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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I-30: Pulaski County

Work on Interstate 30 in Little Rock and North Little Rock will involve new and continued lane closures.

Continued Interstate 30 Construction Requires New Lane Closures in Little Rock and North Little Rock

I-30: Saline County

Weather permitting, crews will be working in the eastbound and westbound lanes between U.S. Highway 70 (Exit 111) and Sevier Street in Benton (Exit 116). This continues the ongoing work to widen the Interstate, and lane closures will be periodically utilized Dec. 1-31, excluding the Christmas holiday Dec. 23 through Dec. 27 and the New Year holiday Dec. 31 through Jan. 3, 2022. Depending on the location, an inside or outside lane will be closed to allow crews to work.

Construction Requires Overnight Lane Closures on Interstate 30 in Saline County

Highway 549: Benton County

Weather permitting, crews will close various lanes at the I-49/Hwy. 71 interchange to improve existing asphalt pavement. Alternating lane closures will impact roadways connected with the interchange, including Hwy. 71/Walton Boulevard, Bella Vista Bypass, and I-49 ramps during overnight hours Monday, November 29 through Friday, December 10.

Construction Requires Lane Closures at Bella Vista Bypass Interchange in Bentonville

I-30: Pulaski County

As of November 10, 2021, the I-30 eastbound lanes have shifted left between 9th and 6th Streets. The eastbound inside lane has concrete barriers on either side, separating it from westbound traffic and the eastbound middle lane. This change in traffic patterns does not impact any entrance or exit ramps along I-30.

Long-Term Traffic Shift Begins on Interstate 30 Eastbound in Little Rock

Highway 270: Garland County

Construction to widen Highway 270 to five lanes in Garland County requires lane closures on the highway.

Construction Requires Periodic Lane Closures on Highway 270 in Garland County

I-30: Pulaski County

Construction on Interstate 30 in Little Rock requires a major traffic shift for the next stage of improvements. This traffic split is expected to occur the first weekend in November and be in place through summer 2022.

Advance Notice: Long-Term Major Traffic Shift on I-30 Eastbound in Little Rock



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