Lane will close on Bull Shoals Dam
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
on Bull Shoals Dam will require the long-term lane closure of a section of Arkansas 178 on the dam beginning Monday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. All lanes will be closed on the bridge from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
40 service road work to close laneson an Interstate 40 service road in West Memphis will requires overnight lane c
40 service road work to close lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
on an Interstate 40 service road in West Memphis will requires overnight lane closures for five nights beginning today, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The work, between College Boulevard, also called Arkansas 118, and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bridge job to shut lanes near Wardthe Arkansas 367 bridge over the Cypress Relief just north of Ward in Lonoke Co
Bridge job to shut lanes near Ward
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
the Arkansas 367 bridge over the Cypress Relief just north of Ward in Lonoke County will require lane closures Tuesday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The alternating northbound and southbound lane closures will last from... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
15-minute closure of I-49 set todaypower line spanning Interstate 49 in Benton County will require the closing of
15-minute closure of I-49 set today
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
power line spanning Interstate 49 in Benton County will require the closing of all lanes for 15 minutes early today, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. All northbound and southbound traffic will be halted from 6:45 a.m. to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas' speeders ubiquitousgoes on there, what with access to Interstate 630. You must have some clout, b
Arkansas' speeders ubiquitous
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
goes on there, what with access to Interstate 630. You must have some clout, because when we sent your observations to the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, the chief engineer of District 6, Mark Headley, took a look. The Highway... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Broadway Bridge set to be demolished in mid-Octoberthe platform part of the bridge and then they will actually be attaching explos
Broadway Bridge set to be demolished in mid-October
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
the platform part of the bridge and then they will actually be attaching explosives to the archway," Hamilton said. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department says the implosion will take place sometime in mid-October. It will take two... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Volunteers sought Oct. 1 for Cossatot Park cleanupto those who participate. This year's local cleanup is sponsored by the Arkans
Volunteers sought Oct. 1 for Cossatot Park cleanup
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to those who participate. This year's local cleanup is sponsored by the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, Keep America Beautiful and Keep Arkansas Beautiful Foundation. The Great... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Bus system offering hope to worried drivers during bridge closureMetro could not afford to do that. “We had hoped that we would,” Varner stated
Bus system offering hope to worried drivers during bridge closure
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
Metro could not afford to do that. “We had hoped that we would,” Varner stated. “We actually provided a proposal to the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department way back in 2014 to see if as part of the project, we could fund enhanced bus... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Changes coming to Bonohelp make some major improvements. “We applied for a grant a few months back,”
Changes coming to Bono
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 4 days ago
help make some major improvements. “We applied for a grant a few months back,” Bono Mayor Danny Shaw said. “It’s from the Arkansas Highway Department. It was for $264,000 we were awarded and it’s going to be used to do work on College... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Hilltop' by ASU booming49 and watches the scores of cars that drive by daily. More than 23,000 vehicl
'Hilltop' by ASU booming
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
49 and watches the scores of cars that drive by daily. More than 23,000 vehicles pass by his shop daily, according to the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. Four decades ago, when the business opened less than 2 miles from the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas weighs tolls to build new interstate routeThe Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is commissioning a study on
Arkansas weighs tolls to build new interstate route
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is commissioning a study on the feasibility of not only using tolls to help build a new section of Interstate 49 in western Arkansas, but also to have someone else operate and maintain the... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
New stretch of I-49 might be made a toll roada study to determine whether the state should use tolls to build a new section
New stretch of I-49 might be made a toll road
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 6 days ago
a study to determine whether the state should use tolls to build a new section of Interstate 49 in western Arkansas. The Arkansas Highway Commission is also asking consultants to study whether a private company should operate and maintain the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State weighs tolls to build I-49 routeThe Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is commissioning a study on
State weighs tolls to build I-49 route
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is commissioning a study on the feasibility of not only using tolls to help build a new section of Interstate 49 in western Arkansas, but also to have someone else operate and maintain the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
