Tagged ‘Region Two’

Little Cottonwood Draft Environmental Impact Statement

Posted on: July 13th, 2021

The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) has identified two preferred alternatives to improve transportation in Little Cottonwood Canyon in the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). In the Final EIS, UDOT will identify a single preferred alternative. To identify the preferred alternatives, UDOT considered an alternative’s ability to substantially improve transportation-related safety, reliability, and mobility for […]

Major milestone reached with new Mountain View Corridor connection with S.R. 201

Posted on: June 17th, 2021

New section of Mountain View Corridor opens with connection to S.R. 201 The newest extension of the Mountain View Corridor in Salt Lake County from 4100 South to S.R. 201 opened to traffic, June 17, at midnight. Mountain View Corridor now connects to a major east/west freeway for the first time and will stretch 21 […]

12600 South to Close at Bangerter Highway for Seven Months

Posted on: January 21st, 2021

Road closure will accommodate construction of a new freeway-style interchange Drivers in southwestern Salt Lake County should plan ahead for a seven-month closure of 12600 South in Riverton starting Thursday night, Jan. 21. The road will be closed in both directions at Bangerter Highway while crews construct a new freeway-style interchange. During the closure, Bangerter […]

UDOT Announces New Draft Transportation Alternatives Under Consideration for Little Cottonwood Canyon

Posted on: November 20th, 2020

New alternatives developed from input during public comment period As a result of public feedback, the Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) announced the addition of two new draft transportation alternatives as part of the Little Cottonwood Canyon Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).  The two new alternatives are a gondola from La Caille and cog rail from […]