Business View Magazine March-2019

238 Hall adds that the trail project, to be known as the Delta Heritage Trail, is going to connect with the Harahan Bridge Project. The Harahan Bridge is a cantilevered through truss bridge that carries two rail lines and a pedestrian bridge across the Mississippi River between West Memphis, Arkansas and Memphis, Tennes- see. “It runs from Memphis down to Mariana and then to Helena, and then to Arkansas City,” he notes. “We think it will enhance tourism for our community. In Arkansas, tourism is the second largest industry in our state, after agri- culture. So, it’s important that Phillips County participate in that arena to bring revenue and people from all over the United States and around the world to come to our area.” Another upcoming project in Phillips County is the Elaine Massacre Memorial, set to open in Court Square Park, across from the Phillips PHILLIPS COUNTY, ARKANSAS

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