Arkansas Highway Commission Approves Bid for Improvements in Cleburne County

CLEBURNE COUNTY (3-10) – The Arkansas State Highway Commission has approved a bid for improvements to a roadway in Cleburne County, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.

The purpose of this project is to resurface 8.1 miles of State Highway 16 between the Van Buren County Line and the city of Greers Ferry. Delta Asphalt of Arkansas, Inc. of Paragould was awarded the contract at $2,077,532.92.

Construction is scheduled to begin in two to four weeks, weather permitting. Completion is expected in mid-2017. Travel information on Arkansas’ highways can be found at or You can also follow us on Twitter @AHTD.