What is this project?
It is a project to install 265 feet of new concrete sidewalk on the east side of Gregg Avenue from Lafayette Street to Dickson Street.
Why is it important?
This new segment will provide a connection between downtown businesses, campus for pedestrian walking.
What is the current status?
This project is complete.
How is this project being funded?
Funding for this project comes from the Street Fund. The Street Fund is financed through two sources:
1) Turn-back revenues from the State of Arkansas. The State collects motor fuel taxes, which are returned to the City on a per-capita basis.
2) Turn-back monies received from the County Road Millage Tax. The City receives 80% of the road millage levied by the Quorum Court on real and personal property located within the city.