$87.2 million final price tag for expressway extension

The state has said the King Expressway extension that opened last month will halve travel time between Hot Springs and Hot Springs Village. - File photo by Donald Cross of The Sentinel-Record

The Sept. 18 opening of the King Expressway extension marked 1,412 days since the November 2019 date when McGeorge Contracting Co. was awarded the $75,151,270 contract to thread the 5.8-mile