posted: 07/30/2015 4:09 a.m.
A year-long planning study on how to improve the congested Interstate 30 corridor through downtown Little Rock and North Little Rock has won formal federal government approval, state highway officials announced Wednesday.
posted: 07/29/2015 11:20 a.m.
A year-long planning study on how to improve the congested Interstate 30 corridor through downtown Little Rock and North Little Rock has won the federal government's seal of approval.
posted: 07/29/2015 4:08 a.m.
In light of a dwindling funding source and a federal government stalemate, Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s highway funding working group needs to move with a greater sense of urgency, some members say.
posted: 07/27/2015 4:47 a.m.
In the digital age, when routes routinely can be plotted with a smartphone, the cartographer who oversees the production of the paper version of the Arkansas State Highway Map isn't quite ready to call it an anachronism.
posted: 07/25/2015 3:57 a.m.
Tennessee highway officials have scrapped plans to award a contract by the end of the year for a project on an Interstate 55 interchange in Memphis that would have closed the I-55 Mississippi River bridge for nine months in 2017.
posted: 07/23/2015 3:26 a.m.
An Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department study of a segment of Arkansas 112 in Northwest Arkansas concluded it can be improved to handle future traffic volume better and preserve its role as an important north-south corridor.
posted: 07/22/2015 3:34 a.m.
People using the state's largest airport will have limited access to its parking deck for the next month while it undergoes improvements, including the installation of an automated parking guidance system.
posted: 07/22/2015 3:23 a.m.
Another construction project is scheduled to begin as soon as September on Interstate 40 near West Memphis.
posted: 07/20/2015 5:34 a.m.
Plans to temporarily close the Interstate 55 bridge over the Mississippi River between West Memphis and Memphis are drawing concern and outright opposition from the Arkansas side of the river.
posted: 07/17/2015 3:39 a.m.
A Little Rock Municipal Airport Commission committee Wednesday recommended proposals to spend up to $800,000 on a new master plan for Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport/Adams Field.
posted: 07/05/2015 5:07 a.m.
The Arkansas River isn't the Mighty Mississippi, but it has proved to be a formidable force in the early going of the $98 million project to replace the Broadway Bridge linking Little Rock and North Little Rock.
posted: 07/04/2015 4:14 a.m.
After six years and $150 million, the finishing touches are finally being applied to the project to upgrade the Interstate 430/Interstate 630 interchange in west Little Rock.
posted: 07/02/2015 3:13 a.m.
Congress is unlikely to come up with an agreement to finance a long-range federal transportation bill, U.S. Rep. French Hill, R-Ark., said Wednesday.
updated: 06/28/2015 11:06 p.m.
All or parts of four major metropolitan statistical areas in Arkansas have traffic congestion that is below the national average, according to U.S. Census Bureau data.
posted: 06/27/2015 2:29 a.m.
The state's largest airport Friday unveiled its on-site enrollment center for a Transportation Security Administration program aimed at allowing expedited screening.