From: Utah Department of Transportation
To: Dean Sanpei,
Subject: UDOT Region 3 Construction Update 8/9/2013
Date: Fri Aug 09 21:29:52 MDT 2013
Body:
August 9, 2013
For more information about each project, visit UDOT Projects website. For real time updates on lane closures, visit the UDOT Traffic website.
To find impact information about a project in the Region, click on the county or the barrel indicating a project or scroll through the email.  top
The following are planned activities for the coming week throughout Region 3. Please note that due to weather, project conflicts, or equipment/supply issues, schedules are subject to change.
Utah
UTAH COUNTY
A1
S.R. 92; Improvements

Email: sr92@utah.gov
Phone: 801-753-8309
Website: 
udot.utah.gov/go/sr92

Construction crews have opened the eastbound and westbound commuter lanes to the public with the exception of the first westbound entrance ramp at Highland Boulevard. Both commuter lanes will remain open throughout the remainder of the summer. Any work remaining on the commuter lanes will be completed at night with periodic closures only as needed. There will be intermittent shoulder closures both eastbound / westbound on mainline Timpanogos Highway as crews complete the remaining work on Timpanogos Highway mainline. This project will complete final tasks associated with the SR-92 improvements and assure the quality of the road.
A1
Other Projects Near S.R. 92

Lehi City Development

Email: wallred@lehi-ut.gov
Phone: 801-768-7102, Ex. 4

Lehi City continues its residential and business development off of S.R. 92. Please watch for electronic boards or signs messaging city construction activities.  
A2
S.R. 74; S.R. 92 to Alpine Roundabout

Email:sr74north@utah.gov
Phone: 801-901-0631

Crews are working to upgrade pedestrian ramps. No lane closures are expected, but road shoulders will be narrowed. Roadwork will begin on Aug. 9, and drivers may experience minor delays as crews work to remove existing pavement. During construction, UDOT plans to keep one lane open in each direction to help maintain traffic flow. Drivers and residents should expect dust and noise. Side streets and business accesses to S.R. 74 may be affected for up to 45 minutes at a time as crews remove and replace pavement. Work on this project is expected to last approximately four weeks. Improvements will preserve the life of the road and provide a smoother drive. 
A3
2300 West between 1900 South I-15, Lehi

Email:lehi2300west@gmail.com
Phone: 1-888-342-1555

2300 West construction is now complete and will be open to traffic beginning Saturday, Aug. 10. On Friday, Aug. 9, there will be a street opening celebration from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. at 2300 West and Pointe Meadow Drive. This is a new road project on 2300 West in Lehi built to improve connectivity in the area.
A4
I-15; Bridge Rehab; Lehi Main Street to 2100 North

Email: i15lehi@utah.gov
Phone: 1-888-528-9675

UDOT will complete maintenance work on a series of I-15 bridges between Lehi Main Street and 2100 North. I-15 is scheduled to be reduced to two lanes in both directions from Friday, Aug. 9, at 8 p.m. through Monday, Aug. 12, at 6 a.m., and heavy traffic delays of up to an hour are expected this weekend. Drivers should plan ahead and consider using alternate routes including U.S. 89 (State Street) and S.R. 68 (Redwood Road). Construction is scheduled each weekend for the next two months. This project will provide a smoother ride for drivers and prolong the life of the roadway.

A5
Signal at S.R. 68 (Redwood Road), 400 North Saratoga Springs

Phone: 801-830-9304

Crews are working to install the signal. No traffic impacts are expected. This project will improve traffic flow in the area and is expected to be complete by mid-August.
A6
U.S. 89/State Street Improvements; Orem to Pleasant Grove

Email:  statestreet@utah.gov
Phone: 1-855-782-8289

Construction continues on State Street between 100 East in Pleasant Grove and 1860 North in Orem. 300 East in Pleasant Grove is closed at the State Street intersection for up to two weeks while crews reconstruct the intersection and complete utility work.  Earthwork and grading is nearly complete on the west side of State Street in Lindon. Crews are beginning excavation to widen the east side of State Street between 200 North and 700 North in Lindon. 

