The Point Project—Improving I-15 from Lehi to Draper
POINT PROJECT IS COMPLETE
All lanes are open, and there are no more barrels between S.R. 92 and 12300 South. October 5 marks the official completion of UDOT’s I-15 Point project.
This two-year, $215 million project widened I-15 to six lanes in each direction between 12300 South in Draper and S.R. 92 in Lehi, a distance of approximately seven miles. The project also replaced the existing pavement with new 40-year concrete, reconstructed the 14600 South interchange as a single-point urban interchange to improve traffic flow, and installed new traffic management technology such as cameras, ramp meters, electronic message signs, and fiber optics.
This section of I-15 is the principal transportation link between Salt Lake and Utah counties. More than 160,000 cars travel through this area each day, including nearly 37,000 trucks. Maintaining I-15 in top condition, and expanding the freeway to meet Utah’s transportation needs, will help Utah’s economy continue to grow.
"Keeping traffic moving on this critical economic lifeline running through the heart of our state was a huge undertaking, and our entire project team stepped up to the challenge," UDOT Project Director Tim Rose said.
With the completion of The Point project, nearly all of I-15 along the Wasatch Front has been reconstructed within the past two decades. One last section - in Lehi, from S.R. 92 to Main Street - remains, and is programmed to begin construction in 2020.
Bangerter 600 West Project
- This weekend—October 7 – 10, westbound Bangerter traffic will shift north to the new on and off-ramps to allow for work on mainline Bangerter.
- If you would like to receive future updates on the Bangerter 600 West project please use the following sources:
- Web: www.udot.utah.gov/bangerter600west/
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: 801-649-5476