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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Work on Broadway Bridge to shift downtowns’ traffic flowBroadway Bridge shifting to the Main Street Bridge, which carries about 12,000
Work on Broadway Bridge to shift downtowns’ traffic flow
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
Broadway Bridge shifting to the Main Street Bridge, which carries about 12,000 vehicles daily, according to data from the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. Other alternatives to get across the river include Interstate 30 and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Work on bridge to shift downtowns’ traffic flowBroadway Bridge shifting to the Main Street Bridge, which carries about 12,000
Work on bridge to shift downtowns’ traffic flow
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
Broadway Bridge shifting to the Main Street Bridge, which carries about 12,000 vehicles daily, according to data from the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. Other alternatives to get across the river include Interstate 30 and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Broadway Bridge set for closure Sept. 28days or draw an identical amount in bonuses for every day it is under the time
Broadway Bridge set for closure Sept. 28
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
days or draw an identical amount in bonuses for every day it is under the time limit. Scott Bennett, the director of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, said officials with the agency and Massman are confident the work can be... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
AHTD: Broadway Bridge Will Close on September 28LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department announce
AHTD: Broadway Bridge Will Close on September 28
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department announced on Thursday that the Broadway Bridge will close on September 28. The bridge is 93 years old, and its original cost was $971,000. September 28 will be the "last... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Highway department 'confident' Broadway Bridge will close Sept. 28but we're confident as can be at this point that Sept. 28 is a good date for th
Highway department 'confident' Broadway Bridge will close Sept. 28
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
but we're confident as can be at this point that Sept. 28 is a good date for the bridge to be closed," said Scott Bennett, the director of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. Read Friday's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full det... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Metroplan staff, advisers at odds on 6-lane waivera policy limiting the width of area freeways, while the agency's staff recommen
Metroplan staff, advisers at odds on 6-lane waiver
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
a policy limiting the width of area freeways, while the agency's staff recommended that it should grant the exception. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department requested that Metroplan, the long-range transportation planning agency for... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Bono Bridge bid scheduled for Septemberof the cost will be covered by federal sources and 18% will come from state sou
Bono Bridge bid scheduled for September
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 2 days ago
of the cost will be covered by federal sources and 18% will come from state sources. According to bid information on the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department website, the construction company who wins the bid will have 198 working days... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Metroplan advisory panel says no to waiver of six-lane limitthe recommendation to allow the waiver was not an endorsement of any of the fou
Metroplan advisory panel says no to waiver of six-lane limit
Arkansas Times / Posted 2 days ago
the recommendation to allow the waiver was not an endorsement of any of the four highway widening proposals made by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. "There remains significant concern about the system impacts of a significant... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Date decision expected soon on Broadway Bridge closingday on whether to close the Broadway Bridge as soon as Sept. 15 is drawing near
Date decision expected soon on Broadway Bridge closing
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
day on whether to close the Broadway Bridge as soon as Sept. 15 is drawing near -- perhaps as soon as this week. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department wants three weeks' notice from the contractor on whether the bridge will be... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Asphalt prices at '07 lows a boon for Arkansas road, street departmentsLow oil prices have translated into low prices for asphalt -- the lifeblood of
Asphalt prices at '07 lows a boon for Arkansas road, street departments
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Low oil prices have translated into low prices for asphalt -- the lifeblood of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department as well as city street and county road agencies. The Highway Department purchased an additional 30,000 tons of asphalt... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Asphalt prices at '07 lows a boon for road, street departmentsLow oil prices have translated into low prices for asphalt -- the lifeblood of
Asphalt prices at '07 lows a boon for road, street departments
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Low oil prices have translated into low prices for asphalt -- the lifeblood of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department as well as city street and county road agencies. The Highway Department purchased an additional 30,000 tons of asphalt... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
49 construction to shut some laneson Interstate 49 in Johnson and Springdale will require another series of lane
49 construction to shut some lanes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
on Interstate 49 in Johnson and Springdale will require another series of lane closures for five days beginning today, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Crews will be placing pavement markings and shoulder rumble strips on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Driver: For the kids, fix 'Flourite'would require big rigs to stay in the right two lanes, as is the case here and
Driver: For the kids, fix 'Flourite'
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
