This project contributes to the four-lane widening of Highway 412 between Walnut Ridge and Paragould. When complete, the additional lanes will enhance the transportation connection between the cities, increase capacity, and improve traveler safety.
Job CA1003 Highway 67 – Highway 141
This project widens approximately 14.5 miles of Highway 412 to four lanes, extending generally from Highway 67 in Lawrence County to Highway 141 in Greene County. This project includes a proposed southern bypass of the Light community.
|Crews will close the westbound outside lane (passing lane) at the Cache River bridge to allow westbound construction to continue. |
|Aug 03, 2020||Dec 31, 2020|
|Eastbound and westbound traffic on U.S. Highway 412 will shift to new pavement sections to detour around areas with bridge removal and replacement construction. |
|Dec 13, 2019||Sep 30, 2020|
|Eastbound and westbound traffic on U.S. Highway 412 will shift to the north onto new pavement sections to detour around construction of drainage structures. |
|Nov 25, 2019||Sep 30, 2020|
Recent and Upcoming Construction
- Box culvert construction
- Continue earthwork for Light bypass
- Aggregate base placement for Light bypass
- Existing bridge removal
- Erosion control
- Watch for lane closures throughout the work zone. Flagging operations and one-lane traffic will be active at different times.
- Watch for reduced speeds down to 45 mph.
Schedules are preliminary and are subject to change as project development progresses.
From Aug 03, 2020 to Dec 31, 2020
From Dec 13, 2019 to Sep 30, 2020
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