This project contributes to the six-lane widening of Interstate 30 in Saline County. When complete, the additional lanes will enhance the transportation connection through central Arkansas, increase capacity, and improve traveler safety.
Job CA0601 Highway 70 – Sevier Street
This project widens approximately 5.4 miles of Interstate 30 to six lanes and improve interchanges at highway 67 and Highway 70, extending generally from Highway 70 in Saline County to Sevier Street in Benton.
|Construction to widen Interstate 30 to six lanes in Saline County requires a westbound traffic shift onto the new River Relief Bridge connecting with the exit to Highway 67/229. |
|Apr 15, 2021||Apr 16, 2021|
|Construction to widen Interstate 30 to six lanes in Saline County requires overnight lane closures on the Interstate in April. |
|Apr 01, 2021||Apr 30, 2021|
|Construction to widen Interstate 30 to six lanes in Saline County requires the temporary closure of the southbound lane on Bell Street in Benton, beginning Tuesday, March 23. |
|Mar 23, 2021||Jun 30, 2021|
|Construction to widen Interstate 30 to six lanes in Saline County requires a traffic pattern change for westbound I-30 ramp traffic at Exit 114 on January 5, 2021. |
|Jan 05, 2021|
|West Sevier Street on the south side of I-30 will be closed to thru traffic at its connection with the frontage road and I-30 eastbound on-ramp. Construction will change this street from a thru road to a cul-de-sac. |
|Jan 22, 2020|
|Construction requires a long-term closure of the Cherry Gingles Dumoth Public Access Area and Boat Launch |
|Jul 29, 2019||Dec 31, 2021|
The first time the closure of Hwy 67/227 below the I-30 bridge is needed should be toward the end of April. This first operation is expected to require the closure during one night. The second operation will be in May, over the course of several nights. The highway is scheduled to re-open to the public during daytime hours.
See link below for detour routes. Additional information will be published nearer to the closure dates.
Schedules are preliminary and are subject to change as project development progresses.
From Apr 15, 2021 to Apr 16, 2021
From Apr 01, 2021 to Apr 30, 2021
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