would require big rigs to stay in the right two lanes, as is the case here and there on interstate highways. No, said the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. The volume of truck traffic doesn't indicate a need. Traffic may use any... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Bentonville School Bus briefly stuck in ditch; no students injuredStolt, Director of Communications with the school district. The incident happe
Bentonville School Bus briefly stuck in ditch; no students injured
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 9 days ago
Stolt, Director of Communications with the school district. The incident happened near the intersection of Brown Road and Arkansas Highway 112. The bus was turning onto Highway 112 when a wheel slipped off the road and into a ditch off the side of... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Rollover Crash Kills AR Woman, ChildLITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A rollover crash on an Arkansas highway has claimed the liv
Rollover Crash Kills AR Woman, Child
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A rollover crash on an Arkansas highway has claimed the lives of a woman and child. It happened just after 4 p.m. Tuesday in Yell County west of Briggsville. The Arkansas State Police preliminary accident report states that a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mother, toddler killed when pickup runs off Arkansas highway, rolls overA 19-year-old Arkansas woman and her son were killed when a pickup ran off an A
Mother, toddler killed when pickup runs off Arkansas highway, rolls over
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
A 19-year-old Arkansas woman and her son were killed when a pickup ran off an Arkansas highway and rolled over Tuesday afternoon, ejecting them, authorities said. An Arkansas State Police report identified the woman who died as Heather Walker of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Legislative panel backs shift of $41.5M to road agencyA legislative panel on Tuesday approved a request from the Arkansas Highway and
Legislative panel backs shift of $41.5M to road agency
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
A legislative panel on Tuesday approved a request from the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department to transfer $41.5 million in state funds to the department to be used to match additional federal highway funds. After a handful of lawmakers... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
I-40 Pothole Near NLR Causes Problemstires popped. Drivers said it's from the hole in the road. One woman said two
I-40 Pothole Near NLR Causes Problems
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
tires popped. Drivers said it's from the hole in the road. One woman said two of her tires now have to be replaced. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department worked all morning trying to fix the hole while rain and cars continued to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Construction to shut I-440 westbound on-ramp in Little Rockthe closing of the Interstate 440 westbound on-ramp from Fourche Dam Pike in Li
Construction to shut I-440 westbound on-ramp in Little Rock
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
the closing of the Interstate 440 westbound on-ramp from Fourche Dam Pike in Little Rock and a detour Tuesday night, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Crews completing work in anticipation of moving traffic onto a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lane shift needed to repair overpass430 overpass in Little Rock that was caused by a vehicle crash will require a l
Lane shift needed to repair overpass
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
430 overpass in Little Rock that was caused by a vehicle crash will require a lane shift on Colonel Glenn Road, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Westbound traffic on Colonel Glenn will be shifted onto the shoulder... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
2 Die in Poinsett Co. Blowout AccidentArk. - A woman and child have died in a blowout accident that caused the vehicl
2 Die in Poinsett Co. Blowout Accident
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 11 days ago
Ark. - A woman and child have died in a blowout accident that caused the vehicle they were riding in to flip on a northeast Arkansas highway. The Arkansas State Police preliminary accident report says it happened shortly after 6 p.m. Sunday in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lettersall his hatred, divisiveness and bigotry toward women and minorities? Input no
Letters
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
all his hatred, divisiveness and bigotry toward women and minorities? Input not necessary? Read the article about the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department's survey. Went to the indicated website. I found that all the regional... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Several small fires reported in home, one injuredceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridorDedication ceremony held
Several small fires reported in home, one injured
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 14 days ago
ceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridorDedication ceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridor Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department Director Scott Bennett said the $160 million investment brings them one step... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Dedication ceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridorribbon cutting ceremony for Highway 67 from Highway 226 to Walnut Ridge took pl
Dedication ceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridor
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 14 days ago
ribbon cutting ceremony for Highway 67 from Highway 226 to Walnut Ridge took place Thursday morning in Lawrence County. Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department Director Scott Bennett said the $160 million investment brings them one step... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Crimestoppers: $500 reward offered in jewelry theftceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridorDedication ceremony held
Crimestoppers: $500 reward offered in jewelry theft
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 14 days ago
ceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridorDedication ceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridor Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department Director Scott Bennett said the $160 million investment brings them one step... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Hilltop Tiny Tots Learning Center to close its doorsceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridorDedication ceremony held
