Construction on U.S. Highway 67 Requires Lane Closures in Pulaski and Lonoke Counties

Information Release
Arkansas Department of  Transportation 
NR 19-041
February 22, 2019

PULASKI & LONOKE COUNTIES (02-22) – Construction work to widen U.S. Highway 67 between Jacksonville and Cabot requires overnight lane closures in Pulaski and Lonoke counties, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) officials.

Weather permitting, the inside lane of northbound U.S. Highway 67 will be closed during overnight hours between Main Street and north of State Highway 5. Drivers may expect moving lane closures for the next two to four weeks, beginning Sunday, February 24. Lanes may be closed during the following time periods:

Northbound lane closures will occur overnight between 8:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. the following day.

These closures will permit crews to work within the center median. 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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