AHTD Seeking Public Input at Meeting about Widening Interstate 30

Information Release
Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department
NR 15-373
October 30, 2015

Saline County  (10-30) – The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) is hosting a public meeting in Benton to present and discuss the proposed plans for widening Interstate 30 between Highway 70 in Saline County and Sevier Street in Benton.

The public is invited to visit any time during the scheduled hours to view displays, ask questions and offer comments. The meeting will follow an open house format and will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, November 5 – Benton
Holland Chapel Baptist Church
Family Life Center
15523 Interstate 30
Benton, AR

This project is part of the department’s Connecting Arkansas Program. For more information, contact the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department’s CAP Manager at 501-255-1519.

NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATION: The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) complies with all civil rights provisions of federal statutes and related authorities that prohibit discrimination in programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance. Therefore, the Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, national origin, religion or disability, in the admission, access to and treatment in the Department’s programs and activities, as well as the Department’s hiring or employment practices. Complaints of alleged discrimination and inquiries regarding the Department’s nondiscrimination policies may be directed to Joanna P. McFadden Section Head- EEO/DBE (ADA/504/Title VI Coordinator), P. O. Box 2261, Little Rock, AR 72203, (501) 569-2298, (Voice/TTY 711), or the following email address: Joanna.Mcfadden@arkansashighways.com.

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