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Arkansas Department of Transportation Unveils Electric Vehicle Project For State

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The Arkansas Department of Transportation has earmarked $14.91 million for the development of 19 electric vehicle charging stations along key highways and interstates within the state. This substantial investment is part of the broader $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, highlighting the commitment to modernizing transportation infrastructure and promoting sustainable mobility solutions.

These new charging stations represent a significant step forward in supporting the widespread adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) in Arkansas. By strategically placing these stations along major travel routes, the state aims to enhance accessibility and convenience for EV drivers, thereby encouraging more individuals and businesses to embrace cleaner transportation alternatives. This initiative not only contributes to reducing greenhouse gas emissions but also aligns with the broader national effort to build a greener and more resilient infrastructure system for the future.

Greg Geary

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Morning Drive on-air personality and news director for KWCK 99-9 Searcy, AR at ArkansasRadio.com.

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