LITTLE ROCK (8-8) 

     The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) will hold a Public Involvement Meeting in Hot Springs to discuss plans for improvements to Highway 128, according to AHTD officials.

     The meeting will be held on Thursday, August 21st, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Hot Springs Christian Church, located at 1010 Shady Grove Road , in Hot Springs .

     Plans call for widening 0.3 miles of Highway 128 ( Carpenter Dam Road ) to five lanes.  The improvements would begin at the Martin Luther King Expressway (Highway 270) and extend southward to Shady Grove Road .

      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