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Expect delays Monday on Highway 440

Expect delays Monday on Highway 440

LITTLE ROCK (AHTD) – A routine bridge inspection will require a lane closure on Highway 440 in Pulaski County, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.

Crews will inspect a bridge located over Ink Bayou. That’s located 1.5 miles north of Interstate 40. The work will require closing the Highway 440 westbound outside lane between mile markers 12 and 13.

The lane closure will be Monday, April 7th, between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., weather permitting. Traffic will be controlled using barrels and warning signs.

Motorists should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones. Additional travel information can be found at IDriveArkansas.com or ArkansasHighways.com. You can also follow us on Twitter @AHTD.

Bridge inspection will close lanes on Arch Street

Bridge inspection will close lanes on Arch Street

LITTLE ROCK (AHTD) – A routine bridge inspection will reduce traffic to one lane on Highway 367 (S. Arch Street) in Little Rock, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.

Crews will inspect a bridge located over the Union Pacific Railroad near Interstate Park between Interstate 30 and Roosevelt Road.

Traffic will be reduced to one lane on Tuesday, April 8th, between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., weather permitting. Traffic will be controlled using flaggers, cones, and warning signs.

Motorists should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones. Additional travel information can be found at IDriveArkansas.com or ArkansasHighways.com. You can also follow us on Twitter @AHTD.

Section of North University Avenue to close for waterline maintenance

Section of North University Avenue to close for waterline maintenance

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (LR) – Beginning Wednesday, April 2, North University Avenue between Kavanaugh Boulevard and Stonewall Road will be closed to through traffic to allow for the rehabilitation of the waterline for Central Arkansas Water.

Fly nonstop from Little Rock to New York City

Fly nonstop from Little Rock to New York City

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (BHCNA) – Arkansans can now fly nonstop from Little Rock to New York City. Beginning today, American Airlines is offering daily service from Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport to LaGuardia Airport. The 3 1⁄2 hour flight is scheduled to depart at 6:30am with return service planned for arrival in Little Rock at approximately 9:30pm.

Expect lane closures on Broadway Bridge next week

Expect lane closures on Broadway Bridge next week

LITTLE ROCK (AHTD) – A routine bridge inspection will require lane closures on the Broadway Bridge over the Arkansas River between Little Rock and North Little Rock, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.

The work will require closing the southbound outside lane on Monday, March 31st and Tuesday, April 1st. The northbound outside lane will be closed Tuesday, April 1st and Wednesday, April 2nd. Both closures will only occur between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., weather permitting. Traffic will be controlled using cones and warning signs.

Meeting scheduled to update AHTD bicycle, pedestrian plan

Meeting scheduled to update AHTD bicycle, pedestrian plan

LITTLE ROCK (AHTD) – The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) has announced it will hold a series of Public Involvement Meetings across the state to obtain input from the public as it works to update the Arkansas State Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation Plan.

The first meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 1st, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Legends Room of the Jack Stephens Center (UALR Trojans basketball arena) on the campus of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. A formal presentation will begin at 6:15 p.m. and will focus on Central Arkansas issues.

The second meeting will be held on Thursday, April 3rd, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Sam’s Club Community Room of the Arvest Ballpark (enter through front gate) in Springdale. A formal presentation will begin at 6:15 p.m. and will focus on West and Northwest Arkansas issues.

Weekend lane closures will impact traffic at Big Rock Interchange

Weekend lane closures will impact traffic at Big Rock Interchange

LITTLE ROCK (3-26) – Construction work will require weekend lane closures and detours at the Interstate 430/630 “Big Rock” Interchange in Little Rock, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.

Crews will be installing steel beams on the new bridge over Shackleford Road. The following routes will be affected.