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FHWA to provide $1 million for federal-aid road repair in Arkansas

FHWA to provide $1 million for federal-aid road repair...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 09, 2015

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is providing the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department $1 million ...

Lack of federal highway funding solution puts 131 Arkansas projects in jeopardy

Lack of federal highway funding solution puts 131...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 14, 2015

More than 100 Arkansas road and bridge construction projects could be in jeopardy if Congress doesn’t extend federal transportation funding. The Arkansas ...

Gov. Hutchinson creates Arkansas working group to develop highway funding system

Gov. Hutchinson creates Arkansas working group to...

Posted by Chris Hill on May 04, 2015

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson used his executive order powers to create a working group on highway funding to develop recommendations to ...

Highway Trust Fund uncertainty to delay $1 billion in Arkansas projects

Highway Trust Fund uncertainty to delay $1 billion in...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 24, 2015

The cloud of doubt and uncertainty hovering over the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) could delay roughly $1 billion in Arkansas highway ...

Texas sees more traffic deaths in construction work zones than any other state

Texas sees more traffic deaths in construction work...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jan 12, 2015

The National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse has released the latest data tally of deaths in motor vehicle traffic crashes in construction ...

Deadliest and safest places to drive in the United States

Deadliest and safest places to drive in the United...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 05, 2014

Road safety is always a concern, regardless of where you live. The good news is road fatalities across the United ...

GOP senators predict Highway Trust Fund solution

GOP senators predict Highway Trust Fund solution

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 02, 2014

  Senators John Boozman (R-Ark.) and James Inhofe (R-Okla.) have predicted a long-term solution to the Highway Trust Fund (HTF). They predict ...

Construction worker killed while laying asphalt

Construction worker killed while laying asphalt

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 19, 2014

John Garner, 52, was killed while construction crews were laying asphalt in Batesville, Arkansas. Authorities say Garner was helping with ...

Construction worker rolled over by equipment and killed while laying asphalt in Arkansas

Construction worker rolled over by equipment and killed...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 19, 2014

A worker in Batesville, Arkansas was killed earlier this month when he was rolled over by a piece of equipment. John ...

Logging truck wrecks near bridge construction site; Crash kills 2 workers, injures 19

Logging truck wrecks near bridge construction site;...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 04, 2014

A crash near a bridge construction site in Clinton, Ark. resulted in the death of two workers and left 19 ...

Arkansas HTD begins using custom weather forecasting service

Arkansas HTD begins using custom weather forecasting...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 28, 2014

The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) will soon start using a weather forecasting service that will allow the agency ...

Beware of these 10 haunted roads in the U.S. and England

Beware of these 10 haunted roads in the U.S. and...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Oct 30, 2013

Around Halloween each year, talk of haunted sites seems to become more prevalent. Those haunted sites may involve haunted houses, ...

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