Bridge construction projects to affect I-40 traffic

CRITTENDEN COUNTY, Ark. — Two construction projects along I-40 west of West Memphis is going to temporarily shift traffic in the area.

The shift will occur on the evening of Monday, September 19.

  • I-40 eastbound traffic will be diverted onto the median detour portion of the bridge at mile marker 275.
  • Traffic exiting I-40 eastbound at College Boulevard (Exit 275) needing access to Interstate 55 North will be detoured to U.S. Highway 64 east via College Boulevard north.
  • Local Traffic leaving the neighborhoods south of I-40 traveling onto I-40 East will be directed east on the frontage road.
  • Local Traffic leaving the neighborhoods south of I-40 traveling onto I-55 North will be directed west on the frontage road.

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