Lane closures set for Thursday in Hot Springs

HOT SPRINGS - Lane closures are set for this Thursday on two highly-trafficked roads.

Routine bridge maintenance on Highway 7 (CentralAvenue) and Highway 70 (Airport Road) will require lane closures,according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD)officials.

Crews will be repairing bridge navigational lights on two bridgescrossing Lake Hamilton. The repairs willrequire closing the southbound outside lane on Highway 7 (Central Avenue) andthe westbound outside lane on Highway 70 (Airport Road).

Both repairs are slated for Thursday, July 18 between9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., weather permitting. Traffic will be controlled usingcones and warning signs.