Wyoming Aeronautics Commission to meet May 18 & 19

The Wyoming Aeronautics Commission will meet May 18-19, 2021 at the Platte Valley Community Center, 210 W. Elm St., in Saratoga.   Commission members will meet at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 18 for a workshop presented by WYDOT staff. Workshop topics include commission policy updates, commission priorities and programmatic updates from the Aeronautics Division. The commission will meet for its regular business...

Work on US 89 Etna North continues

ETNA  – The Wyoming Department of Transportation, along with contract crews from Avail Valley Construction, will be continuing work on US 89 between Thayne and Alpine Junction this summer.  The contractor has been clearing and grubbing throughout the project limits, as well as windrowing topsoil along the new right-of-way. Permanent fence is also being installed throughout the project.   WYDOT and...

May 18 public meeting to detail concrete repairs in Lovell/Powell; work begins May 19

A $683,000 concrete slab replacement project in the Lovell and Powell areas will be the subject of a Tuesday, May 18, public meeting. The Lovell public meeting begins at 6 p.m., May 18, at Big Horn Federal Savings Bank in Lovell. Prime contractor on the concrete slab replacement project is Riverside Contracting Inc., of Billings, Mont. Concrete slab removal and replacement is slated to begin Wednesday,...

Summer paving operations to begin, motorists advised to slow down and move over

SHERIDAN – Wyoming Department of Transportation maintenance crews will begin paving operations on various roads throughout northeast Wyoming next week.   Operations will begin in and around the Sundance area on Monday, May 17, weather permitting. Paving operations in Crook and Weston counties are expected to be completed by mid-June. Paving operations will then move to Johnson and Sheridan counties...

Bridge rehab work on I-25 near Missile Drive continues

CHEYENNE — Crews with the Wyoming Department of Transportation and S&S Builders will resume bridge work on I-25 near Missile Drive starting Monday, weather permitting. Part of a district-wide bridge rehabilitation project, work will focus on column repairs to the northbound structure over the railroad tracks, at about mile marker 10.78. Motorists should expect potential delays from speed limit reductions,...