Public Comment Available for Proposed Improvements to Highway 5 in Mountain Home

BAXTER COUNTY | September 20, 2022

Job 090647

The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) will conduct an in-person public involvement meeting Thursday, September 22, from 4 – 7 p.m., at the East Side Baptist Church (Family Life Center), 718 East 9th Street, Mountain Home, 72653 about the proposed bridge replacement over Hicks Creek on Highway 5 in Mountain Home.

The public may view meeting materials and provide written comments; comments will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 6.

Link to Virtual Meeting (click here)

To access the pre-recorded presentation and offer comments, click on the link above. This website will provide the same project information and handouts that would be presented at an in-person meeting.

A Spanish translation of the presentation is available on the website.

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

If you do not have internet access, please contact Karla Sims at (501) 569-2949 or karla.sims@ardot.gov to ask questions about the proposed project.


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 environmentalpimeetings@ardot.gov. 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: joanna.mcfadden@ardot.gov.

Contact: Ellen Coulter

NR 22-227

September 20, 2022