 

The northbound lanes on State Street have been shifted west from approximately Center Street to 400 North in Lindon, and southbound State Street is restricted to two lanes near 600 North in Lindon. During overnight hours, drivers can expect lane restrictions as well as intermittent delays at intersections, where traffic will be controlled by UHP officers. This project will widen and repave State Street (U.S. Highway 89) between Orem and Pleasant Grove, with completion scheduled for this fall. The project will improve traffic flow and provide a smoother ride for drivers. 

A8
Orem 800 North Trail; 1000 East to Palisade Drive

Phone: 801-229-7320

Orem City plans to construct a 10-foot-wide trail along to 800 North from 1000 East to the mouth of Provo Canyon. The project is anticipated to begin late summer or fall 2013. Once construction is underway, intermittent lane closures will be in place in the north-westbound lane. This trail will complete the connection between the Murdock Canal Trail and the Provo Canyon Trail.
A9
U.S. 89/State Street Safety Improvements, Phase 2

Email: provostatest@langdongroupinc.com
Phone: 801-857-9957
Web: www.provo.org

Concrete pouring for the trail, curb, and gutter will continue this week. Drivers should expect a northbound lane and shoulder closure. Pedestrians should use caution and stay out of the construction zone as the sidewalk will be closed this week. This project will provide a safer pedestrian route and include shoulder widening in some areas, construction of curb and gutter, a 10-foot multi-use trail, decorative lighting and a landscaped park strip.
A11
S.R. 75 Microsurface; Chip Seal on 1400 North and S.R. 198 in Payson

Email:  udotregion3@utah.gov
Phone: 801-830-9304

S.R. 75UDOT is resurfacing 1400 North in Springville. The area has been paved and striped. Work in the area is mostly complete.

S.R. 198: UDOT is resurfacing S.R. 198 between 400 North in Salem and Saddlebrook Drive in Payson. Traffic will be limited. Accesses may be blocked for a short period of time while construction is taking place. Motorists should expect delays and consider an alternative route while construction is underway. All work will take place during the day.
 
Both of these projects are anticipated to be completed in early fall. The roadwork will provide a smoother ride for drivers and prolong the life of the roadway.
 
Additional work near S.R. 198

Crews began upgrading the pedestrian facilities at S.R. 178 (800 South) & S.R. 198 in Payson, and they anticipate to complete work by mid-August. This is a separate project from the microsurfacing. It will improve safety and traffic flow in the area.
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U.S. 89; 700 South Springville to 300 South Provo

Email: us89overlay@utah.gov
Phone: 801-857-9957

This project will be suspended while the State Street Safety Improvements project finishes their work on State St. Work will begin again in mid to late August. This will allow time for the State Street Safety Improvement Projects to finish. This project will replace the top layer of asphalt to provide a smooth travel surface and increase the life span of the road as well as upgrade ramps, signal lights, and area signage. 
A14
I-15; South Payson Interchange to Spanish Fork River

Email:  i15payson@utah.gov
Phone: 801-896-4415

Crews continue to work on the bridges at Utah Avenue, 400 North, and Payson Main through August. One-way lane configuration will remain in place until project completion with temporary traffic lights at each location. All lanes are anticipated to be opened by late fall. A full nighttime closure will take place on Thursday, Aug. 8 and Friday, Aug. 9 from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. on 400 North. During the day, traffic configuration will return to one-way and will be maintained by temporary traffic signals. Please watch for detour signs and speed limit changes along the project area. 

Sound wall installation has begun in qualified areas along the eastern side of I-15. Installation is expected to be completed by late fall with minimal, if any, impacts to the public. I-15 northbound and southbound are currently being reduced to one lane at night (10 p.m. to 6 a.m.) for paving activities. Closures will take place nightly, as needed, until late fall. All work is part of the overall I-15 widening project from the south Payson interchange to Spanish Fork River. The widening will improve traffic flow and help accommodate for future growth throughout region.
Permit, Maintenance and Other Area Projects
Reach 2 Pipeline; Spanish Fork/Provo Reservoir Canal

Email:  provopipeline2@gmail.com
Phone: 1-855-899-2743

Beginning August 10, 2320 North and 2200 North will be closed to traffic between 300 East and Canyon Road. 2200 North is scheduled to reopen from 300 East to Timpview Drive on August 10. 300 East will remain open to traffic between 2320 North and 2200 North.

