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Report shows significant reduction in human-caused fires along I-84 even as traffic increases

Report shows significant reduction in human-caused fires along I-84 even as traffic increases

September 18, 2020
As historic catastrophic wildfires ravage the coastal states, a new report from the Bureau of Land Management is showing positive...
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Blasting and road closures begin on ID-55 Smiths Ferry project

Blasting and road closures begin on ID-55 Smiths Ferry project

September 17, 2020
The Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) starts the blasting portion of the Idaho Highway 55 Smiths Ferry project Monday, September 21....
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Westbound I-84 on-ramp closure expected next week at Exit 168 in Jerome County

Westbound I-84 on-ramp closure expected next week at Exit 168 in Jerome County

September 15, 2020
Work is expected to begin next Monday (Sept. 21) on the Interstate 84 westbound on-ramp for Exit 168. This is...
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More than 1,200 cited in two-week long effort to increase seat belt use 

More than 1,200 cited in two-week long effort to increase seat belt use 

August 31, 2020
BOISE - The results are in and after a statewide enforcement and awareness effort to buckle up, participating officers issued 1,265 citations for seat belt...
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Commerce improved as restrictions reduced on US-95, Idaho’s main north-south highway

Commerce improved as restrictions reduced on US-95, Idaho’s main north-south highway

August 28, 2020
BOISE - Commerce within Idaho has been improved as restrictions to most legal loads have been reduced for the 538-mile...
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ID-55 project between Smiths Ferry and Round Valley to start September 8

ID-55 project between Smiths Ferry and Round Valley to start September 8

August 28, 2020
The Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) starts road work on the Idaho Highway 55 safety-enhancement project between Smiths Ferry and Round...
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ITD Extends Pavement Resurfacing Limits from Nampa to Caldwell

BOISE–The Idaho Transportation Department will repave Interstate 84 from Nampa to Caldwell (Franklin Boulevard to...
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Drivers advised to watch for potholes, roadway breakup

As a winter for the ages rages on, potholes are developing in roadway surfaces across...
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