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New I-80 Exit-Only Lane Project to be Completed Six Months Early

Posted on: September 15th, 2020

 Exit-only lane from S.R. 201 to S.R. 36 will improve access for Tooele County drivers A new exit-only lane on westbound I-80 between S.R. 201 and S.R. 36 in Tooele County is scheduled to open tomorrow morning – six months early. This new “auxiliary” lane, designed to provide additional space for entering or exiting the […]

Big Changes on 2100 North Interchange in Lehi

Posted on: August 25th, 2020

New unique on-ramps to southbound I-15 will add new access points and improve traffic flow UDOT opened two new unique on-ramps to southbound I-15 in Lehi as part of the I-15 Technology Corridor project. These ramps will provide direct access to the freeway and improve traffic flow in this fast-growing area of the state. Opening […]

New Standards Process

Posted on: July 16th, 2020

The new UDOT Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction and the UDOT Standard Drawings for Road and Bridge Construction will now be published yearly. Supplemental specifications and drawings will be eliminated. What are some benefits of the new process? Standards will be reviewed and updated yearly for consistency. Fragmented supplementals will be eliminated so […]

New Website Introduction

Posted on: June 15th, 2020

After more than 15 years we’re excited to welcome you to a whole new udot.utah.gov. Check out this brief video introduction. We worked with Utah Interactive over the last few years to overhaul the old website based on research that involved those who use the website most, the general public, contractors and consultants and our […]

Strategic Direction

Posted on: May 31st, 2020

UDOT is committed to transparency. That’s why we were one of the first departments of transportation in the country to put together a strategic direction to report to Utah taxpayers how we’re investing the resources allocated by the state legislature. This live, data- and performance-driven strategic direction is constantly updated to reflect what we are […]

Data Portal

Posted on: May 31st, 2020

The Data Portal provides access to UDOT data. Data layers are available to view and download and are discoverable by searching a keyword or browsing by category. Data categories include assets, maintenance, planning, projects, traffic and safety and reference. Applications are available through the Data Portal for exploring many of UDOT’s current and authoritative datasets. […]

Frequently Used Acronyms

Posted on: May 31st, 2020

At UDOT we use several acronyms and to help everyone know what we’re talking about we compiled the following list. If we missed one let us know at udotweb@utah.gov.