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Life, Liberty, and Happiness Remain the Dream, Not the Reality for All

Posted on: December 16th, 2020

(This is the second in a three-part series of posts by Carlos Braceras, Executive Director of the Utah Department of Transportation. Originally posted on LinkedIn, Dec. 3, 2020.) I was a boy during the civil rights movement of the 1960s. I grew up with a Spanish-sounding surname and a father who was born in Paris […]

Are We There Yet? No, but it’s about the journey

Posted on: December 16th, 2020

(This is the first installment of a three-part series of posts by Carlos Braceras, Executive Director of the Utah Department of Transportation. Originally posted on LinkedIn, Nov. 23, 2020.) For more than 25 years, I have known Governor Gary Herbert, who will finish out his final term as governor at the end of December. It has […]

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.