Hilltop Tiny Tots Learning Center to close its doors
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 14 days ago
ceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridorDedication ceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridor Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department Director Scott Bennett said the $160 million investment brings them one step... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store to open in Jonesboroceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridorDedication ceremony held
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store to open in Jonesboro
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 14 days ago
ceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridorDedication ceremony held for latest stretch of Highway 67 corridor Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department Director Scott Bennett said the $160 million investment brings them one step... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Construction to close I-440 westbound on-ramp in Little Rock440 in Little Rock will require the closure of the westbound on-ramp from Linds
Construction to close I-440 westbound on-ramp in Little Rock
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
440 in Little Rock will require the closure of the westbound on-ramp from Lindsey Road and a detour Thursday night, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Crews completing work in anticipation of moving traffic onto a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bumpy Broadway stretch up for resurfacing in LRA jarring and heavily traveled section of Broadway in downtown Little Rock is g
Bumpy Broadway stretch up for resurfacing in LR
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
A jarring and heavily traveled section of Broadway in downtown Little Rock is getting a $373,000 face-lift. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department received a low bid of $373,696.85 on Wednesday to resurface the street between West... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
$94.8M bid selected to fix choked I-49 legof projects to widen Interstate 49, the major north-south corridor through Nort
$94.8M bid selected to fix choked I-49 leg
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
of projects to widen Interstate 49, the major north-south corridor through Northwest Arkansas, were opened Wednesday by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. A $94.8 million bid by Kiewit Infrastructure South of Fort Worth was the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Arkansas deputy dies in shootout after responding to 911 callverge of retirement, Spells and other officers showed up around 7:10 a.m. at th
Arkansas deputy dies in shootout after responding to 911 call
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 16 days ago
verge of retirement, Spells and other officers showed up around 7:10 a.m. at the manufactured home on a large rural lot off Arkansas Highway 253, after a 911 call that a man and his adult son were fighting over tools, and the son had pulled a... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Arkansas deputy killed in gunfightverge of retirement, Spells and other officers showed up around 7:10 a.m. at th
Arkansas deputy killed in gunfight
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 16 days ago
verge of retirement, Spells and other officers showed up around 7:10 a.m. at the manufactured home on a large rural lot off Arkansas Highway 253, after a 911 call that a man and his adult son were fighting over tools, and the son had pulled a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Arkansas deputy dies responding to 911 callverge of retirement, Spells and other officers showed up around 7:10 a.m. at th
Arkansas deputy dies responding to 911 call
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 days ago
verge of retirement, Spells and other officers showed up around 7:10 a.m. at the manufactured home on a large rural lot off Arkansas Highway 253, after a 911 call that a man and his adult son were fighting over tools, and the son had pulled a... Read more
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Officer.com
Arkansas Trooper Who Tried to Stop Drunken Driver in ICU24, of Fort Smith died Monday during the collision in the east lane of Intersta
Arkansas Trooper Who Tried to Stop Drunken Driver in ICU
Officer.com / Posted 16 days ago
24, of Fort Smith died Monday during the collision in the east lane of Interstate 40 at the eight-mile marker near the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department Weight Station in Alma. Moomey was listed in serious, but stable condition,... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
No Damage To Overpass Column After Deadly Crash On I-40There is no structural damage to an overpass column following a deadly car cras
No Damage To Overpass Column After Deadly Crash On I-40
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 17 days ago
There is no structural damage to an overpass column following a deadly car crash Tuesday morning (Aug. 9), according to the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. The crash took place under the I-40 and I-49 interchange just before 2:30... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Former Arkansas lawmaker has highway section named after hersaid Horn was able to secure millions of dollars for communities and industries
Former Arkansas lawmaker has highway section named after her
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
said Horn was able to secure millions of dollars for communities and industries in southwest Arkansas. Highway signs will be places at the intersection of Arkansas Highways 32 and 41 and at the north Foreman city limits on Arkansas H... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Driver, 24, dies, trooper injured in head-on crashnewscasts for the Arkansas Radio Network for years. Sadler said the June 1 cra
Driver, 24, dies, trooper injured in head-on crash
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
newscasts for the Arkansas Radio Network for years. Sadler said the June 1 crash is still under a criminal investigation. Arkansas highway officials have initiated systemwide improvements at an estimated cost of $2.8 million with a focus on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
5 finalists selected for Metroplan postplanning and development issues. Metroplan now is hosting the debate over the
5 finalists selected for Metroplan post
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
