Council reminded of need for truck turnaround

Promise of previous council included building a turnaround for trucks entering McKee Foods

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

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Trucks using this Arkansas Highway 59 spur sometimes are blocked by a train parked on the tracks and back out onto the main highway. Being discussed is the purchase of land to the left of the spur for a truck turnaround.

Trucks using this Arkansas Highway 59 spur sometimes are blocked by a train parked on the tracks and back out onto the main highway. Being discussed is the purchase of land to the left of the spur for a truck turnaround.
Photo by Randy Moll

A turnaround area for trucks attempting to enter the McKee Foods plant from Arkansas Highway 59 on the Highway 59 spur (East Grant Street) on the north edge of the city was again discussed at the July 11 city council meeting, with the matter referred back to the street and alley committee for more information, study and a recommendation.


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