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Public meeting held to add roundabouts in Piggott

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PIGGOTT, AR (KAIT) -

The Arkansas Department of Transportation is asking for the public's input on plans to improve four intersections on U.S. Highway 62 in Piggott.

Region 8 News first reported on the 3 proposed roundabouts in Piggott back in May. 

One will be at the corner of North Street and Highway 62, another where Jackson Street meets Highway 62, while the final one will be installed at the corner of Jackson and Third streets.

Mayor Jim Poole says the roundabout will help with traffic issues in those areas.

The meeting will be on June 26 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Piggott Community Center, 161 E. Pfeiffer St.

Anyone can come by to see displays, ask questions and offer comments during the meeting hours.

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