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Deseret News
Freeway cattle drive begins in showdown with the stateUtah Highway Patrol troopers. The children of rancher Charles Pentz, who is de
Freeway cattle drive begins in showdown with the state
Deseret News / Posted 6 hours ago
Utah Highway Patrol troopers. The children of rancher Charles Pentz, who is deceased, are in a protracted dispute with the Utah Department of Transportation over trailing their cattle on the 1-84 freeway, an activity they have done twice a year... Read more
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Deseret News
What would you say to Utah drivers? Now’s the time to speak upideas for Zero Fatalities’ Message Monday campaign. Every Monday, barring seri
What would you say to Utah drivers? Now’s the time to speak up
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
ideas for Zero Fatalities’ Message Monday campaign. Every Monday, barring serious weather or traffic safety concerns, the Utah Department of Transportation displays a message on the freeway variable message signs to promote safe driving... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Commissioners hear complaint about tippage fee - June 28, 2016Agreement between Emery County and ECSSD#1 for the Joes Valley Boat Ramp Extens
Commissioners hear complaint about tippage fee - June 28, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 2 days ago
Agreement between Emery County and ECSSD#1 for the Joes Valley Boat Ramp Extension project. The board approved the Utah Department of Transportation Aeronautical Operations Division project application and grant agreement for state aid for... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Court affirms prior judgment, UDOT ordered to pay $15 million in eminent domain caseAn image of the land at the center of a lawsuit between LEJ Investments and the
Court affirms prior judgment, UDOT ordered to pay $15 million in eminent domain case
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 6 days ago
An image of the land at the center of a lawsuit between LEJ Investments and the Utah Department of Transportation. SALT LAKE CITY — A judge has affirmed an earlier judgment against the Utah Department of Transportation this week, and the department... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
SB Redwood Road closed near 2700 South due to police responseWEST VALLEY CITY -- The Utah Department of Transportation states police activit
SB Redwood Road closed near 2700 South due to police response
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 11 days ago
WEST VALLEY CITY -- The Utah Department of Transportation states police activity has caused a closure of southbound lanes of Redwood Road near 2700 South in West Valley City Sunday. UDOT first reported the closure just before 2:30 p.m. While there... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
UDOT says debris on Utah roads contributes to more than 700 crashes each yearalone we've responded to over 11,000 calls of debris on the roadway," said Lt.
UDOT says debris on Utah roads contributes to more than 700 crashes each year
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 12 days ago
alone we've responded to over 11,000 calls of debris on the roadway," said Lt. Todd Royce of the Utah Highway Patrol. The Utah Department of Transportation says that debris also leads to more than 700 accidents each year. "We issue a lot of... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
S.R. 201 closure Friday evening along with other roadway projectsFile photo courtesy Tony Magpanty/MGN. SALT LAKE CITY — Plan accordingly as th
S.R. 201 closure Friday evening along with other roadway projects
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 13 days ago
File photo courtesy Tony Magpanty/MGN. SALT LAKE CITY — Plan accordingly as the Utah Department of Transportation has scheduled three roadway projects for the evening of Friday, June 17. The S.R. 201 freeway in both directions at I-215 will be... Read more
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Deseret News
Permission to use HOV lanes may get an adjustmentCITY — State legislators may reconsider how clean fuel vehicles are chosen to u
Permission to use HOV lanes may get an adjustment
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
CITY — State legislators may reconsider how clean fuel vehicles are chosen to use express lanes on some Utah freeways. The Utah Department of Transportation manages the total number of "C Decals" issued that allow drivers of eligible clean fuel... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
22 fatalities on Utah roads reported over last two weekswhich, historically, is a time when fatal crashes are more likely to occur than
22 fatalities on Utah roads reported over last two weeks
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 16 days ago
which, historically, is a time when fatal crashes are more likely to occur than any other time of year. According to the Utah Department of Transportation, the rate of fatal crashes in Utah doubled during the 100 Deadliest Days in 2015. So far... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
UHP identifies man killed in rollover crash in Summit Countyas 37-year-old Nicholas P. Accordino. The crash marks the 19th traffic-related
UHP identifies man killed in rollover crash in Summit County
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 19 days ago
as 37-year-old Nicholas P. Accordino. The crash marks the 19th traffic-related death in the last 11 days, and the Utah Department of Transportation refers to this time of the year as the “100 Deadliest Days” on Utah roadways. They are... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
With 19 dead in 11 days, UDOT pleads with Utahns to buckle upwhat’s known as the “100 Deadliest Days” on Utah roadways, 19 people have lost
With 19 dead in 11 days, UDOT pleads with Utahns to buckle up
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 19 days ago
what’s known as the “100 Deadliest Days” on Utah roadways, 19 people have lost their lives in traffic-related crashes. The Utah Department of Transportation says too many people are being ejected from vehicles after failing to properly buckle... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre opens new venue, adds to summer offeringsand expensive process. The Utah Theatre’s stage area also needed to expanded —
Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre opens new venue, adds to summer offerings
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
and expensive process. The Utah Theatre’s stage area also needed to expanded — bumped back into a seldom-used alley. The Utah Department of Transportation had closed the alley, but Ballam said he had to convince nearby owners to close the alley... Read more
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Deseret News
Wildfire destroys outbuildings, threatens homes in Washington Countythe U.S. Forest Service, the National Park Service, the Bureau of Land Manageme
Wildfire destroys outbuildings, threatens homes in Washington County
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
the U.S. Forest Service, the National Park Service, the Bureau of Land Management, Washington County Sheriff's Office and Utah Department of Transportation assisted on the fire. Fire crews were still working to contain the blaze Wednesday night.... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Four homes temporarily evacuated in southern Utah due to wildfireU.S. Forest Service, the National Park Service, The Bureau of Land Management,
Four homes temporarily evacuated in southern Utah due to wildfire
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 21 days ago
U.S. Forest Service, the National Park Service, The Bureau of Land Management, Washington County Sheriff’s Office and the Utah Department of Transportation assisted. An air control aircraft and two single engine air tankers were among the... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
One injured after FrontRunner train hits vehicle in Provowas injured Monday afternoon when a Utah Transit Authority FrontRunner train st
One injured after FrontRunner train hits vehicle in Provo
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 24 days ago
was injured Monday afternoon when a Utah Transit Authority FrontRunner train struck a vehicle in Provo. According to the Utah Department of Transportation, it happened at 580 W 2000 S. UTA said via Twitter that buses have been depoloyed to... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah Highway Patrol urges drivers to use extra care when on the side of the highwaydriving off at the nearest exit just isn't possible. While phoning a friend or
Utah Highway Patrol urges drivers to use extra care when on the side of the highway
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 27 days ago
driving off at the nearest exit just isn't possible. While phoning a friend or waiting for AAA might come to mind, the Utah Department Of Transportation wants you to know you have another option. "We can help with jumpstarts, we can help with... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
1 in critical condition after passenger fell or was pushed from car on SR-201will have more on this story on FOX 13 News at Nine, tune in Thursday night for
1 in critical condition after passenger fell or was pushed from car on SR-201
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 27 days ago
will have more on this story on FOX 13 News at Nine, tune in Thursday night for her live report on this developing story. Utah Department of Transportation tweeted that several lanes of westbound 201 were closed due to incidents at 4600 West, 5600... Read more
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Deseret News
Road leading to Zion National Park in need of major repair, UDOT saysSPRINGDALE, Washington County — With millions of tourists each year, many arriv
Road leading to Zion National Park in need of major repair, UDOT says
Deseret News / Posted 29 days ago
SPRINGDALE, Washington County — With millions of tourists each year, many arriving in large tour buses, engineers with the Utah Department of Transportation say the road leading to the entrance of Zion National Park is now in desperate need of... Read more
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Emery County Progress
World class scenery: third world amenities? - May 31, 2016know it exists. You need a better method of signing." Signing isn't easy becau
World class scenery: third world amenities? - May 31, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 30 days ago
know it exists. You need a better method of signing." Signing isn't easy because on state roads you have to work with the Utah Department of Transportation and their rules along state highways are very strict. Brooks suggested getting the state,... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Website maps crash data at busy intersections on Utah roadsSALT LAKE CITY -- A new website taking information from Utah Department of Tran
Website maps crash data at busy intersections on Utah roads
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 30 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- A new website taking information from Utah Department of Transportation gives you a unique look into crashes at each intersection in the state and the data behind how they happen. We took a look at Utah’s biggest cities at their... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
UDOT warns drivers about construction delays ahead of Memorial Day weekendFile photo courtesy Tony Magpanty/MGN. SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of
UDOT warns drivers about construction delays ahead of Memorial Day weekend
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 1 months ago
File photo courtesy Tony Magpanty/MGN. SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Transportation says those taking to the road for Memorial Day weekend should be prepared for delays in some areas, particularly along U.S. 40 in Summit County. Eastbound... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Memorial Day weekend marks beginning of ‘100 deadliest days’ on Utah roadwaysof Utah AirMed paramedics see firsthand the deadly accidents that happen, that’
Memorial Day weekend marks beginning of ‘100 deadliest days’ on Utah roadways
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 1 months ago
of Utah AirMed paramedics see firsthand the deadly accidents that happen, that’s why they’re joining up with The Utah Department of Transportation and The Utah Highway Patrol’s Zero Fatalities campaign. Paramedic Nathan Morreale said... Read more

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