The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) will hold a public involvement meeting at Stuttgart to present proposed plans to construct 4.8 miles of two northbound and two southbound passing lanes on State Highway 79 between Wabbaseka and Stuttgart.

The public is invited to attend the meeting which will be an open house format from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8. The event will be held at the activity center of Stuttgart First Baptist Church, 2115 S. Prairie St., according to a news release.

Residents may visit any time during the scheduled hours to view displays, ask questions and offer comments.

Details: ArDOT’s Public Information Office, or 501-569-2000.