Construction on U.S. Highway 67 Requires Lane Closures in Pulaski County
Arkansas Department of Transportation
January 3, 2019
PULASKI COUNTY (01-03) – Construction work to widen U.S. Highway 67 between Jacksonville and Cabot requires overnight lane closures in Pulaski County, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) officials.
Weather permitting, the outside lane of northbound U.S. Highway 67 will be closed beginning at Vandenberg Boulevard and continuing for approximately half a mile, reducing traffic to one open lane. The lane will be closed Friday night, January 4 at 8:00 p.m. through Saturday, January 5, at 1:00 p.m. Depending on inclement weather, this closure may be scheduled for next week. This closure will permit crews to place concrete median barriers. Traffic will be controlled with construction barrels and signage.
This project (Job CA0605) is part of ARDOT’s Connecting Arkansas Program and includes widening 4.6 miles of U.S. Highway 67 from Vandenberg Boulevard in Jacksonville to State Highway 5 in Cabot. The highway is being widened to three lanes in each direction. More information on this $79.2 million project is available at ConnectingArkansasProgram.com.
Drivers should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones. Additional travel information can be found at IDriveArkansas.com or ARDOT.gov. You can also follow us on Twitter @myARDOT.
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