ALL COMMUTER & CONSTRUCTIONS UPDATES
Construction and oncoming traffic near Rice-Eccles Stadium
Large construction vehicles are continuously entering and exiting the construction site on the east side of the Rice-Eccles Stadium. Cyclists and pedestrians traveling near the construction site on 500 South should proceed with caution and at a slow speed.
Sewage upgrade project on 1300 East
Due to the sewage improvement project on 1300 East (between 400 & 500 South), up to two northbound lanes will be closed for 12 weeks. Motorists traveling southbound will not be able to turn left on 500 S.
UTA Red Line rail replacement
UTA will replace the 20-year old rail on the TRAX Red Line between 900 east and Medical Center Stations on September 19-20, 2020. Passengers traveling between the 900 East and Medical Center stations must ride the bus bridge and expect 11-15 min delays. Driver on 400 South should expect 11-15 min delays and use 300 […]
Huntsman phase V crane delivery
The Huntsman phase V construction proceeds with the delivery of the crane and materials needed to construct the bridge. The crane will be delivered on September 17, 2020. Materials for the bridge will be delivered in one-hour intervals beginning September 23, 2020. Motorists traveling on North Medical Drive will notice an increase in construction-related traffic […]
New Public Safety Building at Guardsman Lot
The new Public Safety Building will be built on the northeast side of the Guardsman Lot. Approximately 140 stalls in the Guardsman Lot will be permanently eliminated in order to accommodate the space needed to construct the new building. Construction will begin later this year and will end in 2022.
Mario Capecchi Drive & North Medical Drive intersection expansion
Construction for the expansion of the Mario Capecchi Drive and North Medical Drive intersection will begin mid-September 2020. Motorists traveling east on Mario Capecchi Drive towards the hospital can expect delays and other road disruption for at least 18 months.
West terrace detour
The first phase of the MEDX Building construction was launched with the Medical Examiner’s Office’s demolition. The removal of the building will allow for the construction of a new road leading up toward the College of Nursing parking lot and hospital loading dock. This phase is expected to be completed in early 2021. During this time, access […]
New parking garage near hospital
Construction for the new parking garage, located between the Jewish Community Center and the Huntsman Phase V site, is underway and will end in 2022. This project requires mass excavation at the construction site and occasional road impacts on North Medical Drive.
Storm drain work to impact traffic at Mario Capecchi Drive and Wasatch Drive
Construction on Mario Capecchi Drive near the intersection of Wasatch Drive will impacts traffic from June 29 to August 31. Motorists should expect delays and allow extra time when traveling through the area. Access to Wasatch Drive from Mario Capecchi Drive will be closed. Please access Wasatch Drive from North Campus Drive Only one southbound […]
1300 EAST CONSTRUCTION UPDATE
Phase 2 of the 1300 East Reconstruction project is scheduled to begin on Monday, May 18. Through-traffic will be closed from 1700 South to 1300 South. This closure is expected to be in place through Fall 2020. All information can be found at the Salt Lake City construction project website. Upcoming Work Activities: Monday, May […]