Right of Way

Responsible for acquiring and managing all right of way necessary for the construction and maintenance of highways in the State of Arkansas. As well, the Division is responsible for the adjustment of utility facilities necessary for the construction of highway projects.

Administrative Section

Contact Info

Section Head: Cathy Mitchell
Email: Catherine.Mitchell@ardot.gov
Phone: (501) 569-2331
Toll-Free: (877) 569-0120
Fax: (501) 569-2018


The Administrative Section is responsible for the administrative functions of the Division such as maintaining and establishing the permanent record system, processing all payments made by the Division involving the right of way activities, preparing documents necessary for reimbursement of funds expended for the right of way, auditing right of way charges, coordinating and finalizing uniform policies and procedures as directed by the Division Head.  This Section is also responsible for the delivery of state warrants and securing signatures on deeds. Responsibilities also include property management functions consisting of the disposal of surplus real estate.

For details, see the Right of Way Policies and Procedures Manual, Section 3.