Orin Jct. rest area reopened
Work at the Orin Junction rest area on Interstate 25 has been completed. The rest area, which was scheduled to reopen by late this afternoon, opened at around 9:30 a.m.
WYDOT's Driver Services Program administers and maintains Wyoming's driving records system; tests, issues and processes all classes of driver licenses, commercial driver licenses, learner permits, graduated driver licensing, and identification cards. Driver Services maintains driver history records, including convictions for motor vehicle offenses and crashes, and administers the process of withdrawing and reinstating driving privileges.
Driver Services is responsible for determining driver fitness to safely operate a motor vehicle, and for the approval and issuance of handicap placards.
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Cheyenne, WY 82001
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Overall leadership for WYDOT is provided by Interim Director William T. "Bill" Panos and his executive staff team who administer agency divisions: Gregg Fredrick (Chief Engineer), Dennis Byrne (Aeronautics), Tom Loftin (Support Services), Col. John Butler (Highway Patrol), and Ken Shultz (Operations).
Work at the Orin Junction rest area on Interstate 25 has been completed. The rest area, which was scheduled to reopen by late this afternoon, opened at around 9:30 a.m.Back to news list
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