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Mid-Jordan Light Rail TRAX Construction Update: February 2, 2009*
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*This schedule is subject to change due to weather, materials issues, or unanticipated utility conflicts.
Progress Spotlight: UTA Receives $428 Million in Federal Funding
On January 9th, 2009, UTA celebrated the 25% completion of the Mid-Jordan TRAX line and received $428 million in a full funding grant agreement from the Federal Transit Administration. Sherry Little, Acting FTA Administrator, presented the check at an event held near the future Bingham Junction Station site.
Activity: Crews have removed the median barrier in the area of approximately 8700 South and
NEW Activity: Crews will be performing work on the bridge structure at approximately 8700 South and
Sugar Factory Area
Activity: Utility work is currently ongoing. Traffic Impacts: Shoulder work with possible lane restrictions.
Activity: Crews continue to work on the sound wall on the north side of
Old Bingham Area
UPDATED Activity: Crews continue to work on
Activity: Access to
Activity: Construction on the Jordan River TRAX bridge. Traffic Impacts: A temporary detour began the week of October 13th, 2008 on the Jordan River Parkway Trail near approximately 7500 South. The trail will be intermittently detoured through August 2009. Please be aware that the detour does cross a live railway track, and as such, the detour will be closed daily from 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. when freight is actively running on the track. Please plan accordingly.
Activity: Crews are continuing access and utility work near 300 West and the intersection of
UPDATED Activity: Crews will be installing pile caps at the bridge structure on
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the project, please let me know.
Community Involvement Specialist