Tomorrow: Paving scheduled to begin on WY 32 project southeast of Powell

(Powell, Wyo.) - Paving is scheduled to begin Tuesday, June 14, on the Wyoming 32 highway and bridge improvement project southeast of Powell. Traffic delays of up to 15 minutes are expected during asphalt paving activities, according to Wyoming Department of Transportation resident engineer Michael Miller of Basin. The $2.36 million project begins at Wyoming 32's intersection with Wyoming 295 southeast of Powell, and it continues 7.3 miles (mileposts 105.27 to 112.57) toward Lovell. It includes bridge rehabilitation at the Whistle Creek and Lovell Canal bridges. Project work on the Wyoming 32 project includes slope flattening, pipe extensions, bridge rehabilitation, frost-heave repair, an asphalt overlay and a chip seal finish. Prime contractor is H-K Contractors, Inc., of Idaho Falls, Idaho. The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded H-K the contract in January. Contract completion date is June 30, 2017. WYDOT contact for this project is Resident Engineer Michael Miller, (307) 568-3400. *Feature Photo: Lovell Canal bridge epoxy overlay improvements. h/t WYDOT /