Archive for October, 2011

October 14th, 2011

HIGHWAY SAFETY BLOG

2 Comments, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

A new blog uses many voices to tell Utah road users how to stay safe.

October 13th, 2011

TWEETING ABOUT TRAFFIC

3 Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Guest Post.

UDOT communication strategies give road users access to real-time traffic information.

October 13th, 2011

DOTS USE SOCIAL MEDIA

No Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT and state agencies across the U.S. are using Social Media in innovative ways.

October 11th, 2011

A RETRO DDI

No Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

A Diverging Diamond Interchange and Auxiliary Lane project will improve mobility and safety at the Bangerter Highway, SR-201 intersection.

October 7th, 2011

COUNTING CYCLISTS

5 Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

Salt Lake City recently participated in a national effort to document the use of bicycle facilities on city streets.

October 6th, 2011

SOLAR SHIFT

4 Comments, Optimize Mobility, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Environmental and economic sustainability is an issue that will continue to come up as new roads are constructed and repaired.

October 5th, 2011

CLIMBING BLACK RIDGE

1 Comment, Optimize Mobility, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

A recently completed freeway project in Washington County has provided important travel and safety improvements for road users who drive the mountainous region.

Materials engineer John Butterfield discusses concrete pavement with workers on the I-15 Corridor Expansion Project.

UDOT Engineers from many different areas of expertise work together at improve our transportation system.

October 3rd, 2011

SALT

No Comments, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

Recent cold weather is a reminder that snow is on the way. One way UDOT prepares for winter weather is…