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Transportation commission awards $33.8 million in highway contracts

Transportation commission awards $33.8 million in highway contracts

Date: 12/17/2014 

Contracts totaling nearly $33.8 million for nine highway projects around the state, including two to be funded with revenue from the fuel tax increase, were awarded by the Wyoming Transportation Commission during its December meeting in Laramie. A 7-mile section of Interstate 90 between the Powder River and the Johnson-Campbell County line will get a new layer of pavement under a $13.2 million contract won by Simon Contractors and Subsidiaries of Cheyenne. The project also will include rehabilitation work on six bridges on the highway section. The contract completion date is June 30, 2017. High...

Aeronautics Commission cancels Dec. 16 teleconference

Aeronautics Commission cancels Dec. 16 teleconference

Date: 12/08/2014 

The Wyoming Aeronautics Commission has canceled its Dec. 16 teleconference meeting due to a lack of agenda items to discuss. The commission’s next meeting will be in January. The seven commission members are appointed by the governor for six-year terms to approve grants and loans of state and federal money for airport construction, maintenance, improvements, marketing and air service enhancements. The commission meets in-person quarterly, and conducts teleconferences on the third Tuesday of each of the other eight months. 

Transportation commission awards nearly $35 million in highway contracts

Transportation commission awards nearly $35 million in highway contracts

Date: 11/14/2014 

Contracts totaling $34.9 million for six highway projects around the state, including two to be funded with revenue from the 10-cent fuel tax increase, were awarded by the Wyoming Transportation Commission during its November meeting in Cheyenne. Malcolm Drilling Co. of San Francisco won the largest of the contracts with the low bid of $10.8 million for installing coupled shear piles to stabilize the Hoback North landslide along US 26-89-189-191 about 10 miles south of Jackson. The work will include drilling 222 shafts into the bedrock above and below the highway. The shafts will then be filled...

Aeronautics Commission to meet Nov. 20-21 in Cheyenne

Aeronautics Commission to meet Nov. 20-21 in Cheyenne

Date: 11/06/2014 

The Wyoming Aeronautics Commission will conduct its quarterly meeting on Nov. 21 in Cheyenne. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the second floor conference room of the WYDOT Aeronautics Division Building at 200 E. 8th Ave., and is open to the public. The previous day the commission will conduct its annual budget and Wyoming Aviation Capital Improvement Program workshop beginning at 1 p.m. at the same location. That meeting also is open to the public. The seven commissioners, appointed by the governor for six-year terms, approve grants of state and federal money for airport construction, maintenance,...

Transportation Commission awards $42 million in highway contracts.

Transportation Commission awards $42 million in highway contracts.

Date: 10/22/2014 

Contracts totaling $42.1 million for nine highway projects around the state were awarded by the Wyoming Transportation Commission during its October meeting in Cheyenne. The new Casper West Belt Loop Road connecting WYO 220 to US 20-26 west of Casper will be paved under a $16.6 million contract awarded to low bidder Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction of Draper, Utah. Grading and construction of a bridge over the North Platte River for the 7.6-mile road were completed last year. The new road will extend from the area where WYO 220 transitions from two lanes to four southwest of Casper to US 20-26 at...

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