Know the 'RED Zones' in your area | Transportation
RED Zones are Arkansas highway projects that have significantly reduced capacity that can lead to travel delays. Find them under the Know the RED Zones icon at www.ArkansasHighways.com.
Motorists are encouraged to Know the RED Zones and plan trips accordingly. Drivers can help reduce congestion through these areas by considering alternate routes or changing their time of travel.
Truckers can find information for weight restricted bridges and highways on alternate routes under the RED Zones icon.
Whether you drive through the RED Zones or opt to use an alternate route, follow the tips below.
RED Zone Travel Tips
- Know Before You Go – Know where construction sites are located and plan accordingly. Go to www.ArkansasHighways.com to find RED Zones, suggested alternate routes and other project information.
- Look and Listen While on the Road – Look for message boards and other signage, and tune to Highway Advisory Radio (HAR) channels where available for the latest traveler information.
- Use Mobile Travel Apps – Many products are now available that allow vehicle passengers to monitor traffic flow on roadways. Solo drivers should pull off the road before accessing this information.