HEMPSTEAD COUNTY (6-14) - The Arkansas State Highway Commission has approved a bid for improvements to a roadway in Hempstead County, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.
The purpose of this project is to resurface 3.5 miles of selected sections of County Road 34 nearN. Bingen and 4.4 miles of County Road 29 near Belton.
C & F Construction Company, Inc. of Smackover was awarded the contract at $528,424.82.
Construction is scheduled to begin in two to four weeks, weather permitting. Completion is expected in late 2017.
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