Construction Projects in Washakie County and across the Basin Receive Funding
Written by jordanmckamey on May 13, 2019
The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded $14.4 million dollars in construction contracts at the beginning of May. A number of projects will take place in various forms inside Washakie County and the surrounding Big Horn Basin
Construction crews will resurface 6 miles of US 16 between Worland and Ten Sleep to improve the road’s surface.
The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded Mountain Construction Co., of Lovell, a $3.5 million contract for surfacing and guard rail work in Washakie County. For the US 16 work, crews will level the surface, put an overlay on top and then chip seal the surface. They will also replace old guardrail. The contract completion date is June 30, 2020.
$1 million to was awarded to Intermountain Slurry Seal Inc., of North Salt Lake, Utah, for a crack seal and chip seal project at various locations on WYO 434 in Washakie County with completion by Aug. 31, 2019.
Lastly, $1.2 million to Wilson Bros. Construction, of Cowley, for a slope flatting contract at various locations between Manderson and Basin on US 16-20 in Big Horn County the completion date is Oct. 31, 2019.