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I-15 Lanes in Springville and Spanish Fork to Close

Posted on: October 4th, 2022

Nightly closures between 400 South and US-6/Main Street exits will allow crews to repair pavement UDOT advises drivers to plan ahead for nighttime lane closures on southbound I-15 in the Springville/Spanish Fork area Oct. 4 through 6 and again Oct. 9 through 11 for concrete pavement repair work. Construction crews will reduce southbound I-15 to […]

Work For Us Wednesday – Oct. 5

Posted on: October 4th, 2022

Today we’re posting ten positions. Please click on the included links for more information or to apply. Come join UDOT’s workforce and help keep Utah moving. Recruitment #34317- Seasonal Transportation Technician I, Region Three – Lehi. Opened 09/27/2022, closes when filled. Click here to apply. Recruitment #34318 – Seasonal Transportation Technician I, Region Three – Saratoga Springs. […]

UDOT, City of St. George open new pedestrian tunnel

Posted on: September 23rd, 2022

Tunnel will improve safety by helping walkers, runners and cyclists cross under Bluff Street UDOT, in partnership with the City of St. George, opened a new pedestrian tunnel in St. George. The new tunnel will improve safety for the many pedestrians and bicyclists of St. George by providing an additional option to cross Bluff Street. […]

UDOT Cottonwood Canyons Sticker Program

Posted on: September 21st, 2022

October 20, 2022 – February 28, 2023 The UDOT Cottonwood Canyons sticker program is a winter safety, preparedness and education program specifically designed for the Cottonwood Canyons. The goal of this program is to increase vehicle safety and preparedness by pre-inspecting vehicle tires for winter driving conditions in advance of drivers traveling in the canyons. […]

UDOT identifies Gondola B as the preferred alternative in Little Cottonwood Canyon

Posted on: August 31st, 2022

Today the Utah Department of Transportation identified Gondola B as the single preferred alternative developed as part of the Little Cottonwood Canyon Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to improve transportation in the canyon. Gondola B, with phased implementation, best meets the project purpose and need and provides the highest travel reliability for the public. The […]

UDOT initiates study to improve safety on US-191 north of Vernal

Posted on: August 31st, 2022

Study and design work are underway to remove switchbacks near Simplot Mine UDOT has started preliminary design and environmental clearance work to enhance safety for truckers and motorists along a nearly three-mile section of U.S. Highway 191 near the Simplot Phosphates Mine (mileposts 365 and 368) 12 miles north of Vernal. “Within this stretch of […]

Keep It Clean, Utah

Posted on: May 16th, 2022

The Utah Department of Transportation needs Utahns help to curb the dangerous tide of litter on Utah’s roads by securing their loads. Unsecured loads and debris cause 1,800 crashes per year. UDOT crews have seen an increase of litter on Utah’s roads, as time spent cleaning up litter has increased 28% in the last five years. Costs […]

Frequently Used Acronyms

Posted on: October 26th, 2021

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.