Dedication of Highway 82 project set

A dedication ceremony will be held Thursday, May 15, at 10:30 a.m. on the new section of Highway 82 east of Lake Village, about three miles east of the Highway 65 and 82 intersection.

The event will celebrate the completion of four lanes of Highway 82 from Highway 65 to the new Highway 82 Mississippi River Bridge which now gives the state a four-lane connection from Little Rock to Mississippi.

Arkansas Highway Commissioners Robert Moore and Frank Scott, as well as Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department Director Scott Bennett and local officials will participate.

Details: Contact: Glenn Bolick at 501-569-2572 or at