UDOT US 89 project set to start next spring, group plans to fight construction

SOUTH WEBER — The Utah Department of Transportation has finished a yearlong environmental study on a massive overhaul of U.S. 89 — an action that paves the way for construction to begin within the next year.


Northern Utah WWII exhibit opens at Ogden Union Station

OGDEN — After a multi-year effort, Weber State University’s special collections department is ready to unveil a largely untold story of Northern Utah during World War II.


U.S. 89 has made UDOT a large landowner in eastern Davis County

LAYTON — With an environmental study well underway, a massive reconstruction of U.S. 89 is closer to reality than it’s ever been.


Funding avenue found for Ogden's beleaguered rapid bus project

OGDEN — The close of the 2018 legislative session included a promising development for Ogden’s proposed Bus Rapid Transit system — one that opens the door for the beleaguered project to finally be funded.


Bill would allow cameras, other tech to catch Express Lane carpool cheaters

OGDEN — A bill awaiting only Gov. Gary Herbert’s signature before it becomes law would allow the transportation department to use cameras and other technology to catch and penalize Express Lane scofflaws.


Damaged rail bridge to close 31st Street freeway entrance for most of March

OGDEN — The 31st Street on-ramp to southbound Interstate 15 will be closed sporadically over the next month as crews repair a damaged bridge in the area. 


New project added to the construction heavy S.R. 108

ROY — State Road 108 has received a lot of attention from the transportation department recently — and it’s scheduled to get even more.


Ogden continues to bet commercial air will solve airport albatross

OGDEN — For at least a decade, Ogden’s municipal airport has been a money pit for the city.


Ogden officials hope to ease housing density restrictions related to parking

OGDEN — Ogden City is considering easing density restrictions for multifamily housing units that don’t include a commercial use or on-site parking.


Despite recent storms, local snowplow funds are stocked

OGDEN — Before a set of recent snowstorms boosted Northern Utah’s dismal winter, snowplows had been a rare sight this year. 

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