Communications

10400 South in South Jordan Closed for Six Months

Posted on: April 30th, 2021

10400 South is closed to east-west traffic at Bangerter Highway to accommodate interchange construction Drivers in southwestern Salt Lake County are advised to plan ahead for a six-month closure of 10400 South in South Jordan. The road will be closed to east-west traffic at Bangerter Highway through November while crews construct a new freeway-style interchange. […]

Heber Valley Corridor Public Comment Period

Posted on: April 29th, 2021

UDOT is conducting a study to evaluate potential transportation solutions to improve mobility through the Heber Valley and the operation of U.S. 40. The Heber Valley Corridor Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) project team has reached the next milestone in the process, which is the Notice of Intent (NOI) being published in the Federal Register (which […]

National Work Zone Safety Week

Posted on: April 28th, 2021

This is National Work Zone Safety Week and as construction is starting to ramp up we want to remind everyone how important it is to pay attention as you approach and travel through work zones. Drivers are urged to reduce speed, eliminate distractions and watch out for workers.

Please Stay Out of Construction Zones

Posted on: April 27th, 2021

Trespassing in construction zones on the rise as projects ramp up statewide We have an important message for Utahns who live, work, or attend school near construction zones: “Stay safe by staying out.” With 185 projects planned or currently in construction across the state, we are seeing more people walking, jogging, riding bicycles, or playing […]

Construction to Ramp Up on Utah’s Roads

Posted on: April 15th, 2021

UDOT warns drivers to expect delays as crews build new interchanges, widen bridges and repave existing highways With construction ramping up, today UDOT announced the projects that will affect drivers the most in 2021. Drivers are urged to plan ahead and stay informed to avoid delays.   UDOT will be working on 185 projects across the […]

Lanes Split on I-15 in Clearfield and Roy

Posted on: April 9th, 2021

Lanes are scheduled to split on northbound and southbound I-15 in Clearfield and Roy as part of the I-15 Davis-Weber Express Lanes project. These lane splits will be similar to ones in place last year, and will allow crews to continue working in the freeway median. The northbound lanes on I-15 will be split as […]

Drivers Urged to Plan Ahead for Spring Break Travel Delays

Posted on: March 26th, 2021

15-minute delays expected on I-15 in Salt Lake and Davis counties Friday afternoon Drivers should plan ahead for possible heavy traffic along I-15 this Friday as spring break starts for several Wasatch Front school districts. Delays of up to 15 minutes are expected on both directions of I-15 in Salt Lake County, and on southbound […]

Zero Fatalities Working to Combat Rise in Utah Traffic Deaths

Posted on: March 15th, 2021

As traffic fatalities are rising on Utah’s roads, Zero Fatalities is urging Utahns to stop justifying bad behaviors and start making one small change today to save lives. According to preliminary estimates from the UDOT, traffic fatalities in 2020 increased by 11% to a total of 276, while the number of cars on the road […]

UDOT Selects Farmington Bay Constructors for West Davis Highway

Posted on: February 11th, 2021

UDOT has selected Farmington Bay Constructors to design and build the new 16-mile West Davis Highway. The $475 million construction contract makes this the department’s largest current project. Farmington Bay Constructors (FBC), a joint venture of Ames Construction, Wadsworth Brothers Construction, and Staker Parson Materials and Construction, was selected from a shortlist of three design-build […]

New Ramp System Open on Northbound I-15 in Sandy

Posted on: February 8th, 2021

Drivers on northbound I-15 will need to use the new ramp system to access I-215 and 7200 South Sunday evening we opened a new ramp system, or collector-distributor system, adjacent to northbound I-15 from 9400 South to I-215. Drivers on northbound I-15 will enter the new ramp system prior to 9000 South and use it […]