Improvements to Interstate 530 require lane closure

Repair work on Interstate 530 will require a lane closure next week in Pine Bluff, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.

The work will require the southbound outside lane of Interstate 530 to be closed near Exit 43 (Highway 63/South Olive Street). Drivers will still have access to Exit 43.

The closure will begin Monday at 9 a.m. and conclude by Friday at 3 p.m., weather permitting. Traffic will be controlled using warning signs and barrels.

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