Bentonville, AR…Motorists traveling through the East Central and NE J intersection will experience a new traffic pattern beginning today, October 12, 2021, as the intersection will be partially open to the new lanes. Weather permitting new signal equipment will be installed this weekend and allow for all traffic lanes to be opened to traffic on Monday, October 18th. Traffic signals will not be functioning on Saturday, October 17, with Police directing traffic at this intersection.
Caution should be taken for pedestrians, as the pushbuttons for the crosswalks are not yet active. We will be working to complete the pedestrian access as soon as possible. Thanks for your patience during this construction phase.
Please contact Dennis Birge, Transportation Director, with the City of Bentonville, at (479) 271-5964, with any questions about this intersection.