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Stretch of I-215 to undergo construction

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – A major reconstruction of four miles along the Interstate 215 west belt will slow traffic for the next year and a half, but hopefully make the stretch a smoother ride for motorists. 252 more words


SR-39 in Ogden Canyon closes after crash sends concrete barriers onto riverbank

WEBER COUNTY, Utah — Police suspect fatigue is a factor in a crash that sent a vehicle and five concrete barriers onto a riverbank in Ogden Canyon Friday morning, and the highway will be closed from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. 144 more words


Proposal to widen Main Street in Payson has residents in historic homes worried

PAYSON, Utah – The Utah Department of Transportation is considering several options to improve future traffic flow through the small town of Payson, but one of those options has homeowners on the town’s historic Main Street worried. 283 more words


UDOT urges motorists to slow down in work zones

DRAPER, Utah – Speeding cars continue to cause problems on Salt Lake City highways, often putting construction worker’s lives in danger.

“It’s extremely dangerous,” said Steve Checketts, a highway manager for a construction contractor.​ “I tell my guys to use their eyes as their ears and to keep their heads on a swivel.” 172 more words


Utah's top 10 planned construction projects to know about

SALT LAKE VALLEY – Ten major construction projects are either getting started or are continuing this spring in the Salt Lake Valley, and the Utah Department of Transportation estimates that more than $450 million worth of work will be done–primarily between South Jordan and Ogden. 280 more words


Walk to school to win prizes

Cherissa Olson with UDOT brought an exciting opportunity for families that use the UDOT Walking School Bus App. UDOT developed the Walking School Bus app to make walking to school safer and easier for children.  255 more words

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