The Arkansas State Highway Commission has opened bids for improvements to a roadway in Fulton County, according to Commissioner Cliff Hoofman of North Little Rock.
The purpose of the project is to resurface approximately 4.5 miles of Highway 62. Atlas Asphalt of Jonesboro, Ark., was awarded the contract at $849,239.71.
"This project will begin at the intersection with Highway 223 in Viola, and continue eastward," stated Hoofman.
Hoofman said work could begin on the project in two to four weeks, weather permitting. Completion is expected in late summer of 2010.