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Salt Lake City Weekly
Forget the Gender Binaryaffordable among 20 major cities. No wonder they don't want public input. But t
Forget the Gender Binary
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 22 hours ago
affordable among 20 major cities. No wonder they don't want public input. But the big transportation failure rests with the Utah Department of Transportation and its decision to move forward with the West Davis freeway. After two years of study,... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Secret Shopper report what did Roger Brooks think of Emery County?know it exists. You need a better method of signing." Signing isn't easy becaus
Secret Shopper report what did Roger Brooks think of Emery County?
Emery County Progress / Posted yesterday
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
UDOT workers witness moose give birth to calf on Guardsman PassCANYON, Utah — Road crews witnessed the birth of a moose calf while clearing Gu
UDOT workers witness moose give birth to calf on Guardsman Pass
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
CANYON, Utah — Road crews witnessed the birth of a moose calf while clearing Guardsman Pass Friday. Workers with Utah Department of Transportation were preparing the mountain road for opening before Memorial Day when they saw they the... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Lanes of 500 South closed after crash involving TRAX trainCITY — Two eastbound lanes of 500 South are closed near 1100 East Saturday nigh
Lanes of 500 South closed after crash involving TRAX train
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 days ago
CITY — Two eastbound lanes of 500 South are closed near 1100 East Saturday night after a crash involving a TRAX train. Utah Department of Transportation tweeted the two left lanes are closed after a crash at that address, and the estimated... Read more
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Deseret News
UDOT rejects alternative to west Davis freeway extensionFARMINGTON — Utah Department of Transportation officials announced Friday that
UDOT rejects alternative to west Davis freeway extension
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
FARMINGTON — Utah Department of Transportation officials announced Friday that a proposed alternative to the West Davis Corridor freeway is no longer being considered. UDOT determined that the Shared Solution proposal — which was suggested by a... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
UDOT rejects community-proposed alternative to West Davis CorridorSALT LAKE CITY, Utah - The Utah Department of Transportation has rejected a com
UDOT rejects community-proposed alternative to West Davis Corridor
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 5 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - The Utah Department of Transportation has rejected a community-proposed alternative for the planned West Davis Corridor freeway. The proposal, called the “Shared Solution”, pointed to improving city streets and providing more... Read more
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Deseret News
UDOT hopes weather stations will make I-80 safer for motoristsTOOELE — When high winds hit I-80 in Tooele County, the result is often dust st
UDOT hopes weather stations will make I-80 safer for motorists
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
TOOELE — When high winds hit I-80 in Tooele County, the result is often dust storms and toppled trucks. Now the Utah Department of Transportation is using mobile weather stations to help warn drivers about possible deadly winds. "We are always... Read more
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Park Record
State Road 248 hotel under constructionwho came back and said that with a light and some dedicated turn lanes, it woul
State Road 248 hotel under construction
Park Record / Posted 5 days ago
who came back and said that with a light and some dedicated turn lanes, it would all be fixed," Smith said. "But that's a Utah Department of Transportation Road and it would be up to them."Summit County officials were recently updated about the... Read more
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Deseret News
It's orange barrel season in Utah with delays expected all year longSALT LAKE CITY — Starting this week, orange barrels will take over one of the v
It's orange barrel season in Utah with delays expected all year long
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Starting this week, orange barrels will take over one of the valley’s busiest roadways. The Utah Department of Transportation is beginning construction on a new freeway-style interchange on Bangerter Highway at approximately 600... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Road work to close lanes on Bangerter Highway in Draper starting Mondayinterchange similar to the one that we completed on Redwood Road and Bangerter
Road work to close lanes on Bangerter Highway in Draper starting Monday
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 10 days ago
interchange similar to the one that we completed on Redwood Road and Bangerter last year,” said John Gleason, a Utah Department of Transportation Spokesman. “This is really going to help the congestion in that area.” There will be lane... Read more
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Deseret News
Variable speed limit signs to help motorists navigate I-15 constructionnow reads 55 mph when construction workers are in the area and will be raised t
Variable speed limit signs to help motorists navigate I-15 construction
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
now reads 55 mph when construction workers are in the area and will be raised to 70 mph whenever they aren't there, said Utah Department of Transportation spokesman John Gleason. “Our goal is to always keep traffic moving, especially on this... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
UDOT wants drivers to be aware of variable speed limits near Point of the MountainSALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Department of Transportation is hoping to make driver