49 lanes to close to install barrierswill require overnight lane closures on Interstate 49 in Rogers and Bentonville
49 lanes to close to install barriers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
will require overnight lane closures on Interstate 49 in Rogers and Bentonville for five nights beginning Monday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Placement of a barrier wall along the inside lane in both directions... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
2 Semis Collide in Van Burentractor trailer rigs collide on Interstate 40. It happened before sunrise Thur
2 Semis Collide in Van Buren
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
tractor trailer rigs collide on Interstate 40. It happened before sunrise Thursday in Crawford County. According to the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, the stretch of interstate had to be shutdown after the accident and was... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
AR State Police: McCrory officer killed in accident on Hwy 175 AM Barker was responding to a call to assist a Woodruff County sheriff’s depu
AR State Police: McCrory officer killed in accident on Hwy 17
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
5 AM Barker was responding to a call to assist a Woodruff County sheriff’s deputy when his patrol car collided with a deer. Barker was traveling north along Arkansas Highway 17, south of the Patterson community, when his patrol car struck... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Agency floats fallback plans for I-30 fundThe Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is thinking about other ways
Agency floats fallback plans for I-30 fund
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is thinking about other ways to spend the $631.7 million it has identified for the Interstate 30 corridor project in case the project doesn't move forward. Scott Bennett, the department director,... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2016Arkansas take a smarter approach to transit. That goal landed him squarely in t
Visionary Arkansans 2016
Arkansas Times / Posted 10 days ago
Arkansas take a smarter approach to transit. That goal landed him squarely in the middle of the ongoing debate over the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department's 30 Crossing project. When the aging Interstate 30 bridge that crosses the... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Jonesboro receives $557,000 for trails, sidewalkstrail system and 2,000 feet of sidewalk construction and improvements in Jonesb
Jonesboro receives $557,000 for trails, sidewalks
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 10 days ago
trail system and 2,000 feet of sidewalk construction and improvements in Jonesboro. The grants were approved by the Arkansas Highway Commission Wednesday at a meeting in Little Rock attended by several city and construction officials. “This... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas State University road project delayeduniversity's facility maintenance staff is studying how the project can be more
Arkansas State University road project delayed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
university's facility maintenance staff is studying how the project can be more cost-effective. A meeting with the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is scheduled for later this month. The project is the third phase of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bridge's balusters covetedto ask. The Broadway Bridge balustrades, and balusters, are of long-standing in
Bridge's balusters coveted
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
to ask. The Broadway Bridge balustrades, and balusters, are of long-standing interest to readers. The primary power is the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. Its spokesman, David Nilles, said no parts of the bridge will be made... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mississippi River span set for checkover the Mississippi River in Crittenden County will require temporary lane clo
Mississippi River span set for check
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
over the Mississippi River in Crittenden County will require temporary lane closures for four days beginning Monday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The outside westbound lane will be closed from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Robinson Center work to shut lanesthe Robinson Center will continue to require lane closures on a section of LaHa
Robinson Center work to shut lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
the Robinson Center will continue to require lane closures on a section of LaHarpe Boulevard in downtown Little Rock, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The work will require closing the eastbound outside lane of LaHarpe,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Broadway lanes to close overnightWork on a section of Broadway in downtown Little Rock is requiring overnight la
Broadway lanes to close overnight
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Work on a section of Broadway in downtown Little Rock is requiring overnight lane closures through Friday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The work, which began Thursday, will affect one lane at a time between Second Street... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pragmatic? NoStodola, North Little Rock Mayor Jim Smith, and Pulaski County Judge Barry Hyde
Pragmatic? No
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Stodola, North Little Rock Mayor Jim Smith, and Pulaski County Judge Barry Hyde came out backing the latest proposal by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department to expand Interstate 30 in the greater Little Rock area. Apparently, they... Read more
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The Daily Siftings Herald
Arkadelphia City Board receives information on hiring practicesfor its Feaster Trail Connection project. The city was awarded a grant in the
Arkadelphia City Board receives information on hiring practices
The Daily Siftings Herald / Posted 17 days ago
