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 70: Garland/Saline County

Weather permitting, the rock blasting will continue through Tuesday, September 26. During the operations, traffic will be stopped once daily for 10 minutes between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. between Scenic Ridge Road and Summit Ridge Road.

UPDATE! Rock Blasting Operations to Close Lanes on U.S. Highway 70 in Garland County

Highway 70: Garland/Saline County

Weather permitting, crews will be performing asphalt work that will alternately close lanes on State Highways 88 and 128.

Construction Requires Lane Closures on State Highways 88 and 128 in Garland and Saline Counties

Highway 412: Benton County

One lane of traffic will remain open on State Highway 112 between Carrie Smith Road and West Miller Road as crews lay final pavement.

Work Requires Lane Closures on State Highway 112 in Springdale

I-49: Washington/Benton County

Beginning Friday morning, September 8 at 6:00 a.m., the completed inside lanes for northbound and southbound I-49 between Exits 78 and 83 will be opened to traffic.

New Lanes Open on Interstate 49 in Benton County

I-49: Washington/Benton County

Construction work on Interstate 49 in Bentonville and Rogers requires lane closures on I-49, U.S. Highway 62/State Highway 102, and State Highway 72

Improvements to Interstate 49 Require Lane Closures in Benton County

Highway 67: Pulaski/Lonoke County

A Location and Design Public Hearing in Jacksonville to present and discuss the proposed plans to widen U.S. Highway 67 to six lanes

Department Seeking Public Input at Hearing about Widening U.S. Highway 67 in Jacksonville



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