Buena Vista/Main Street traffic signal work to start April 12 in Lander

Temporary traffic signals will direct traffic movements for about two weeks beginning Monday, April 12, at the Main Street/Buena Vista intersection in Lander. The traffic signal electrical work is part of continuing work on the $6.89 million Lander concrete rehabilitation project and US 287 pavement overlay. Most of the project work currently being done is located between Buena Vista and 1st Street...

Weight restrictions lifted on WYO 130 structure east of Saratoga

SARATOGA — Weight restrictions for legal loads traveling over a Wyoming Highway 130 structure located east of Saratoga have officially been lifted. Crews with the Wyoming Department of Transportation and Reiman Corp. recently finished shoring the bridge, which adds additional support underneath the structure. The bridge is located near mile marker 57, close to Carbon County Road 504. Oversized and/or...

I-80 road and bridge work will affect traffic coming from airport

ROCK SPRINGS – The Wyoming Department of Transportation and contract crews from IHC SCOTT Inc. will be limiting access to Interstate 80 from Middle Baxter Road and the Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport as part of a project taking place east of Rock Springs on Interstate 80. The closures will take place from April 1 through April 3, and again June 1 through June 14, tentatively. The crews will be working...

Transportation Commission awards $19.3 million in contracts in March

Construction crews will resurface a section of Interstate 90 between Moorcroft and Sundance in Crook County to improve the road surface. The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded a $7.1 million contract to Simon Contractors, of Cheyenne, for work on 7.5 miles of I-90 in the eastbound and westbound lanes. The commission awarded that and seven other contracts totaling $19.3 million at its recent...

WYDOT to start bridge and pavement work on I-80 in west Laramie

LARAMIE, Wyo. — Interstate 80 through Laramie is going to be a cone zone this summer as the Wyoming Department of Transportation and Reiman Corp. are scheduled to begin a construction project there on March 29, weather permitting. Work will take place between the Third Street and Curtis Street interchanges (mile markers 310-313) in both the eastbound and westbound lanes. Crews will be replacing concrete...