Tags Archives: Montana Department of Transportation

Rundown on Raynolds: MDT in final phase of construction in south Madison

Road construction is underway on Raynolds Pass. Construction on the stretches of U.S. Highway 287 and MT Highway 87 near Quake Lake began on June 12, and is expected to last until after the holiday, said Bill Fogarty, Montana Department of Transportation construction engineer. Forgary said there will be a break in construction, however, to allow for Fourth of July traffic.

City Park Rest Areas may not receive future funding from MDT

During Montana’s peak tourism months in the summer, the rest area in downtown Ennis and Twin Bridges are utilized by passersby. Both locations are part of Montana Department of Transportation’s City Park Rest Area program, which means they are owned by the local community but historically have received MDT assistance.

MDT starts district-wide rumble strip project with Highway 84

On Friday, Oct. 16, the Montana Department of Transportation’s Butte district started the first stretch of a project, which will add center rumble strips to 625 miles of highway in Southwest Montana.

Construction near Alder will improve road safety

By Abigail Dennis Road construction season might delay traffic and make daily commutes longer, but Montana’s highways suffer from wear and tear and must be maintained, according to Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) officials. MDT began its Alder South construction project on Montana Secondary Highway 357 between Alder and the Ruby Dam this spring to […]