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Utah takes first step toward electrified future

Posted on: June 2nd, 2023

Today the Utah Electrification of Transportation Infrastructure Steering Committee met for the first time. The group is tasked with guiding Utah to an electric future, with infrastructure that is both sustainable and economical. “We’re at a tipping point for electrification of transportation,” said UDOT Executive Director Carlos Braceras, who chairs the committee. “Our mission here […]

UDOT and DPS urge motorists to go ‘back to basics’ for summer

Posted on: May 24th, 2023

Zero Fatalities shares basic road rules reminders ahead of the “100 Deadliest Days” The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) and Department of Public Safety (DPS) are urging motorists to stay safe on Utah roads with a new Zero Fatalities “Back to Basics” campaign. This new campaign was announced before Memorial Day, a huge travel holiday […]

UDOT closing lanes on southbound I-15 in Nephi for pavement repairs and bridge maintenance

Posted on: May 23rd, 2023

Drivers should adjust travel to minimize traffic delays while crews complete work to extend the life of the interstate The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) advises drivers to plan for travel delays of 15-20 minutes or more on southbound I-15 in Nephi due to concrete pavement repairs and bridge maintenance this summer. Southbound I-15 has […]

UDOT has prepared an Alternatives Screening Report for the I-15 EIS

Posted on: May 18th, 2023

As part of its mission to improve quality of life through transportation, UDOT has initiated an environmental study along the I-15 corridor between Farmington and Salt Lake City to address transportation needs in that area. In the Alternative Development Phase last year, the team identified multiple concepts and alternatives along the I-15 corridor and in […]

Frequently Used Acronyms

Posted on: May 2nd, 2023

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.