APRIL 17, 2006 - Posted at 1:34 p.m. CST
LITTLE ROCK, AR - The Arkansas State Highway & Transportation Department will be conducting a motorist survey in Batesville and the surrounding area in the coming weeks. The survey will be conducted as part of the on-going Highway 167 Batesville Bypass Study and will help determine traffic patterns in and around the city.
The survey will be conducted by AHTD staffers during the weeks of April 24 and May 1.
Motorists will be stopped briefly and asked several short questions about the origin and destination of their trip. Arkansas Highway Police officers will be present to ensure traffic safety during the survey periods.