posted: 10/09/2015 2:59 a.m.
Excessive speed likely was a factor in the failure of a cable median barrier on Interstate 530 last month, and no design changes are warranted in the safety devices, state highway officials have concluded.
posted: 10/05/2015 1:02 a.m.
Six months after an important artery serving the Lonoke County School District was repaved, a four-block section of it is falling apart to the point of blocking buses and vehicles of parents and students who were supposed to be using it.
posted: 10/04/2015 4:05 a.m.
Six months after an important artery serving the Lonoke County School District was repaved, a four-block section of it is falling apart to the point that buses and vehicles of parents and students who were supposed to be using it are blocked.
posted: 10/02/2015 2:23 a.m.
The Metropolitan Housing Alliance governing board decided Thursday that the agency will partner with a Memphis-based realty company to develop a former hotel into a low-income apartment complex for senior citizens.
posted: 10/02/2015 2:09 a.m.
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department will hold a public meeting Oct. 22 in North Little Rock to discuss its latest plans to widen Interstate 30 through downtown Little Rock and North Little Rock, including replacing the bridge over the Arkansas River.
posted: 09/30/2015 5:45 a.m.
State police arrest 2nd man in thefts Arkansas State Police on Monday arrested a second suspect in the theft of four agency vehicles earlier this month.
posted: 09/30/2015 5:45 a.m.
A 34-year-old woman is facing an aggravated robbery charge after Little Rock police say she pulled a knife on a woman in a car Tuesday afternoon.
posted: 09/30/2015 3:10 a.m.
Donald Lee Holbert's lifelong passion for aviation led him to pioneer the use of helicopters in news gathering and medical transport in Arkansas, and to his induction into the Arkansas Aviation Hall of Fame.
posted: 09/25/2015 2:48 a.m.
A governor's working group on highway finance soon will present Gov. Asa Hutchinson with a menu of options from which he and the Legislature can choose to increase funding for road construction in the short term.
posted: 09/24/2015 5:41 a.m.
Uber drivers are creating chaos on the streets of Fayetteville, Northwest Arkansas taxi companies said at a hearing Wednesday on state regulations proposed to govern Uber and other ride-hailing companies.
updated: 09/23/2015 5:11 a.m.
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is investigating why a cable-median barrier didn't work as designed and prevent a vehicle from entering an opposing lane of interstate traffic.
posted: 09/22/2015 2:48 a.m.
A Republican state legislator unveiled a website Monday to promote a movement to draft the state's freshman U.S. senator, Tom Cotton, to join a crowded GOP field seeking the White House in 2016.
posted: 09/21/2015 5:43 a.m.
The paucity of bidders on projects at the state's largest airport has provoked concern that the airport is not getting competitive prices for the projects.
posted: 09/18/2015 2:21 a.m.
Officials at Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport/Adams Field are betting that patrons will welcome the new SmartPark system unveiled Thursday for the airport's parking deck.
posted: 09/16/2015 3:14 a.m.
Little Rock made amends with its airport Tuesday after the city mistakenly pocketed about $273,000 in city sales tax proceeds that should have gone to the airport.