Arkansas Highway 311

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Highway 311 marker

Highway 311
Route information
Maintained by AHTD
Length: 22.74 mi[1] (36.60 km)
Existed: 1962 – present
Major junctions
South end: Industrial Park Drive in Green Forest
  US 62 in Green Forest
North end: Hwy. 21 in Blue Eye
Location
Counties: Carroll
Highway system
Hwy. 310 Hwy. 312

Highway 311 (AR 311, Ark. 311, and Hwy. 311) is a north–south state highway in Carroll County, Arkansas. The route of 22.74 miles (36.60 km) runs from Industrial Park Drive in Green Forest north across US 62 through rural Carroll County to Highway 21 in Blue Eye.[2]

Route description[edit]

AR 311 begins in Green Forest at Industrial Park Drive.[3] The route runs north and forms a concurrency with US 62 west for 0.4 miles (0.64 km) before turning north. Highway 311 begins to wind through rural areas in Carroll County, including Farewell, before terminating at AR 21 in Blue Eye.

History[edit]

The route was designated a state highway under the jurisdiction of the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) between 1961 and 1963.[4][5] The route is entirely two–lane undivided.[1]

Major intersections[edit]

Mile markers reset at concurrencies. The entire route is in Carroll County.

Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Green Forest 0.00 0.00 Industrial Park Drive southern terminus
0.42 0.68 US 62 east (Main Street)
US 62 concurrency west, 0.4 miles (0.64 km)
0.00 0.00 US 62 west (Main Street)
Blue Eye 22.32 35.92 Hwy. 21 (Main Street) northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Planning and Research Division (2010). "Arkansas Road Log Database" (Database). Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Archived from the original on 23 June 2011. Retrieved June 9, 2011. 
  2. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (2010) (PDF). General Highway Map, Carroll County, Arkansas (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Planning and Research Division. http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Counties/County%20PDFs/CarrollCounty.pdf. Retrieved June 25, 2011.
  3. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (PDF). Green Forest, Arkansas (Map). ftp://ftp.geostor.arkansas.gov/geostor_raster_02/AHTD_MAP_SERIES/CURRENT/greenforest_city.PDF. Retrieved 2010-07-06.
  4. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (PDF). 1956 Carroll County, Arkansas Map (Map) (Revised 1961 ed.). ftp://ftp.geostor.arkansas.gov/geostor_raster_02/AHTD_MAP_SERIES/HISTORIC/Carroll_County/mcarr_1956_Rev1961.pdf. Retrieved 2010-07-06.
  5. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (PDF). 1963 Carroll County, Arkansas Map (Map). ftp://ftp.geostor.arkansas.gov/geostor_raster_02/AHTD_MAP_SERIES/HISTORIC/Carroll_County/mcarr_1963.pdf. Retrieved 2010-07-06.