Pedestrian tunnels to be finished before road work

Posted: September 14, 2017 at 1:07 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER Nathan Bunch paints a tunnel Wednesday on a trail near Bella Vista. Students in Bentonville High School's Ignite Professional Studies digital design and photography class spent three days painting a design on the tunnel on the Razorback Greenway.

The intersection of Southeast J and Southeast Eighth streets is going to get better for pedestrians before it does for motorists.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/J.T. WAMPLER Kenzie Campbell paints near a tunnel Wednesday on a trail in Bentonville. Students in Bentonville High School’s Igni...

Tunnels

Bentonville has nine pedestrian tunnels.

• Arkansas Missouri Trail at Interstate 49 adjacent to David Glass Technology Center.

• Crystal Bridges Trail at Northeast A Street.

• North Walton Boulevard Trail at North Walton Boulevard.

• North Walton Boulevard Trail at Ridgefield.

• North Bentonville Trail at Northwest A Street.

• Park Springs Park — single track trail tunnel connecting park to Slaughter Pen Mountain Bike Park.

• South Bentonville Trail at Southeast Walton Boulevard.

• Wishing Spring Trail at North Walton Boulevard.

• Wishing Spring Trail at Interstate 49.

Source: Bentonville Parks and Recreation

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