WYDOT to hold STIP meetings this month in Laramie, Albany & Carbon Counties

LARAMIE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Transportation is scheduling its annual State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) meetings this summer. District 1, which encompasses parts of Laramie, Albany and Carbon Counties, has meetings scheduled later this month. The STIP outlines WYDOT’s construction project schedule over the next six years. A dynamic plan, the STIP is updated every year to make...

WYDOT reminds residents, businesses to avoid placing signs in rights-of-way

LARAMIE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Transportation would like to remind residents, elected officials and businesses (including real estate agents) to keep all signs and advertisements out of WYDOT rights-of-way. All signage, advertisements or other objects must be placed within private property and not within the highway right-of-way, which typically spans from fence to fence. Objects within...

Wyoming Aeronautics Commission to meet July 20

The Wyoming Aeronautics Commission will meet at 1:30 p.m., June 20, 2021, via a video conference. The purpose of the business meeting is to address and vote upon, when appropriate, the topics on their attached agenda. To join the virtual meeting, or to view and download the meeting materials, please visit the Aeronautics Commission webpage. For more information about the meeting, please contact the...

High profile vehicle damages bridge near Buffalo

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Buffalo, Wyo – On the afternoon of Monday, July 12 a high profile vehicle traveling southbound on US 14/16 at mile marker 92.1 struck a portion of the I-90 bridge causing damage to the structure resulting in the closure of the driving lane of the eastbound lane of I-90 at mile marker 58.65.   Wyoming Highway Trooper, Brian Kessler received a call at 3:45 p.m. about a large chunk of concrete in the...

I-80 Hillsdale Bridge demolition prompts nighttime closure of CR 140/Stuckey Rd.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Crews with S&S Builders, a subcontractor for Simon Contractors, and the Wyoming Department of Transportation are scheduled to demolish a bridge at the Interstate 80 Hillsdale interchange this week, which may cause some delays for travelers on County Road 140/Stuckey Road. The demolition work is focused on the eastbound structures on I-80 and is expected to take place at night, between...