Street Aid Overlay Projects

The State Aid City Street program was created by Act 982 of 1975 and on November 6, 2012, Arkansas voters approved Issue #1, a constitutional amendment, which permanently dedicated one cent per gallon of the existing motor fuel tax to the State Aid City Street Fund.

City of Ward Street Aid Projects:

#1  2015:  $273.929 with Street Aid paying $250,000 and the city paying $23.929  (Completed)

  • Brewer St (Hwy 319 to county line)
  • Moon Rd (Wilson Loop to county line)
  • Old Austin Rd (Austin City Limits to Hwy 38)

#2  2021:  $270,079 with the Street Aid paying 100%.  (Completed)

  • Wilson Loop (Brewer St to Weatherwood)
  • Lakeside Dr
  • Willow Lake Dr (to Lakeside Dr)
  • Willow Cir
  • Helen St
  • Opal St

#3  2023:  $330,690 with Street Aid paying $300,000 and the city paying $30,690.  (Should begin the 3 week in August)

  • Markham St (Hwy 367 to Brewer St)
  • North St (Hwy 319 to Hwy 367)
  • Moore St (Hwy 367 to RR Tracks)
  • Owen St (RR Tracks to Markham)
  • Elm St (Hwy 367 to Hickory)
  • Marshall St (Hickory to Griffin)

#4 2025:  Proposed

  • Scott St
  • Washington St
  • 4th St
  • 3rd St
  • Elm St/Front St
  • Corner St
  • Spring St
  • Griffin St