Paving work near Vedauwoo on I-80 may cause delays

LARAMIE, Wyo. — Travelers may experience delays as crews with the Wyoming Department of Transportation and Simon Contractors begin paving work on Interstate 80 by Vedauwoo on Wednesday, weather permitting.   Starting Wednesday, May 10th, crews are scheduled to set traffic control, including lane closures, between mile markers 324 and 330 on Interstate 80. The project is a continuation from last year....

May 18 Lander public meeting focuses on 2023 Lander-area projects

A pair of 2023 highway projects will be the focus of a 6:30 p.m. May 18 public information meeting at Lander City Hall. Lander residents/motorists are encouraged to attend the Thursday, May 18, public information meeting. Avail Valley Construction-WY, LLC, of Afton is the prime contractor on the $2.9 million WY789 Lander-Hudson State School Section project on the north edge of Lander, and Avail is...

Summit Rest Area on I-80 by Laramie to be closed for cleaning and repairs

LARAMIE, Wyo. – The Summit Rest Area near mile marker 323 on I-80 east of Laramie will be temporarily closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 9th and 10th, due to facility repairs and deep cleaning. The closure will begin at 6 a.m. on Tuesday and will remain closed through Wednesday while repairs, cleaning and maintenance take place. Facilities, including restrooms and tourist information areas, will...

Cheyenne Port of Entry to temporarily close for paving operations

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Maintenance crews with the Wyoming Department of Transportation will temporarily close the Interstate 25 Port of Entry Monday, May 8th, weather permitting.  The closure will begin at 7 a.m. Monday morning and will reopen on Tuesday afternoon. Crews will be repaving large portions of the parking lot to address problem areas. Once the mix cools and can handle live traffic, the Port of...

Mid-May start planned for highway/bridge improvements on US26/287 in Buffalo Valley

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A US26/287 asphalt pavement overlay and bridge rehabilitation on the Buffalo Fork of the Snake River bridge are the focus of a $5.52 million project west of Togwotee Pass in Teton County. "Subcontractor Reiman Corp., of Cheyenne is planning to start with structure rehabilitation on the Buffalo Fork bridge on May 16," said Wyoming Department of Transportation engineer Baylor Beers of Riverton. "Motorists...