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udrive

In early April, Arkansas law enforcement officers joined in a 6-day national initiative to crack down on violators who text while driving.

The U Drive. U Text. U Pay. campaign is a twofold initiative that combines additional law enforcement patrols devoted to watching for drivers who are texting along with a national advertising and media outreach plan designed to inform the public about the stepped-up patrols and the driver’s responsibility to obey the law.

Read more: U Drive. U Text. U Pay. Campaign

agreement

Four members of the Environment and Public Works Committee, announced on April 10 that they have reached a bipartisan agreement on the broad principles for legislation and cited their top priority will be to maintain current spending levels.  The current transportation law, MAP-21, is set to expire September 30.

Read more: Senators Reach Agreement On Framework For Highway Funding Bill

Road Improvements

On April 16, state transportation officials kicked off the department's Connecting Arkansas Program, a $1.8 billion project that is funded through a 2012 voter-approved, half-cent sales tax set to expire in 2023.

Read more: Arkansas Roads To See $2 Billion In Improvements

Contact Us

Arkansas Trucking Association
PO Box 3476 (72203)
1401 West Capitol Ave.
Little Rock, AR 72201

(501) 372-3462 | Phone
(501) 376-1810 | Fax

Our Mission

  • PROTECT the collective interests of trucking companies in the political and regulatory arenas.
  • PROMOTE the dynamics of trucking so that people have a better understanding of the link between America's primary freight delivery system and the standard of living they enjoy.
  • SERVE our members to help them to grow their business and their profits
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