Tuesday, June 25, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Pavement improvement project scheduled for Girl Scout Road near Ten Sleep
A $1.8 million pavement improvement project is scheduled to begin this week on 5.92 miles of Wyoming 436 (Girl Scout Road) near Ten Sleep, according to Dan McAfee, Wyoming Department of Transportation resident engineer in Worland.
The pavement improvement project includes the entire segment of state highway on Girl Scout Road.
"Leveling of existing asphalt pavement is scheduled for this week, with paving next week," McAfee said. "Motorists using this roadway should expect traffic delays of up to 20 minutes."
Mountain Construction Co., of Lovell is the prime contractor on the Girl Scout Road project. The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded the $1.8 million bid to Mountain Construction last October.
Contract completion date is Aug. 31, 2013.
Project work on the pavement improvement project includes milling of existing asphalt, placing crushed gravel base, asphalt paving, chip sealing and other work on 5.92 miles of Wyoming 436 (Girl Scout Road) beginning at milepost 0.00 and extending to milepost 5.92, the end of the state-maintained highway.
WYDOT contact for this project is Worland Resident Engineer Dan McAfee.
MEDIA: For questions about this news release, contact WYDOT Public Relations Specialist Cody Beers.