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ArDOT to hold public meeting on bypass plans

By Arkansas Department of Transportation

The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) will conduct an in-person public involvement meeting Tuesday, Aug. 2, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Henderson State University (Garrison Center Grand Ballroom), 1045 McKnight Drive, Arkadelphia.

This meeting is for proposed plans to extend the Arkadelphia Bypass’ eastern terminus on N. 10th Street (Highway 67) from Pine Street to Henderson Street in Arkadelphia. Final design of the approved bypass’ alignment between Highway 51 and N. 10th Street at Pine Street is nearing completion and property acquisition is underway.

This will be an open forum meeting with no formal presentations. The public is invited to visit anytime during the scheduled hours to view exhibits, ask questions, and offer comments.

View project information online at ArkadelphiaBypass.TransportationPlanroom.com.

Citizens can access the public comment form and meeting materials beginning Wednesday, July 27. Comments will be accepted through Wednesday, Aug. 17.

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

Submit online comment forms using the project website or print the form and mail it to: Garver, Attn: Jon Hetzel, 4701 Northshore Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72118, or email it to PublicInvolvement@GarverUSA.com.

If you do not have internet access, please contact Jon Hetzel at (501) 823-0730 or PublicInvolvement@GarverUSA.com to ask questions about the proposed project.

Anyone needing project information or special communication or accommodation needs under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) may contact Jon Hetzel at 4701 Northshore Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72118, call 501-823-0730, or email PublicInvolvement@GarverUSA.com. The hearing or speech impaired may contact the Arkansas Relay System at (Voice/TTY 711). Requests should be made at least 4 days prior to the public meeting. 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.

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