Informational Meeting about Revised Design Plans for Bridge Replacement over Illinois River

BENTON COUNTY | June 21, 2022

The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) will conduct an in-person public involvement meeting from 4–7 p.m., Thursday, June 23, at the Holiday Inn Express Boardroom, 2100 Highway 412 West, Siloam Springs, about the revised design plans for the Highway 59 bridge over the Illinois River.

The public may view meeting materials and provide written comments until 4:30 pm on July 8, 2022.

Link to Meeting Materials (click here)
*Note: link scheduled to go live June 23*

Submit online comment forms to ARDOT or print the form and mail it to: Environmental Division, 10324 Interstate 30, Little Rock, AR 72209. 

Contact Karla Sims at (501) 569-2949 or to ask questions about the proposed project. Job 090506

Anyone needing project information or special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is encouraged to write to Ruby Jordan-Johnson, P.O. Box 2261, Little Rock, AR 72203- 2261, call (501)569-2379, fax (501)569- 2009, or email Hearing or speech impaired, please contact the Arkansas Relay System at (Voice/TTY 711). Free language assistance for Limited English Proficient individuals is available upon request. This notice is available from the ADA/504/Title VI Coordinator in large print, on audiotape and in Braille.

The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) complies with all civil rights provisions of federal statutes and related authorities that prohibit discrimination in programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance. Therefore, the Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, national origin, religion (not applicable as a protected group under the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Title VI Program), disability, Limited English Proficiency (LEP), or low-income status in the admission, access to and treatment in the Department’s programs and activities, as well as the Department’s hiring or employment practices. Complaints of alleged discrimination and inquiries regarding the Department’s nondiscrimination policies may be directed to Joanna P. McFadden EEO/DBE Officer (ADA/504/Title VI Coordinator), P. 0. Box 2261, Little Rock, AR 72203, (501) 569-2298, (Voice/TTY 711), or the following email address:

Contact: Ellen Coulter

NR 22-141

June 21, 2022