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

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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 549: Benton County

Weather permitting, the blasting will begin Thursday, May 26 and will occur several times a week for approximately five weeks.

Rock Blasting Operations to Continue on West Side of Mckisic Creek Road in Benton County

I-49: Washington/Benton County

Crews will be overlaying the existing roadway between Johnson Mill Boulevard and U.S. Highway 412.

Improvements to Interstate 49 Require Overnight Lane Closures in Washington County

Highway 412: Benton County

The closures will begin Sunday, April 17 and are anticipated to continue through project completion. Traffic will be controlled using a precast barrier wall, barrels, electronic message boards and warning signs.

Construction on Interstate 49 Requires Long-Term Lane Closures in Benton County

I-30: Pulaski County

The public meeting will provide updates to the 30 Crossing project since the last public meeting was held in October 2015. 

AHTD To Hold "30 Crossing" Public Involvement Meeting

I-30: Pulaski County

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department will hold a public meeting in North Little Rock to discuss and present plans to widen Interstate 30 in Little Rock and North Little Rock.

Public Meeting #6: April 26, 2016, 30 Crossing

Highway 67: Pulaski/Lonoke County

The public is invited to visit any time during the scheduled hours to view displays, ask questions and offer comments.

Department Seeking Public Input at Meeting about Widening U.S. Highway 67 in Pulaski and Lonoke Counties



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