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     The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) will hold a Public Involvement Meeting in Springdale to discuss plans for improvements to Highway 265, according to AHTD officials.

     Plans call for widening 1.25 miles of Highway 265 to five lanes in Springdale.  The project will begin at Springdale’s southern city limits and will extend northward to Highway 412. 

     The meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 24th, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Jones Center for Families, located at 922 East Emma Avenue, in Springdale.  The meeting will take place in Room 226, the Kansas City Room.

     The public is invited to visit anytime during the scheduled hours to view displays, ask questions and offer comments.  For more information, contact the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department’s Environmental Division at 501-569-2281




For Further Information Contact:

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department
10324 Interstate 30, Little Rock, AR 72209
Tel: 501-569-2000
FAX: 501-569-2400
e-mail: info@arkansashighways.com