Archive for January, 2014

January 27th, 2014

UDOT’s STEM Education Initiative

1 Comment, Employee Focus, by Kris Peterson.

In an effort to promote greater support for Science, Technology, Education and Mathematics (STEM) education, the Utah Department of Transportation…

January 23rd, 2014

WASHTO Quality Award Winners

No Comments, Employee Focus, by Carlos Braceras.

I am pleased to announce that the WASHTO Quality Award winners for 2013 are the Ogden Canyon Fiber Project and…

January 22nd, 2014

WASHTO Award Nominees

No Comments, Employee Focus, by Carlos Braceras.

Every year the Western Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (WASHTO) awards individuals or groups in their member states…

219 lives were lost in car crashes on Utah’s roads in 2013, up two from 2012. Although Utah only experienced…

January 21st, 2014

Pavement Marking Check-up

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Retroreflectivity, which makes pavement markings visible at night, happens when the light from vehicle headlights bounces back toward the driver’s…

The UDOT Traffic Operations Center (TOC) now has a new tool to enhance safety for drivers  on I-80 – one…