 

Construction is currently located on 900 East from about 1475 North to about Temple View Drive. Construction will proceed northward along 900 East. Traffic lanes are shifted to the east side of the road with one lane open in each direction. Construction on 2200 North is scheduled to resume after the 900 East section has been completed. 

 

This is part of a project dedicated to developing and distributing a portion of Utah's share of Colorado River water for use along the Wasatch Front.  

Maintenance projects

Email:  udotregion3@utah.gov
Phone: 801-830-9304

Crews will be conducting various surface maintenance projects in the area. Each of these projects will help preserve the life of the roads. 

U.S. 6: Crews sealed the pavement work on August 8 at mileposts 136-139.  Crews will return on August 12-14 to complete the project on this road.
 
S.R. 68: Crews conducted pavement work on July 10 and August 7 at milepost 8.  Crews will return on August 12-14 to complete the project on this road.

S.R. 147: Crews conducted pavement work on August 5-6 at mileposts 8-12 and 0-3. Crews will return on August 12-14 to complete the project on this road.
Juab
JUAB COUNTY
No projects at this time

The following are planned activities for the coming week throughout Region 3. Please note that due to weather, project conflicts, or equipment/supply issues, schedules are subject to change.
Wasatch
WASATCH COUNTY
B2
U.S. 40 (Main Street) and 600 South, Heber City

Phone: 801-830-9304

UDOT will begin construction on the intersection at U.S. 40 (Main Street) and 600 South in Heber City in mid-August. The work will consist of removing and replacing an irrigation pipe culvert crossing U.S. 40 on the south side of the 600 South intersection. The work will impact the sides and pedestrian ramp areas of the southwest and southeast corner of the intersection. Crews expect to keep one lane open in each direction. New curb and gutter, sidewalks and pedestrian access to the road will be constructed. They anticipate the work taking several weeks. This project will improve pedestrian access in the area.
B2
S.R. 32; Resurfacing Near Jordanelle

Phone: 801-830-9304

Resurfacing work is now complete along S.R. 32. Chip-seal work is scheduled to begin the week of August 12 and will take approximately one week to complete. Work is scheduled to occur 7 days a week during daytime hours. Crews will be in the area installing concrete barriers, fencing and performing clean-up items through early September. Lane reductions and one-way flagging operations may be in place while work occurs. Motorists and bicyclists should plan for extra time while traveling through the area or find an alternate route. Crews are scheduled to return to the area early October to apply roadway striping. This project used a pavement rehabilitation process referred to as cold-in-place that recycles the current asphalt pavement on the roadway. The resurfacing project is scheduled to be complete October 2013 and will help prolong the life of the roadway.
B3
Chip Seal: 2 Locations, Midway Center Street and U.S. 40

Email: udotregion3@utah.gov
Phone: 801-830-9304

Chip-seal operations on S.R. 113 (Midway Center Street/Charleston Road) and along a 10-mile portion of U.S. 40 beginning near the U.S. 189/ Heber Main Street intersection through Daniels Canyon are now complete. This project helped provide a smoother ride for drivers and prolonged the life of the roadway.
B4
Deer Creek Reservoir Walls

Email:  udotregion3@utah.gov
Phone: 801-830-9304

The design team continues to develop retaining wall solutions that will stabilize slopes in an area south of Deer Creek Island.

Work to design and construct support walls at various locations along U.S. 189, adjacent to Deer Creek Reservoir, is anticipated to begin at the end of August. Once construction is underway, one-way flagging operations will be in place to allow crews room to work and drivers can expect delays. This work will help repair and maintain the outside of the westbound lane shoulder that needs repair due to slope erosion.
Duchesene
DUCHESENE COUNTY
C1
U.S. 191; Slide Repair MP 261.4 to 261.8

Email:  udotregion3@utah.gov
Phone: 801-830-9304

Work to repair the slide area is complete. Road repair operations began on August 5. During construction, one-way flagging operations will be in place. Work is scheduled to occur during daytime hours. Crews expect work to be completed by the end of September. This project will repair a slide area and the damaged roadway on U.S. 191.
C2
U.S. 191 Pavement Marking

