I-80 Westbound closure: September 22-25

From UDOT. The I-80 Westbound closure at the I-215 interchange on 9/22-25 is expected to increase traffic through Emigration Canyon. UPD is aware and will have increased presence in the canyon.

Current Work and Activities

This week’s report includes a look ahead to the weekend of September 22, when I-80 westbound access to the I-215 southbound ramp will be closed at Exit 130. The closure will begin on Friday, September 22 at 9 p.m. and will reopen Monday, September 25 by 5 a.m.

Detour maps will be available next week.

If you have questions, comments, or concerns please call or email us at:

Project Hotline: (888) 342-1555
Project Email: i80foothill@utah.gov
Website: http://www.udot.utah.gov/go/i80foothill

I-80 Lane Restrictions

I-80 is reduced to one lane in each direction each night, Monday through Thursday, from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Drivers should plan for restrictions between 1300 East and Foothill Drive. These lane closures are planned to continue through the end of September.

Intermittent lane closures during daylight hours along I-80 between 1700 East and East Canyon will continue through the duration of the project.

I-80 Eastbound to I-215 Southbound Lane Restrictions

I-80 eastbound to I-215 southbound (between milepost 0 and milepost 1) will have daily lane closures. You may experience traffic delays through this area.

I-215 Northbound I-80 Westbound Lane Restrictions

I-215 northbound to I-80 westbound (between milepost 0 and milepost 1) will have daily lane closures. You may experience traffic delays through this area.

More information is available here: https://madmimi.com/p/54cbaa?fe=1&pact=45168-141094145-10072522891-c8e5e60acf1ef30114ccd6e6ef415c83b8cf73a5

Upcoming Public Meetings

The Emigration Canyon Community Council holds its regular meetings the second Tuesday of each month, 7:00-9:00 PM, at the Emigration Canyon Fire Station (UFA Station 119, 5025 Emigration Canyon Rd).

The Emigration Canyon Metro Township Council holds its regular meetings the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM at the fire station. Agendas are posted at least 24 hours before each meeting, on the fire station door as well as at:  https://www.utah.gov/pmn/sitemap/publicbody/5809.html.  Currently the option to subscribe is not working but we will update this page if we become aware that the issue has been fixed.

The Municipal Services District holds monthly meetings on the second Wednesday of each month at Salt Lake County Government Center, Room N-2-800, 2001 South State Street Salt Lake City, UT 84114 at 6:00 PM. These meetings are posted here: https://www.utah.gov/pmn/sitemap/publicbody/5263.html

The Emigration Improvement District Board of Trustees generally meet the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM at the fire station.  Check http://www.ecid.org for up-to-date information. These meetings are posted here: https://www.utah.gov/pmn/sitemap/publicbody/4013.html.

Reverse 911

Register your cell phone for “Reverse 911” so emergency responders can reach you. Go to http://vecc9-1-1.com/voip-registration/ for information, or https://vecc911.onthealert.com to sign up.