Tagged: broadway bridge

Video: Crews Pull Down Broadway Bridge After Implosion Fails

by Associated Press 10/11/2016 4:50 pm

Despite triggering explosives to bring down the Broadway Bridge between Little Rock and North Little Rock on Tuesday, a demolition crew needed five hours to fell the structure.

Implosion Planned for Broadway Bridge in Central Arkansas

by Associated Press 10/11/2016 6:51 am

A portion of the Broadway Bridge will be imploded Tuesday as crews continue work on building a new span crossing the Arkansas River in downtown Little Rock.

PHOTOS: Broadway Bridge Progress

by Soirée Staff 8/1/2016 4:26 pm

The cityscape looks a little different as construction marches forward on the new structure.

Slideshow: As Broadway Bridge Rises, Drivers Plot New Route

by Sarah Campbell 8/1/2016 12:00 am

The steel pieces floating on barges in the Arkansas River at downtown North Little Rock look like “a giant Erector Set,” but by next summer they are expected to form the basket-handle arches of the new $98.4 million Broadway Bridge.

Steel for New Broadway Bridge Arches Set to Arrive This Week

by Associated Press 12/15/2015 8:41 am

Crews are preparing to begin work on a major component of the new Broadway Bridge to connect Little Rock and North Little Rock. The department says the steel will be delivered to a staging area near the Clinton Presidential Center on the Little Rock side of the Arkansas River. Once there, the steel will be painted and loaded onto barges, which will be floated upstream.

Mending Bridges a Constant Mission

by Marty Cook 8/17/2015 12:00 am

Arkansas inspects its bridges at least once every two years — and more frequently for bridges that have earned a structurally deficient label — and Mike Hill insists the term sounds worse than it is.

Cautious Optimism for Rebuilding Broadway Bridge

by Austin DuVall 8/17/2015 12:00 am

Motorists who regularly drive downtown may dread next year’s replacement of the Broadway Bridge, but Little Rock and transit officials don’t expect the $98.4 million project to cause many problems for area businesses.

PHOTOS: Behind-the-Scenes of Robinson Renovation

by Alexis Crowe 7/2/2015 5:27 am

We're nearly halfway there. Robinson Center is on track to reopen in November of 2016, and we received a sneak peek of the progress this week.

Highway Commission Chooses Massman Construction for Broadway Bridge Project

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/19/2014 3:54 pm

Arkansas Highway Commission accepts the $98.4 million bid from Massman Construction Co. of Kansas City, Missouri, to replace the Broadway Bridge over the Arkansas River between Little Rock and North Little Rock.

Arkansas' Iconic Meeting Venues Getting Facelift

by Todd Traub 10/21/2013 12:00 am

Meeting planners, when doing what they do best, now have — or will soon have — some revamped spaces to consider in Little Rock, Hot Springs and Mena.

Public is Invited to Design Public Hearing for Broadway Bridge Today

by Lauren James 3/28/2013 8:00 am

Do you have something to say about design proposals the Broadway Bridge? A design public hearing to discuss plans for the Broadway Bridge will be held from 4-7 p.m. today (March 28) in the training room of the Arkansas Transit Association building, 620 W. Broadway, in North Little Rock.

Voice Your Opinion On The Broadway Bridge at Today's Public Involvement Meeting

by Karen Martin 2/7/2012 5:31 am

Do you have something to say about proposals for replacing the Broadway Bridge? A public involvement meeting to discuss plans for the Broadway Bridge will be held from 4-7 p.m. today (Feb. 7) in the training room of the Arkansas Transit Association building, 620 W. Broadway, in North Little Rock.