planning and development issues. Metroplan now is hosting the debate over the Interstate 30 corridor project, which is a Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department proposal to widen the 6.7-mile corridor through downtown Little Rock and North... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
One Dead after Crashing into Arkansas State Trooperwas struck by a vehicle driving in the wrong direction, police said. The crash
One Dead after Crashing into Arkansas State Trooper
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 18 days ago
was struck by a vehicle driving in the wrong direction, police said. The crash took place at the eight mile marker near an Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department Weigh Station. Police are still working to identify the individual that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bidding near for I-49 projects to loosen traffic in state’s NWand I-49 come together in Fayetteville. “They’re probably two of the biggest p
Bidding near for I-49 projects to loosen traffic in state’s NW
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
and I-49 come together in Fayetteville. “They’re probably two of the biggest projects on I-49,” said Dick Trammel, Arkansas Highway Commission chairman. “They’re two of the key projects to make everything tie together. It’s going to improve... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For state, I-30 flood fight worth it; new phase near19-acre flood plain; and install a pipe floodgate. But that doesn't begin to co
For state, I-30 flood fight worth it; new phase near
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
19-acre flood plain; and install a pipe floodgate. But that doesn't begin to cover the entire cost of the project. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has already spent another nearly $2.5 million on the project and counting.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas police officer driving patrol vehicle hits, kills man pushing motorcycleAn Oklahoma man pushing his motorcycle on an Arkansas highway was hit and kille
Arkansas police officer driving patrol vehicle hits, kills man pushing motorcycle
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
An Oklahoma man pushing his motorcycle on an Arkansas highway was hit and killed early Sunday by a Fort Smith police officer on his way to assist a colleague, Arkansas State Police said. Jonathan Logston, 36, of Heavener, Okla., was pushing his 2007... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lane closures planned on I-49 near JohnsonJohnson and Springdale will require another round of overnight lane closures be
Lane closures planned on I-49 near Johnson
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Johnson and Springdale will require another round of overnight lane closures beginning today and lasting four nights, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The lane closures -- from just south of Johnson Mill Boulevard in... Read more
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Island Packet
Driver routes explored ahead of Arkansas bridge closureSeptember, depending on weather and how fast the remaining prep work is done.
Driver routes explored ahead of Arkansas bridge closure
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
September, depending on weather and how fast the remaining prep work is done. He and Danny Straessle, a spokesman for the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department, said flooding and steel delivery delays threw off the schedule. Veritas Steel... Read more
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Carroll County News
Free on bond: Affidavit reveals more details in former deputy's arrestof the incident, the affidavit says. The incident took place in the parking lot
Free on bond: Affidavit reveals more details in former deputy's arrest
Carroll County News / Posted 21 days ago
of the incident, the affidavit says. The incident took place in the parking lot of the old Crystal Mountain Restaurant on Arkansas Highway 21 South. According to the affidavit Jonathan and Jessica White were parked next to each other and each... Read more
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Arkansas Business
The Public in Public Policy (Craig Douglass On Consumers)this organization. In this role, foundation activities are managed to provide
The Public in Public Policy (Craig Douglass On Consumers)
Arkansas Business / Posted 22 days ago
this organization. In this role, foundation activities are managed to provide an added voice for the objectives of the Arkansas Highway Commission and to promote adequate funding for a safe and effective system of highways. The ultimate goals... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Leachville public meetings draw favorable comments for park grant and sewer expansionInc., who talked about the applications for grants/loans to extend the wastewat
Leachville public meetings draw favorable comments for park grant and sewer expansion
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted 24 days ago
Inc., who talked about the applications for grants/loans to extend the wastewater system south of Swihart Road to Arkansas Highway 18. "We have been looking at putting sewer to Highway 18 for 20 years," Menley said. "We went part of the... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Slideshow: As Broadway Bridge Rises, Drivers Plot New RouteSeptember, depending on weather and how fast the remaining prep work is done.
Slideshow: As Broadway Bridge Rises, Drivers Plot New Route
Arkansas Business / Posted 25 days ago
September, depending on weather and how fast the remaining prep work is done. He and Danny Straessle, a spokesman for the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department, said flooding and steel delivery delays threw off the schedule. Veritas Steel... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
1-vehicle wrecks are deadliestthey move to the next. Credit to the Arkansas Graduated Licensing Law, Act 1694
1-vehicle wrecks are deadliest
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
they move to the next. Credit to the Arkansas Graduated Licensing Law, Act 1694 of 2001. Better and safer highways. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department will spend close to $1.5 billion on its interstate rehabilitation program,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Work to close I-440 eastbound on-rampa temporary ramp will require the closure of the I-440 eastbound on-ramp from L
Work to close I-440 eastbound on-ramp
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
a temporary ramp will require the closure of the I-440 eastbound on-ramp from Lindsey Road and a detour Friday night, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. The ramp will be closed at 11 p.m. Motorists wishing to access the... Read more
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