Public Meeting Notice

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department will conduct a public informational meeting concerning the Bella Vista Bypass interim modified connector that will be constructed at Highway 71 and Highway 71B. The new Bella Vista Bypass will connect to I-49. The educational meeting will acquaint citizens with the project and allow attendees to share their comments and concerns with the project team. 

This will be an "open house" meeting with no formal presentations. The public is invited to visit any time during the scheduled hours to view exhibits, ask questions, and offer comments.

Public Involvement – Hwy. 71B - Hwy. 72 South (Bella Vista Bypass) (Hwy. 71)

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Bethel Baptist Church (Activity Center)
2907 North Walton Boulevard in Bentonville

Jon Hetzel, Communications Manager – Connecting Arkansas Program

Meeting Materials

Public Meeting Notice Flier
Project Map
Roundabout Details
Roundabout Brochure and FAQ 
Comment Form

CAP News What is the Connecting Arkansas Program?

Through a voter-approved constitutional amendment, the people of Arkansas passed a 10-year, half-cent sales tax to improve highway and infrastructure projects.

CAP Projects Which Projects Are Being Funded By This program?

Thirty-six projects in 19 corridors across Arkansas are included in the CAP, which improves transportation connections to the four corners of Arkansas.

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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.