Bannered routes of U.S. Route 278

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U.S. Route 278 marker

U.S. Route 278
Highway system

Five bannered routes of U.S. Route 278 currently exist. Three of them lie within the state of Arkansas. One more existed in the past but has since been decommissioned.

Arkansas[edit]

Hope business route[edit]

Hervey Street[1]
Location: Hope, Arkansas
Length: 1.15 mi[2] (1.85 km)
Existed: 1990s–present

U.S. Route 278 Business (US 278B and Hwy. 278B) is a 1.15-mile (1.85 km) business route of U.S. Route 278 in Hempstead County, Arkansas.[3]

Route description

The route's northern terminus is at US 278 near Interstate 30 along the outside of Hope. The route runs south as Hervey Street through downtown Hope past the Foster House and the Bill Clinton Birthplace both two properties being National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) listed.[4] The route terminates at US 67.

Major intersections

The entire route is in Hope, Hempstead County.

Mile[3] km Destinations Notes
0.00 0.00 US 278 (Commerce Boulevard) Northern terminus
1.15 1.85 US 67 (3rd Street) Southern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi


Camden business route[edit]

Washington Street[5]
Location: Camden, Arkansas
Length: 1.88 mi[2] (3.03 km)
Existed: 1998–present

U.S. Route 278 Business (US 278B and Hwy. 278B) is a 2.97-mile (4.78 km) business route of U.S. Route 278 in Ouachita County, Arkansas.[6]

Major intersections

The entire route is in Camden, Ouachita County.

Mile[6] km Destinations Notes
0.00 0.00 US 278 Western terminus
1.88 3.03 US 79B (Street) Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi


Warren business route[edit]

U.S. Highway 278B
Location: Warren, Arkansas
Length: 3.99 mi[2] (6.42 km)
Existed: 1998–present

U.S. Route 278 Business (US 278B and Hwy. 278B) is a 3.99-mile (6.42 km) business route of U.S. Route 278 in Bradley County, Arkansas.[7]

Major intersections

The entire route is in Warren, Bradley County.

Mile[7] km Destinations Notes
0.00 0.00 US 278 Western terminus
2.23 3.59 US 63 / Hwy. 8 (Martin St)
2.66–
2.87
4.28–
4.62
US 63B (S Main Street) US 63B overlap
3.99 6.42 US 278
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi


Alabama[edit]

Piedmont business route[edit]


U.S. Route 278 Business
Location: Piedmont, Alabama


Georgia[edit]

Rockmart business route[edit]


U.S. Highway 278 Business
Location: Rockmart, Georgia


South Carolina[edit]

Hilton Head business route[edit]


U.S. Route 278 Business
Location: Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Length: 8.9 mi[8] (14.3 km)
Existed: 1998–present

U.S. Route 278 Business (US 278 Bus) was established in 1998 when the Cross Island Parkway was completed and US 278 was rerouted onto it. US 278 Bus travels along William Hilton Parkway, which connects to the Hilton Head Airport and various resorts on the island.[9][10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (April) (PDF). Map of Hope, Hempstead County, Arkansas (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Planning and Research Division. http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/cities/hope_city.pdf. Retrieved December 31, 2011.
  2. ^ 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. 
  3. ^ a b Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (2000) (PDF). General Highway Map, Hempstead County, Arkansas (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Planning and Research Division. http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Counties/County%20PDFs/HempsteadCounty.pdf. Retrieved December 31, 2011.
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  5. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (May) (PDF). Map of Camden, Ouachita County, Arkansas (Map). Cartography by Planning and Research Division. http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/cities/camden_city.pdf. Retrieved July 13, 2012.
  6. ^ a b Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (2008) (PDF). General Highway Map, Ouachita County, Arkansas (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Planning and Research Division. http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Counties/County%20PDFs/OuachitaCounty.pdf. Retrieved December 31, 2011.
  7. ^ a b Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (2008) (PDF). General Highway Map, Bradley County, Arkansas (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Planning and Research Division. http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Counties/County%20PDFs/BradleyCounty.pdf. Retrieved December 31, 2011.
  8. ^ Google Inc. "U.S. Route 278 Business - Hilton Head Island". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. https://maps.google.com/maps?saddr=William+Hilton+Pkwy&daddr=32.1977913,-80.7008661+to:William+Hilton+Pkwy&hl=en&ll=32.185928,-80.726509&spn=0.12654,0.222988&sll=32.215279,-80.741583&sspn=0.007906,0.013937&geocode=FSmQ6wEdqu4v-w%3BFZ9M6wEdPpow-yltM5vpoXD8iDH9RosxHn7ovQ%3BFfGo6gEdJKov-w&mra=dme&mrsp=0&sz=17&via=1&t=p&z=13. Retrieved April 15, 2014.
  9. ^ "Report of the Special Committee on U.S. Route Numbering to the Standing Committee on Highways" (PDF). AASHTO. November 6, 1998. p. 11. Retrieved April 15, 2014. 
  10. ^ South Carolina Department of Transportation (December, 2011) (PDF). Hilton Head Island Urban Area, Beaufort County (Map). http://206.74.144.9/gismapping//pdfs/City/Hilton_Head_City.pdf. Retrieved April 15, 2014.

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