ROGERS, Ark. – The Corps of Engineers will temporarily close Arkansas Highway 187 across Beaver Dam from 8 a.m. Oct. 8 until 5 p.m. Oct. 10, to perform work on the dam’s intake gate rehab project.
The closure is being coordinated with emergency services, law enforcement agencies, and local authorities. Officials from the Army Corps of Engineers Beaver Lake Project Office regret any inconvenience this may cause.
Traffic will be controlled with signs and traffic cones until the closed section of the road reopens.
If traveling in the area, please plan alternate routes and allow extra time to reach your destinations. The recommended alternate route for travelers is Highway 62.
If you have any questions about this, or general questions about Beaver Lake, please call the Beaver Lake Project Office at 479-636-1210.
Recreation information can be found on the Corps web site at swl.usace.army.mil, on Facebook at facebook.com/littlerockusace, and on Twitter at twitter.com/usacelittlerock.
Release no. 19-165