This project is part of the 412 Bypass that will provide a principal east-west route north of the metropolitan area. When complete, the bypass will relieve congestion and improve traveler safety.
This project constructed approximately 4.5 miles of the four-lane Highway 412 on new alignment in Springdale, generally extending from Interstate 49 to Highway 112.
Arkansas Department of Transportation (formerly AHTD) opened bids in December 2014. The Arkansas State Highway Commission approved a bid for improvements by Eutaw Construction Company and awarded the project for $100.6 million.
Schedules are preliminary and are subject to change as project development progresses.
Through a voter-approved constitutional amendment, the people of Arkansas passed a 10-year, half-cent sales tax to improve highway and infrastructure projects.
Thirty-one projects in 19 corridors across Arkansas are included in the CAP, which improves transportation connections to the four corners of Arkansas.
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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