UDOT wants drivers to be aware of variable speed limits near Point of the Mountain
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 12 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Department of Transportation is hoping to make drivers more aware of variable speed limit zones, as safety remains a concern during road work near Point of the Mountain. Speed limits on I-15 will now be subject to change... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
SLC mayor wants $300,000 to synchronize traffic lightssaid she would like to focus on east-west running streets first. Salt Lake City
SLC mayor wants $300,000 to synchronize traffic lights
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 12 days ago
said she would like to focus on east-west running streets first. Salt Lake City would also coordinate with the Utah Department of Transportation for maintenance of streets it controls. The Salt Lake City Council plans to discuss the... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Trooper talks motorcycle safety ahead of summer’s expected increase in crashesto trend upward, and Utah agencies are teaming up to raise awareness about moto
Trooper talks motorcycle safety ahead of summer’s expected increase in crashes
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 17 days ago
to trend upward, and Utah agencies are teaming up to raise awareness about motorcycle safety. The Utah Highway Patrol and Utah Department of Transportation kicked off Motorcycle Awareness Month by sharing some safety tips. “I'm a motorcycle... Read more
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Deseret News
Crossing guard honored for 38 years of loyal serviceon Wednesday. Johnson, who has been a crossing guard for 38 years, was honored
Crossing guard honored for 38 years of loyal service
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
on Wednesday. Johnson, who has been a crossing guard for 38 years, was honored by the Canyons School District and the Utah Department of Transportation for her years of service helping students cross the street safely. Johnson, 76, says she’s... Read more
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Park Record
Utah Department of Transportation kicks off summer construction projects State starts repairs along five-mile stretch of U.S. 40 Starting this week,
Utah Department of Transportation kicks off summer construction projects
Park Record / Posted 22 days ago
State starts repairs along five-mile stretch of U.S. 40 Starting this week, orange construction barrels will be seen along a large stretch of U.S. 40 near Quinn's Junction for... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Stretch of I-215 to undergo constructionbelt will slow traffic for the next year and a half, but hopefully make the str
Stretch of I-215 to undergo construction
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 23 days ago
belt will slow traffic for the next year and a half, but hopefully make the stretch a smoother ride for motorists. The Utah Department of Transportation will start its 215 Renewed project Tuesday night. The work zone will stretch from State... Read more
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Deseret News
Strong winds cause damage, possibly fatal accident in Davis Countytypically hit the Farmington-Centerville area the hardest, said National Weathe
Strong winds cause damage, possibly fatal accident in Davis County
Deseret News / Posted 24 days ago
typically hit the Farmington-Centerville area the hardest, said National Weather Service meteorologist Mike Seaman. The Utah Department of Transportation restricted high-profile vehicles on 1-15 in northern Utah for several hours Sunday morning.... Read more
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Deseret News
Provo transit project set to begin, despite public concernand Orem are moving right along, but not without some criticism from local resi
Provo transit project set to begin, despite public concern
Deseret News / Posted 25 days ago
and Orem are moving right along, but not without some criticism from local residents. The Utah Transit Authority and the Utah Department of Transportation are proposing to build a bus rapid transit system through both Utah County cities with... Read more
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Deseret News
Police: Nine injured in Mountain View Corridor crashPolice Lt. Lex Bell said some people may still be trapped and that southbound l
Police: Nine injured in Mountain View Corridor crash
Deseret News / Posted 1 months ago
Police Lt. Lex Bell said some people may still be trapped and that southbound lanes will be closed for several hours. The Utah Department of Transportation confirmed AirMed and Life Flight are on the way. More information will be posted as it... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
UHP urges drivers to use caution after wet weather contributes to crashessays. They urge drivers to slow down and maintain extra following distance. The
UHP urges drivers to use caution after wet weather contributes to crashes
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 1 months ago
says. They urge drivers to slow down and maintain extra following distance. They also recommend taking extra care when changing lanes. Utah Department of Transportation was also warning drivers of standing water through their traffic advisory si... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
SR-39 in Ogden Canyon closes after crash sends concrete barriers onto riverbankexactly what caused the man to crash, but authorities said they suspect fatigue
SR-39 in Ogden Canyon closes after crash sends concrete barriers onto riverbank
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 1 months ago
exactly what caused the man to crash, but authorities said they suspect fatigue was a factor. No injuries were reported. Utah Department of Transportation officials tweeted around 2 p.m. that SR-39 in Ogden Canyon would close at 2:30 p.m. for two... Read more

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