Construction Requires Overnight Lane Closures on Interstate 630 in Little Rock
Arkansas Department of Transportation
February 19, 2020
PULASKI COUNTY (02-19) – Construction to widen Interstate 630 requires nighttime lane closures in Little Rock, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) officials.
Weather permitting, crews will be striping pavement and hanging overhead signs on I-630 between University Avenue (Exit 5) and Baptist Health Drive (Exit 7). This will require nightly single and double lane closures for eastbound and westbound traffic between 8:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. through Friday night, March 6, excluding Saturday night closures.
The public is advised to be cautious when traveling in the work zone. Traffic will be controlled using signage and barrels. Neighborhoods adjacent to the interstate may experience noise impacts during nighttime hours.
This project (Job CA0608) is part of ARDOT’s Connecting Arkansas Program, which is funded through a 10-year, half-cent sales tax. Interstate 630 is being widened to four lanes in each direction (eight total) for 2.2 miles between the Big Rock Interchange and University Avenue. The widening is estimated to be complete in early 2020. More information on this $87.4 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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