Work has begun on a new Gold Fork River Bridge on Idaho 55 south of Donnelly. The new bridge is expected to open in fall, according to the Idaho Transportation Department. ITD is first building a temporary bridge to enable ...Read More »
The days may be numbered for a five-lane highway that takes cars through downtown Hailey at 40 mph and more. Mayor Fritz Haemmerle is considering ways to slow down traffic and make the downtown more user-friendly for pedestrians. That includes ...Read More »
Drivers and Greenbelt users will have to rethink how to navigate the Broadway run in and out of downtown Boise by Jan. 4. That’s when the Broadway Bridge over the Boise River will start being demolished and rebuilt, a process ...Read More »
The Broadway Bridge across the Boise River will stay in service at least through the New Year’s celebration, according to the Idaho Transportation Department. Initial ideas to get to the bridge demolition and reconstruction started as soon as Boise State ...Read More »
Arlo G. Lott Trucking, based in Jerome, wants to transport heavier loads of lumber. But Idaho limits heavier trucks hauling 129,000 pounds to roundabout rural routes. It maintains a weight limit of 105,500 pounds on Interstate 84 and in much ...
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Most of the merge lane from Myrtle to southbound Broadway closed to vehicle traffic on Aug. 31 for utility relocation work in advance of the Broadway Bridge replacement project, the Idaho Transportation Department reported. The adjacent sidewalk from Myrtle to ...Read More »
The Idaho Transportation Department is seeking public input on a request to increase truck weight limits on about 20 miles of Highway 16 and U.S. 20/26 through the Treasure Valley. The department is holding a hearing on the issue from ...Read More »