The voter-approved Connecting Arkansas Program is one of the largest highway construction programs ever undertaken by the Arkansas Department of Transportation.

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CAP News What is the Connecting Arkansas Program?

Through a voter-approved constitutional amendment, the people of Arkansas passed a 10-year, half-cent sales tax to improve highway and infrastructure projects.

CAP Projects Which Projects Are Being Funded By This program?

Thirty-six projects in 19 corridors across Arkansas are included in the CAP, which improves transportation connections to the four corners of Arkansas.

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A collection of some of the most frequently asked questions concerning the Connecting Arkansas Program and the projects funded by the 10-year, half-cent sales tax.


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Highway 67: Pulaski/Lonoke County

Construction work to widen U.S. Highway 67 between Jacksonville and Cabot requires multiple lane closures according to Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) officials.

Improvements to U.S. Highway 67 Require Lane Closures in Pulaski and Lonoke Counties

Highway 70: Garland/Saline County

Westbound lanes on U.S. Highway 70 will be shifted onto the new Cedar Creek Bridge.

Improvements to U.S. Highway 70 Require Traffic Shift in Garland County

I-630: Pulaski County

This project widens Interstate 630 between Baptist Hospital and University Avenue. Manhattan Road & Bridge Co. of Tulsa, OK was awarded the contract.

Arkansas Highway Commission Approves Bid for Improvements in Pulaski County (CA0608)

Highway 70: Garland/Saline County

Eastbound and westbound travel lanes of U.S. Highway 70 will be shifted as needed to new alignments within the project’s 18-mile work zone

Improvements to U.S. Highway 70 Require Lane Shifts in Garland & Saline Counties

Highway 167: Calhoun County

The purpose of this project is to widen 7.1 miles of State Highway 167 starting at State Highway   274 and continuing northward.

Arkansas Highway Commission Approves Bid for Improvements in Calhoun County (CA0703)

Highway 18: Craighead/Mississippi County

More than three miles of newly constructed lanes on the Monette Bypass (State Highway 18) in Craighead County will be opened to traffic.

New Lanes Open on Monette Bypass in Craighead County



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