Lane closures for repairs on I-530 coming up


Improvements to Interstate 530 will require lane closures in Jefferson County, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department officials.

Crews will make pavement repairs on Interstate 530 northbound between the Jefferson interchange (mile marker 24) and the Pulaski/Jefferson County line (mile marker 16). The lane closures will only occur within two-mile intervals.

The lane closures will be 24 hours a day beginning Tuesday, March 18. They will continue through Friday, March 28. Traffic will be controlled using barrels and warning signs.

Motorists should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones. Additional travel information can be found at IDriveArkansas.com or ArkansasHighways.com. You can also follow them on Twitter @AHTD.