for its Feaster Trail Connection project. The city was awarded a grant in the amount of $48,000 in May 2013 from the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department through their recreational trails program. The grant would enable the city to... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Alma Highway Project Meant To Ease Traffic, Improve Emergency Response TimeALMA (KFSM) -- Arkansas Highway 162 is being moved to the east, and part of the
Alma Highway Project Meant To Ease Traffic, Improve Emergency Response Time
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 18 days ago
ALMA (KFSM) -- Arkansas Highway 162 is being moved to the east, and part of the project includes a bridge, so traffic will no longer have to stop at the railroad tracks for trains. “We have a real problem,” Mayor Keith Greene said, "If you have an... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pavement repair to disrupt trafficMaintenance at Arkansas 161 and Arkansas 294 in Pulaski County will require fla
Pavement repair to disrupt traffic
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
Maintenance at Arkansas 161 and Arkansas 294 in Pulaski County will require flaggers to control traffic today, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The intersection has a traffic signal, but flaggers will control traffic between... Read more
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Carroll County News
Then and NowMidweek edition, these 4-H flag bearers would be marching through the middle of
Then and Now
Carroll County News / Posted 18 days ago
Midweek edition, these 4-H flag bearers would be marching through the middle of the city square. But in the early 1970s the Arkansas Highway Department split the square in the middle with a four-lane road. While at times various parades have wound... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Father, son killed when pickup runs off Arkansas highway, overturnsA father and son were killed and two other people were injured Monday when a pi
Father, son killed when pickup runs off Arkansas highway, overturns
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
A father and son were killed and two other people were injured Monday when a pickup ran off an Arkansas highway and overturned multiple times, authorities said. It happened shortly after 4:45 p.m. as Miguel Sedano Sr., 46, drove a Ford F-150 west on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Officials happy with progress of two Northwest Arkansas bypassessee construction quit on the Bella Vista Bypass until it's four lanes and finis
Officials happy with progress of two Northwest Arkansas bypasses
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
see construction quit on the Bella Vista Bypass until it's four lanes and finished," said Dick Trammel, chairman of the Arkansas Highway Commission. "It's not a road to nowhere. The part that's finished and open, it's being used pretty... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
49 lanes to close for work this weekwill require overnight lane closures on Interstate 49 in Johnson and Springdale
49 lanes to close for work this week
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
will require overnight lane closures on Interstate 49 in Johnson and Springdale for two nights beginning Tuesday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Crews treating the bridge deck surfaces at the Clear Creek bridges, the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bluish light awfully like siren blue?footing. Does the extra concrete make barriers in Arkansas stronger? -- Jess D
Bluish light awfully like siren blue?
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
footing. Does the extra concrete make barriers in Arkansas stronger? -- Jess Dear Jess: We have the skinny from the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. Each post in Arkansas is like those in Tennessee. They have individual... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Full roads expected on holiday weekendSaturday. "Go Dogs." The state's interstate highways can handle the increased
Full roads expected on holiday weekend
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
Saturday. "Go Dogs." The state's interstate highways can handle the increased holiday traffic without much difficulty, Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department spokesman Danny Straessle said. On game days, however, highways near and... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Train, semi-truck collide in Corningmorning to get the issue fixed. Clay County Sheriff's Department, Corning Poli
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Train, semi-truck collide in Corning
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 24 days ago
morning to get the issue fixed. Clay County Sheriff's Department, Corning Police Department, Arkansas State Police, and Arkansas Highway Patrol all responded to the accident. Watch Region 8 News On Demand: On your Desktop | On your Mobile... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
LR Metroplan Board waives 6-lane restriction for I-30 expansiona lane restriction, allowing the $630 million I-30 improvement project to move
LR Metroplan Board waives 6-lane restriction for I-30 expansion
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 24 days ago
a lane restriction, allowing the $630 million I-30 improvement project to move forward. The project will be the largest in Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department history. With the approval, the expansion would alter nearly seven miles of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Metroplan votes to waive 6-lane limit for I-30 jobvoice vote. Wednesday's vote was the latest in a series of steps in a long app
Metroplan votes to waive 6-lane limit for I-30 job
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
voice vote. Wednesday's vote was the latest in a series of steps in a long approval process for the project, for which the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has earmarked up to $630.7 million in state and federal money. Construction is... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Correcting corrections, by the numbersOn Aug. 24, Green was in the majority of those on Metroplan's Regional Planning
Correcting corrections, by the numbers
Arkansas Times / Posted 24 days ago
