In-person Public Involvement Meeting March 17: Discussion of Interstate 49 Development

The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) will conduct an in-person public involvement meeting Thursday, March 17, from 4 – 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church Alma (Family Life Center), 211 N. Mountain Grove Rd., Alma, Arkansas. This meeting is to discuss the proposed plans for the development of Interstate 49 between Highway 22 in Sebastian County and Interstate 40 in Crawford County.

This will be an open forum, in-person 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 here.

Citizens can access the public comment form between Friday, March 11 and Friday, April 1. 

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 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: