Parley’s Canyon Interchange Project May Impact Cycling in Salt Lake County; Cyclist Comments Needed by August 10, 2018

Parley’s Canyon Interchange Project May Impact Cycling in Salt Lake County; Cyclist Comments Needed by August 10, 2018

August 8, 2018 – The Utah Department of Transportation is conducting an environmental impact study in anticipation of rebuilding the Parley’s Canyon Interchange at the mouth of Parley’s Canyon in Salt Lake City, Utah. Construction could potentially start in 2025-2035. According to UDOT’s Parleyseis.com website, the purpose of the project is:  Based on previous needs, […]

UDOT Plans to Remove Bike Lanes on Redwood Road

May 29, 2016 – The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) is planning to remove bike lanes on Redwood Road between 10440 S to 12600 South in the Salt Lake Valley. UDOT is proposing to restripe Redwood Road from 5 lanes to 7 lanes from 9000 South to 12600 South. Additionally, a separate project is in place […]

UDOT Releases New App to Report Roadway Issues

UDOT Releases New App to Report Roadway Issues

By Dave Iltis June 2014 – The Utah Department of Transportation has released a new smartphone app called UDOT Click ‘N Fix to report roadway issues on state owned roads. The app, which runs on both iPhone and Android platforms, allows users to snap a photo, add geolocation data, and details on the type of […]

Study Looks at Safe Routes to School Programs

What’s the best way to choose grantees for Safe Routes to School (SRS) programs? States should get info from applicants on existing conditions they propose to remedy, proposed plans and methods for assessing outcomes. But some questions remain unanswered on the best way to choose, according to a federal study on the issue.