ALL COMMUTER & CONSTRUCTIONS UPDATES
I-80 and I-215 construction
Construction on I-80 between 1300 East and 2300 East and I-215 between 3300 South and 4500 South will begin as early as late May and continue through late 2022. Crews have started preliminary work onsite, but significant impacts and traffic changes will begin later this spring. Improvements will include the following Demolition and reconstruction of […]
Traffic lane shift on North Medical Drive
The next phase of the North Medical Drive construction project is currently underway. During this phase, commuters will notice the traffic lanes on Mario Capecchi Drive heading up to University Hospital will shift south. This impact will allow work to take place on the north side of the road. Once the prep work is complete […]
Road work near Circle of Hope Drive
The area near the lower portion of the Circle of Hope Drive will be repaved on Tuesday, November 3. Though one lane of traffic will be open at all times, expect delays when traveling through this area.
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. UPDATE: The east entrance of […]
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 […]
The Utah Department of Transportation is beginning work to improve State Route 186 (Foothill Drive) in Salt Lake City
Transportation adjustments due to COVID-19
We are making the following transportation-related changes in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19 and to ensure the health of our university community.
East Medical Drive Closure
A portion of East Medical Drive will be undergoing repairs Wednesday, Oct. 16-Saturday, Oct. 19.
1300 East closure and reconstruction
Due to road work, westbound movements through the intersection of 1700 South and 1300 East will be closed.
Craig H. Neilsen Rehabilitation Hospital
East Medical Drive will continue to be narrowed to a single lane until late fall 2019