WYDOT plans to open Cattleman's bridge this weekend

The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) and Teton County would like to advise local residents that crews have re-evaluated the schedule for the Cattleman’s bridge and are working toward opening the bridge sometime this weekend. The bridge will be open to single lane traffic by Monday morning, June 24. The original date for the opening was delayed due to heavy rains and thunderstorms and additional...

Retaining wall project begins in July on US 14 in Shell Canyon

A $1.8 million project to replace timber retaining walls with mechanically-stabilized earth (MSE) retaining walls is scheduled to begin in early July on US 14 through Shell Canyon. The project, east of Greybull, "consists of removing two timber crib walls and replacing them with MSE walls," according to Wyoming Department of Transportation resident engineer Michael Miller of Basin. Miller said Cowley...

Manderson-Hyattville pavement improvement project begins with culvert work

Extensions to culverts have kicked off work on the WYO 31 highway improvement project between Manderson and Hyattville. Prime contractor on the $1.8 million project is Mountain Construction of Lovell. The Manderson-Hyattville project includes concrete extensions, culvert extensions, minor slope flattening, and asphalt milling, an asphalt pavement overlay and chip seal. Contract completion date is Oct....

Sand Creek bridge epoxy overlay scheduled June 25 on WYO 32 project

Traffic delays of up to 15 minutes are expected Monday, June 25, during bridge work on the $1.96 million WYO 32 project between Lovell and Emblem. "Paving is complete on the project, and the chip seal should happen later this summer," according to Wyoming Department of Transportation resident engineer Michael Miller of Basin. The WYO 32 project is between mileposts 100 (Foster Gulch) and 112.72 (WYO 32's...

Pavement removal, bridge work ongoing between Lovell and Cowley

Traffic will be running on a crushed gravel driving surface until this fall with this week's milling of asphalt pavement on US 310/WYO 789 between Lovell and Cowley in northwest Wyoming. Bridge pile driving is scheduled to begin this week at the Shoshone River bridge when weather permits, according to Wyoming Department of Transportation resident engineer Michael Miller of Basin. "Work is continuing...