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.

Property Management


Property Manager: Jackson Pruss
Email: William.Pruss@ardot.gov
Phone: (501) 569-2318
Toll-Free: (877) 569-0120
Fax: (501) 569-2018

Property Manager: Katie Gilbertson
Email: Katharine.Gilbertson@ardot.gov
Phone: (501) 569-2317
Toll-Free: (877) 569-0120
Fax: (501) 569-2018


Property Management is responsible for the removal of improvements acquired in the Arkansas Department of Transportation’s acquisition of highway right of way. The activities are administered consistent with the public interest to reflect the maximum long-range public benefit.
The tasks involved in this include numerous things: the inspection for and removal of asbestos contained in improvements, sale of surplus property, leases and rental of airspace and improvements, inspection for, and removal of underground storage tanks (UST’s), and various other functions.
Notice to the previous property owner(s), their heirs, and successors, click here

Property Management is responsible for the sale of certain surplus properties.
For the list of properties currently for sale and RFPs, click here.

For details, see the Right of Way Policies and Procedures Manual, Section 8.