The state's largest airport netted a $6.7 million operating profit for the first six months of 2016, or $1.8 million more than the first half of last year, according to its latest financial statements.
A citizen's advisory group for the long-range transportation planning agency in central Arkansas wants to hear from the public before acting on a request from state highway officials to waive a policy restricting area freeways to six lanes to make way for the proposed 30 Crossing project.
The top executive for Pulaski County's transit agency won a second raise in six months Tuesday after the agency board conducted a compensation review and found his salary wanting compared with his peers.
A railroad crossing in Ashdown, recently labeled by the Federal Railroad Administration as one of the nation's most dangerous, is one of two crossings in the Little River County seat that is targeted for safety improvements.
Construction work on the on-ramp carrying traffic from Cantrell Road to Interstate 430 north will require an overnight lane closure beginning at 10 p.m. tonight, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said Monday.
Any action on an Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department request to waive a policy that restricts central Arkansas freeways to six lanes likely will take a month, a top Metroplan official said Wednesday.