Southeastern Utah Weekly UDOT Construction Update


Nielson Construction continues their work this week on microsurfacing U.S. 6 near Helper and Castle Dale and Ferron Main Streets. Sunday also brings the closing of Carbon Avenue between 100 South and 400 South for maintenance work on the railroad crossing. The closure will continue through Tuesday. For more information on the Utah Department of Transportation projects happening in the area, please refer to the following:


U.S. 6 & S.R. 10 Microsurfacing
Contract: Nielson Construction
Amount: $715,506
Location: U.S. 6 Near Helper, Ferron Main Street, Castle Dale Main Street
Impact: * Minimal delay
Activity: * Applying new microsurface * Evening work on U.S. 6 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. * Daytime work on S.R. 10

Carbon County

S.R. 10, Railroad Crossing Price
Contract: UDOT Maintenance
Amount: Not Bid
Location: Carbon Avenue 100 South to 400 South
Impact: * The closure will begin at 6 a.m. Sunday, August 21st, and extend to 6 p.m. Tuesday, August 23rd *Motorists wishing to travel across the railroad tracks may use either 100 East or 100 West as alternate routes
Activity: * Railroad crossing repairs

S.R. 10, South Price to Stake Farm Road
Contract: Nielson Construction
Amount: $1,840,710
Location: South of Price
Impact: * Single lane traffic during evening hours * Evening work near residential area
Activity: * Rotomilling * Paving

Emery County

S.R. 10, Huntington Main Street
Contract: Geneva Rock Products
Amount: $745,506
Location: Huntington Main Street
Impact: * Access modifications * Lane closure
Activity: * Construction of pedestrian sidewalk ramps on corners * Milling road surface * Soft spot repairs

Sevier County

I-70, Wide Hollow To Fremont Junction
Contract: Nielson Construction
Amount: $4,534,747
Location: Salina Canyon, Mileposts 83 to 89
Impact: * Single lane closure in each direction * No delays expected
Activity: * Paving * Guardrail installation

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