Arkansas Highway Commission Approves Bid  for Improvements in Calhoun County (CA0703)

Information Release
Arkansas Department of Transportation
February 28, 2018

CALHOUN COUNTY (2-28) - The Arkansas State Highway Commission has approved a bid  for improvements to a roadway in Calhoun County, according to Arkansas Department of   Transportation (ARDOT) officials.

The purpose of this project is to widen 7.1 miles of State Highway 167 starting at State Highway   274 and continuing northward.

D & J Construction Co., LLC of West Monroe, LA was awarded the contract at $28,964,146.84.

Construction is scheduled to begin in two to four weeks, weather permitting. Completion is   expected in early 2020.

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