The Arkansas State Highway Commission approved a bid to resurface four miles of Arkansas 425 between Arkansas 172 and Old Warren Road, near Monticello.


The contract for the Drew County road work was awarded to Pine Bluff Sand & Gravel Co. of Pine Bluff for $2,220,832, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department officials.


Construction is scheduled to begin in two to four weeks, weather permitting. Completion is expected in mid-2017.