BARLING, Ark. – One lane of Highway 59 bridge across James W. Trimble Lock and Dam will be closed for inspection from 7:30 a.m. till 5:30 p.m. Aug. 31. The inspection will begin the afternoon of Aug. 30 but will not require a lane closure until Aug. 31.
Officials at the Army Corps of Engineers regret any inconvenience this may cause, and asks for the public’s cooperation until the work is complete. The closure is being coordinated with emergency services and law enforcement agencies. Corps officials ask travelers to plan alternate routes and allow extra time to reach their destinations.
Recreation information can be found on the Internet at www.swl.usace.army.mil, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/littlerockusace, and on Twitter at https://twitter.com/#!/usacelittlerock.
Release no. 95-16