Winter Weather Strike Team to Conduct Drill Next Week

LITTLE ROCK | November 30, 2022 ARDOT’s Winter Weather Strike Team will exercise training drills in the central Arkansas area Wednesday, December 7. The drill will consist of training drivers, performing equipment checks and maintenance, road-testing snowplow trucks, and communicating with the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) that will operate in an exercise mode for the […]

Improvements to a Bridge Deck on Highway 79 to Cause Alternating Lane Closures

CLEVELAND COUNTY | November 29, 2022 Alternating lane closures began this morning on Highway 79 between Saline and Rison for one mile across the Saline River Bridge. Due to the lane closures, the maximum load width on the bridge is eight feet. These closures will continue daily until the end of December, weather permitting, and […]

POSTPONED: ARDOT to Break Ground on Future Interstate 69

DESHA COUNTY | November 28, 2022 Join fellow stakeholders in southeast Arkansas next week for a ceremonial groundbreaking on the next phase of construction for the Interstate 69 Corridor. Members of the Arkansas Highway Commission, ARDOT staff and local leadership will gather at ARDOT’s District 2 Maintenance Headquarters Tuesday, December 20, at 11 a.m. Designated […]

Interstate 30 Construction Requires Lane Closures in Little Rock and North Little Rock

PULASKI COUNTY | November 23, 2022 Work on Interstate 30 in Little Rock and North Little Rock involves weekly lane closures. No main lane closures are scheduled between 5 a.m. Wednesday, November 23 and 8 p.m. Monday, November 28 due to Thanksgiving week. Weather permitting, the following travel impacts are expected to occur beginning Monday, […]

Bridge on Highway 56 near Franklin Closed for Improvements

IZARD COUNTY | November 23, 2022 District Five crews closed a bridge on Highway 56 near Franklin yesterday to prepare for improvements. The bridge crosses a ditch on Highway 56 between Wolf Springs Road and Bates Road about two miles east of Franklin. A separate release will follow with more information about the work schedule […]

Bridge Replacement on Highway 328 Means Temporary Closure

CLAY COUNTY | November 23, 2022 Weather permitting; crews will close Highway 328 directly east of Success (between County Roads 135 and 139) beginning Monday, November 28. This initial closure will remain in place for two weeks while the contractor installs a new box culvert at Townsend Lateral; once that is complete, one lane of […]

Improvements to Highway 14 Mean Temporary Lane Closures in Harrisburg

POINSETT COUNTY | November 23, 2022 Construction work to improve Highway 14 will require temporary lane closures. Weather permitting; crews will reduce traffic to one-lane operations daily, using flaggers, to perform asphalt milling, patching, and placement on Highway 14 between Highway 163 South and the L’Anguille River. These operations will begin Monday, November 28 from […]

Construction Requires New Traffic Patterns on Interstate 555 in Jonesboro

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY | November 23, 2022 Work to reconstruct Interstate 555 in Jonesboro requires new traffic patterns. Weather permitting; crews will shift the southbound I-555 main lane of traffic back to the newly constructed southbound lanes Tuesday, November 29.  Once traffic is divided into one lane in each direction in the outer lanes of the […]

Bridge Construction to Cause Closure of Highway 148 near Burdette

MISSISSIPPI COUNTY | November 23, 2022 Beginning at 8 a.m., Monday, November 28, crews will close Highway 148 between Interstate 55 and Highway 181 for bridge construction. A detour route using I-55 and Highway 158 through Victoria and Highway 181 will be signed and available. This section of Highway 148 will remain closed through January […]

ARDOT to Break Ground on Future Interstate 69

DESHA COUNTY | November 22, 2022 Join fellow stakeholders in southeast Arkansas next week for a ceremonial groundbreaking on the next phase of construction for the Interstate 69 Corridor. Members of the Arkansas Highway Commission, ARDOT staff and local leadership will gather at ARDOT’s District 2 Maintenance Headquarters Tuesday, November 29, at 11 a.m. (see […]