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Wyoming Transportation Commission Awards $33M in Highway Contracts

CHEYENNE, WY — Construction crews will realign 4.8 miles of road as part of the second phase of the Garner Lake Road project to help accommodate traffic in the Gillette area. The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded Simon Contractors, of Cheyenne, an $11-million contract for the work. The commission awarded that and 10 other contracts totaling $33 million at its recent meeting.
For the second phase of Garner Lake Road, crews will realign County Road 38N in Campbell County. The new road will be parallel to the existing road and will connect with Northern Drive and phase one of the project. The contract completion date for the second phase is July 31, 2020.
Other contracts the commission awarded included paving, bridge rehabilitation, traffic signal and rumble strip work:
Northern Improvement Company, of Fargo, South Dakota, was the low bidder on an $8.5-million contract for bridge work on Interstate 25 between Casper and Kaycee in Natrona County. Crews will rehabilitate four bridges, extend the median guardrail and pave about 7.8 miles of road. The contract completion date is June 30, 2020.
Croell Inc., of Sundance, won a $4-million contract for bridge work on US 18/20 between Orin Junction and Lost Springs in Converse County. Crews will replace the deck and pave six miles of road. The contract completion date is June 30, 2020.
The commission awarded McGarvin-Moberly Construction Co., of Worland, a $2.6-million contract for a pavement project on five miles of WYO 120 between Meeteetse and Cody in Park County. The work includes a one-inch level followed by a two-inch overlay and a chip seal. The contract completion date is June 30, 2020.
Mountain Construction Co., of Lovell, was the low bidder on a $2.3-million pavement and sidewalk contract on US 14 between Shell and Burgess Junction in Big Horn County. Crews will make upgrades to sidewalks and pave about 4.5 miles of road. The contract completion date is June 30, 2020.
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