Temporary Detours Due to Big Rock Construction Start Saturday

Published 03/29 2014 12:35PM

Updated 03/29 2014 01:19PM

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LITTLE ROCK, AR -- Construction work will require lane closures and detours at the Interstate 430/630 "Big Rock" Interchange in Little Rock starting Saturday night.

Crews will be installing steel beams on the new bridge over Shackleford Road.

The following routes will be affected:


Financial Centre Parkway to I-630 eastbound - Financial Centre Parkway traffic will be reduced to 1 lane and detoured to Hermitage Road. Drivers can turn left at Shackleford Road to access Interstate 630.


Shackleford Road northbound traffic will be reduced to 1 lane and detoured to

Interstate 630 eastbound and through the cloverleaf ramps to I-630 west and back to Shackleford Road northbound.


Shackleford Road southbound traffic to eastbound I-630 will be detoured to Markham Street and east to Barrow Road for access. All other southbound traffic will be reduced to 1 lane and detoured to westbound Financial Centre Parkway and back to Shackleford Road using Hermitage Road.


I-630 westbound to Financial Centre Parkway traffic will be reduced to 1 lane, with no detour.


The lane closures and detours will begin Saturday night at 9:00 p.m.

They will continue until Monday morning at 5:00 a.m.

Motorists should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones.

Additional travel information can be found at IDriveArkansas.com

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