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State ID's its worst 500 miles

Department has tough decisions

Posted: June 23, 2014 at 3:50 a.m.

6/19/14 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON A short stretch of highway 171 east off of U.S. 67 northeast of Malvern in Hot Spring County was named as one of the top 10 in poorest condition in the state.

When a roadway has a designation as a U.S. highway or a state highway, there is a common assumption by many that it is an adequately maintained roadway, or perhaps in better shape than the average county road.

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