On Aug. 24, Green was in the majority of those on Metroplan's Regional Planning Advisory Council who voted 20-3 against the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department's request to waive a Metroplan policy limiting freeways to six lanes. (The... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
LR Metroplan Board wavies 6-lane restriction for I30 expansiona lane restriction, allowing the $630 million I-30 improvement project to move
LR Metroplan Board wavies 6-lane restriction for I30 expansion
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 24 days ago
a lane restriction, allowing the $630 million I-30 improvement project to move forward. The project will be the largest in Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department history. With the approval, the expansion would alter nearly seven miles of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Metroplan board votes to waive 6-lane highway limit ahead of I-30 workmorning. Only one board member — Rock Region Metro Executive Director Jarod Var
Metroplan board votes to waive 6-lane highway limit ahead of I-30 work
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
morning. Only one board member — Rock Region Metro Executive Director Jarod Varner — was heard opposing the waiver. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department hasn't finalized plans for widening the interstate, but it is considering both... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Expansion Approved for I-30 in LRto waive a 6 lane restriction and push the project forward. Eight to 10 lanes
Expansion Approved for I-30 in LR
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 24 days ago
to waive a 6 lane restriction and push the project forward. Eight to 10 lanes have been proposed for the project. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department plans for the project to stretch from I-530 in south Little Rock to I-40 in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Metroplan board votes to waive 6-lane highway limit ahead of I-30 workmorning. Only one board member — Rock Region Metro Executive Director Jarod Var
Metroplan board votes to waive 6-lane highway limit ahead of I-30 work
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
morning. Only one board member — Rock Region Metro Executive Director Jarod Varner — was heard opposing the waiver. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department hasn't finalized plans for widening the interstate, but it is considering both... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
LR Metroplan Board approves I30 expansionMetroplan Board voted to approve the $630 million Interstate 30 improvement pro
LR Metroplan Board approves I30 expansion
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 24 days ago
Metroplan Board voted to approve the $630 million Interstate 30 improvement project. The project will be the largest in Arkansas Highway Department history. With the approval, the expansion will alter nearly seven miles of interstate through... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Concrete Gulch day; I-30 group urges more studywhen deciding critical “public policy issues” like this one? Well, good for th
Concrete Gulch day; I-30 group urges more study
Arkansas Times / Posted 25 days ago
when deciding critical “public policy issues” like this one? Well, good for them. Following is the full essay: The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) has requested a waiver from Metroplan's 6-through-lane maximum on the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
440 job to shut ramps overnightConstruction on Interstate 440 in Little Rock will require ramps to be closed o
440 job to shut ramps overnight
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Construction on Interstate 440 in Little Rock will require ramps to be closed overnight this week, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The eastbound offramp to Lindsey Road and the westbound offramp to Fourche Dam Pike was... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Broadway work to shift streetcarsto allow the streetcars to safely go through intersections, which can cause tra
Broadway work to shift streetcars
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
to allow the streetcars to safely go through intersections, which can cause traffic to back up at peak times. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department announced last week that the 93-year-old Broadway Bridge would close to... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
AHTD Releases Details Of I-49/Fulbright Expressway Interchange WideningFAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) -- The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department relea
AHTD Releases Details Of I-49/Fulbright Expressway Interchange Widening
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 25 days ago
FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) -- The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department released the details of how it plans to widen the Interstate 49 and Fulbright Expressway interchange to six lanes. The department said this project will be the most involved... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tractor-trailer crash closes section of Arkansas 124equipment will require the closure of that section of the highway Tuesday night
Tractor-trailer crash closes section of Arkansas 124
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
equipment will require the closure of that section of the highway Tuesday night so the equipment can be removed, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The crash has left one lane closed on the highway near the Cadron Creek... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Metroplan Board set to vote in I30 expansionthe vote, city leaders in Little Rock are still divided on what is the best pla
Metroplan Board set to vote in I30 expansion
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
the vote, city leaders in Little Rock are still divided on what is the best plan. It would be the largest project in Arkansas Highway Department history. If Metroplan Board approves the I-30 crossing project, nearly seven miles of interstate... Read more
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