Plan at Arkansas university rethinks entry; campus wants to cut vehicle traffic, add buildings

Posted: October 9, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

Aerial photograph of the Arkansas Tech University campus in Russellville shows proposed changes under the school’s strategic plan, labeled as “priority projects” and “long-term aspirations.” The priorities include an improved main entrance; a new building for science, technology engineering and mathematics; a student recreation facility; and a performing arts center.

RUSSELLVILLE — On a regular weekday, there’s hustle and bustle at the intersection of O and Arkansas streets, the main entrance to Arkansas Tech University.

Aerial photograph of the Arkansas Tech University campus in Russellville shows proposed changes under the school’s strategic plan, labeled as “priorit...

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