Corps to Begin Road Maintenance on Old Post Road Park, Lock and Dam Road, and Sheppard Drive

Published Oct. 27, 2015

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – The Army Corps of Engineers, Russellville Site Office announces road maintenance beginning Monday, Nov. 2 in areas of Old Post Road Park effecting parts of Lock and Dam Road and Sheppard Drive. Weather permitting, work is expected to be complete by Nov. 16.

The work will include subsurface repairs, overlaying, seal coating and striping of existing roads and parking areas.  During the work some roads will be temporarily closed including lower portions of Sheppard Drive and Lock and Dam Road from Arkansas Highway 7 spur to Caudle Overlook. Roadways, parking lots and other areas within Old Post Road Park will also be closed during this time.

If you are traveling in these areas, please expect detours and delays and operate cautiously around equipment and work crews. 

For more information, contact the Russellville Project Office at 479-968-5008. 

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Scott Fryer

Release no. 15-098