Surface maintenance of the Highway 278 bridge in McGehee means temporary closures, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) officials.
Weather permitting, crews will close Highway 278 between C.B. King Drive and Highland Drive in McGehee daily from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. starting on Monday, December 7 through Wednesday, December 9. This closure will allow crews to complete surface maintenance work on the bridge surface.
Traffic will be controlled by traffic barricades, signage and detoured along Highway 65 (please see attached map). Drivers should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones. Additional travel information can be found at IDriveArkansas.com or ARDOT.gov. You can also follow us on Twitter @myARDOT.