Wyoming Department of Transportation

WYDOT gears up for new specialty plate background

WYDOT gears up for new specialty plate background

Date: 09/22/2016 

The Wyoming Department of Transportation is temporarily putting a hold on new specialty and prestige plate applications from Sept. 24 through Oct. 3 to prepare for plates that will feature a new background. Starting in 2017, the new plate design featuring the Lower Green River Lake and Squaretop Mountain will be on the state’s 12 specialty plates, the prestige plates and the standard plates motorists receive at the county when registering their vehicles. WYDOT will stop accepting applications for the specialty and prestige plates featuring the Tetons on Sept. 24. WYDOT will then begin processing...

Aeronautics Commission to meet Sept. 14-16 in Cheyenne

Aeronautics Commission to meet Sept. 14-16 in Cheyenne

Date: 09/12/2016 

The Wyoming Aeronautics Commission will attend the Wyoming Airport Operators Association Annual Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 14 and Thursday, Sept. 15, and then conduct its quarterly business meeting on Friday, Sept. 16, both in Cheyenne. Commission members will attend the conference Wednesday evening and all day on Thursday in the Wyoming Room A/B of the Little America Hotel and Resort at 2800 W. Lincolnway. The business meeting on Friday will start at 9 a.m. and will also be held in the Wyoming Room A/B of the Little American Hotel and Resort. From 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., the commission will attend...

Pine Bluffs rest area on I-80 closed for repairs

Pine Bluffs rest area on I-80 closed for repairs

Date: 09/12/2016 

The Pine Bluffs rest area on I-80 will close on Monday so crews can perform curb and gutter repairs to the sidewalk and parking lot. The rest area, which is just before the Nebraska border, will need to be closed so crews have room to work and to give the concrete a chance to dry. The rest area is expected to reopen in about a week. The Fort Steele rest area on I-80 is also closed and crews are working to reopen it. That rest area closed earlier this summer for ongoing maintenance on the water system, which was due for an overhaul. Although those rest areas are closed, WYDOT has five others along...

Wagonhound rest area on I-80 to close temporarily

Wagonhound rest area on I-80 to close temporarily

Date: 08/22/2016 

The Wagonhound rest area on I-80 west of Laramie will close for striping work at 4 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 22 and reopen at noon on Tuesday, Aug. 23. The Wyoming Department of Transportation needs to close the rest area for the striping work to allow the paint to dry. The rest area is about 50 miles west of Laramie. Besides Wagonhound, the Fort Steele rest area remains closed for ongoing maintenance on the water system, which was due for an overhaul. The work is ongoing and is expected to continue over the next few weeks. Although those two rest areas are closed, travelers needing a break can still...

Section of West Allison Road set to reopen soon

Section of West Allison Road set to reopen soon

Date: 08/19/2016 

Motorists will soon be able to use a section of West Allison Road in Cheyenne that closed for construction in early May. The Wyoming Department of Transportation is anticipating reopening the intersection of Walterscheid Boulevard at West Allison Road early next week, and the 0.45 mile section of West Allison Road in early September. WYDOT closed the section of West Allison Road between Walterscheid Boulevard and South Greeley Highway (US 85) to through traffic on May 9 so crews could reconstruct the road. WYDOT then needed to close the intersection of Walterscheid Boulevard at West Allison Road...

Wyoming Department of Transportation
5300 Bishop Blvd.
Cheyenne, WY 82009
307-777-4375

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