Phone: 801-830-9304

UDOT is scheduled to perform pavement markings on U.S. 191 from milepost 363 to 404, north of Vernal. Work is scheduled to take place during the day, between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. This will be a moving operation, and drivers may be briefly delayed behind the paint crew as they stripe the road. The project will begin on August 12 and be complete by the end of August. This work will improve safety for drivers on the road.
C2
S.R. 35, S.R. 87 Bridge Rehabilitation, Two Locations
 
Phone: 801-830-9304

UDOT is scheduled to perform maintenance on bridges on S.R. 35 and S.R. 87. Construction is expected to take place in late summer. One-way flagging will occur in both locations, and a one-time 36-hour full closure of the S.R. 35 bridge over the Duchesne River is anticipated. Drivers should expect delays. This work will help maintain the bridge structures in the area. 
C3
U.S. 40; MP 111.32 to MP 113.86, Roosevelt

Phone: 801-830-9304

UDOT is repaving U.S. 40 in Roosevelt from Pole Line Road/2000 South to State Street. Most work is being performed at night between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m., with one lane remaining open in each direction during this time. Drivers should also anticipate some daytime work and intermittent lane restrictions. Crews will finish curb and gutter improvements this week on the north side and continue removing asphalt and repaving the roadway surface. This project will provide a smoother ride for drivers and prolong the life of the roadway.  

Permit, Maintenance and Other Area Projects
Maintenance projects

Email:  udotregion3@utah.gov
Phone: 801-830-9304

Crews will be conducting various surface maintenance projects in the area. These projects help preserve the life of the roads.

S.R. 87, S.R. 44: Crews are applying final touches. Travelers may see one-way traffic through the work zone. Traffic will be reduced to one lane, and a pilot car will guide traffic through the construction zone. Delays up to 15 minutes can be expected.

S.R. 87, S.R. 191: Crews will conduct pavement work on August 12-22. Traffic will be reduced to one lane, and flaggers will guide traffic through the construction zone. Delays of 10-15 minutes can be expected.
Uintah
UINTAH COUNTY
C9
U.S. 40; MP 116.2 to MP 118.8, Ballard

Email:  us40@utah.gov
Phone: 1-855-740-8740
 
Highway 40 from MP 116.2 to MP 118.8 (Ballard) is undergoing a widening project to accommodate a center turn lane and widened shoulders east of Roosevelt.  During daytime hours (6 a.m. to 9 p.m.), travel lanes will be narrowed to 12 feet. At night (9 p.m. to 6 a.m.), the contractor is allowed  alternating one-way traffic with a single 12-foot lane controlled with flagging operations.  Work is anticipated to be complete this fall. This project will increase safety and help prolong the life of the road.
C10
S.R. 88; U.S. 40 to Ouray

Phone: 1-855-807-7788

UDOT is repaving a 17-mile stretch of S.R. 88 from U.S. 40 to Ouray during daylight hours (sunrise to sunset). Crews will continue to improve shoulders and approaches and as early as mid-August will apply a chip-seal coating and make other safety improvements. Drivers should anticipate delays of up to 20 minutes to accommodate one-way flagging operations. This project will provide a smoother ride for drivers and prolong the life of the roadway.

C10
S.R. 149 Maintenance

Phone: 801-830-9304

UDOT will performing a chip seal on S.R. 149, scheduled to begin on August 12 and take one day to complete. Crews anticipate working between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. One-way traffic operations will be in place, with flaggers guiding drivers through the construction zone. Delays up to 15 minutes can be expected. This project will prolong the life of the roadway.

Dagget
DAGGETT COUNTY
C10
S.R. 44 Maintenance

Phone: 801-830-9304

UDOT will performing a chip seal on S.R. 44, scheduled to begin on August 12 and take one week to complete. Crews anticipate working between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. One-way traffic operations will be in place, with flaggers guiding drivers through the construction zone. Delays up to 15 minutes can be expected. This project will prolong the life of the roadway.

C2
S.R. 43 Pavement Marking

Phone: 801-830-9304

UDOT is scheduled to perform pavement markings on S.R. 43 from milepost 0 to 10. Work is scheduled to take place during the day, between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. The project will begin on August 20 and be complete by the end of that week. This will be a moving operation, and drivers may be briefly delayed behind the paint crew as they stripe the road. This work will improve safety for drivers on the road.
If you have any questions regarding the UDOT Region 3 update, please contact the region offices at
801-830-9304
or udotregion3@utah.gov.

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