Today's Paper Obits Digital FAQ Newsletters Coronavirus Cancellations NWA Screening Sites Virus Interactive Map Coronavirus FAQ Crime Razorback Sports Today's Photos Puzzles

The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department on Wednesday announced its schedule for more than 30 state projects that will use a half-cent sales tax Arkansas voters approved in November.


The Projects

Bid schedules for the first six half-cent sales tax projects are:

Bella Vista Bypass (I-540 interchange): Late 2013

Bella Vista Bypass (U.S. 71 to Arkansas 72): Late 2013

Bella Vista Bypass (Benton County 34 to Missouri line): Early 2014

• Springdale Northern Bypass (I-540 to Arkansas 112): Late 2014

I-540 Widening (Southeast 14th Street to East Central Avenue): Early 2015

• I-540 Widening (Fulbright Expressway to Sunset Avenue): Mid-2015

Source: Arkansas Highway And Transportation Department

This story is only available from the NWAonline archives. Stories can be purchased individually for $2.95. Click here to search for this story in the archives.

Print Headline: I-540 Widening On Tap

Sponsor Content


COMMENTS - It looks like you're using Internet Explorer, which isn't compatible with our commenting system. You can join the discussion by using another browser, like Firefox or Google Chrome.
It looks like you're using Microsoft Edge. Our commenting system is more compatible with Firefox and Google Chrome.