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This project contributes to the four-lane widening of Highway 65 between Clinton and Harrison. When complete, the additional lanes will enhance the transportation connection between the cities, increase capacity, and improve traveler safety.

The proposed project to widen Highway 65 from Dennard to Clinton has been separated into two phases. Highway 110 to Clinton is expected to be completed in Phase 1. The remainder of the project from Dennard to Highway 110 remains a high priority for theArkansas State Highway and Transportation Departmentand will be constructed in Phase 2 as funding becomes available.

Project Updates

Job CA0801 Highway 110 – Clinton
This project proposes to widen approximately 8 miles of Highway 65 to four lanes, extending generally from Highway 110 to Clinton in Van Buren County.


  • Engineers are preparing roadway and bridge designs.
  • ArDOT has completed right-of-way activities and is coordinating utility work along the corridor.
  • A public involvement meeting was held March 15, 2016 to present and discuss the proposed plans to widen Highway 65 from Highway 110 to Clinton. A flier, comment form, and map can be downloaded here.
  • The project has received environmental clearance, and environmental staff are working with regulatory agencies to obtain the needed environmental permits to construct the project.

Preliminary Schedule:

View CA0801 Project Map

Job CA0803 Dennard – Highway 110
This project proposes to widen approximately 4.5 miles of Highway 65 to four lanes, extending generally from Dennard to Highway 110 in Van Buren County.

View CA0803 Project Map

Schedules are preliminary and are subject to change as project development progresses.


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