FREEWAY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FREEWAY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) UDOT giving serious attention to West Davis freeway alternative http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58505874-90/alternative-corps-davis-federal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58505874-90/alternative-corps-davis-federal.html.csp">UDOT giving serious attention to West Davis freeway alternative</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T11:15:48.341-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 11:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Farmington • Utah highway officials say they are seriously evaluating an alternative that could avoid building the proposed West Davis Corridor freeway, a 20-mile-long northwest expansion of the Legacy Parkway. Conservation and citizen groups that oppose the proposed highway have been pushing what they call the “shared solution alternative,” which would enhance existing roads and mass transit to move just as much traffic as the new highway. “We are actually doing some engineering work on it so...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58505874@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:15:48 MDT Freeway ‘guardian angels’ mark 20th anniversary http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58433799-90/accident-braceras-freeway-freeways.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58433799-90/accident-braceras-freeway-freeways.html.csp">Freeway ‘guardian angels’ mark 20th anniversary</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T20:20:13.702-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 08:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jeff Reynolds says his favorite memory as an Incident Management Team driver for Utah’s transportation department was a snowy day when he patrolled Interstate 80 to look for anyone who needed help. He saw some tracks in the snow that led off the freeway and over a hill. He stopped, saw a car far down the hillside and thought maybe it had been abandoned after a crash. “I walked down and knocked on the window,” he said. “The elderly couple inside started yelling for help.” “The lady was having a ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58433799@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:20:13 MDT