2. UDOT News

I-80 Closure Saturday Night in Salt Lake City

UDOT advises drivers of a full overnight closure on I-80 between 700 East and Foothill Drive in Salt Lake City beginning at 10 p.m. on Saturday, December 4, through 8 a.m. Sunday, December 5. Besides the full closures drivers should be aware lane closures will begin at 7 p.m.

Drivers accessing eastbound I-80 from I-15 will need to exit at 700 East.

As an alternate route, drivers can use I-15 and I-215. Access to Foothill Drive (Exit 1) from I-215 will remain open to local traffic. Drivers can also access eastbound I-80 from southbound Foothill Drive. Please follow posted signage during the closure and expect heavy travel delays.

Crews will be placing beams for the new 1700 East Bridge over I-80 as part of the I-80 and I-215 Renewed project.

Construction schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change. For the latest on Utah road and traffic conditions visit the UDOT Traffic website or download the UDOT Traffic app. Drivers can also follow UDOT on social media including Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.


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