Wyoming Department of Transportation

100 Years of Excellence

WYDOT historic logo

FAQ-Main-web.jpg

Have a question about the North Sheridan Interchange? Check below to see answers for some frequently asked questions.

Q: Why is the North Sheridan Interchange project necessary?
A: The project will provide a much-needed infrastructure update, aesthetic improvement, and an economic boost for North Sheridan. Visit the Why page to learn more about how this project will benefit Sheridan.

Q: Who is paying for the North Sheridan Interchange project and how much will it cost?
A: The North Sheridan Interchange project will cost approximately $46 million and is being paid for by a combination of Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) and City of Sheridan funds. WYDOT is allocating $36,176,792 and City of Sheridan is contributing $10,223,208.

cost.jpg


Q: Who is working on this project?
A: Many state and local entities, organizations, and businesses are working on the North Sheridan Interchange project. The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) and the City of Sheridan are the two lead entities managing this project.

Q: How long will it take to build the North Sheridan Interchange?
A: The project is expected to begin in summer 2016 and be completed by October 2019. For more information about project timeframes, visit the Timeline page.

Q: Who is involved in the North Sheridan Interchange?
A: Lead project management of the North Sheridan Interchange is an ongoing collaborative effort between the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) the City of Sheridan. These entities are responsible for project facilitation. To learn more about specific project costs, see the “Who is paying for the North Sheridan Interchange project and how much will it cost?” question above. The Project and the Environmental Assessment were developed by the Wyoming Division of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and WYDOT with participation from the United States Forest Service and the City of Sheridan.

Sheridan-based firm Vista West Engineering completed design work for the North Sheridan Interchange.

Q: Will there be road closures during construction?
A: There will be minimal road closures during this project, although there may be periods of restricted two-way traffic with pilot and flagging operations.

Q: Will I still be able to access my favorite north Sheridan businesses?
A: Yes. All business access will remain open at all times and there will be alternative routes available.

Q: I still have questions. Whom can I contact to learn more about the North Sheridan Interchange project?
A: Visit the contact page to get in touch with representatives from the North Sheridan Interchange project.