Montana Department Of Transportation
Laurel residents questioned Tuesday how much a new proposed Interstate 90 interchange would cut accidents on a dangerous stretch of highway west of town.
State transportation officials are unveiling next week their latest plan for a new Interstate 90 interchange west of Laurel.
BOZEMAN — A bill being drafted by a Billings legislator would ban cellphone use while driving in Montana.
Frigid temperatures will drop lower during the day on Thursday, as another cold front enters the Billings area.
Montana’s highway traffic death toll for 2014 was the lowest since 2010, but it still leaves much room for improvement.
The Fly Creek Bridge just east of Pompeys Pillar has been reopened to single-lane traffic, the Montana Department of Transportation said Monday.
A semi truck hauling fuel has tipped over on Highway 87 east of Lewistown, closing the road for cleanup until at least 4:30 p.m.
The Montana Department of Transportation has closed a bridge over Fly Creek on the Custer Frontage Road after an inspection showed deterioration in its timber pilings.
Highways in the Billings area should be cleared in record time this winter thanks to the newest snow-removal weapon in the Montana Department of Transportation’s arsenal.
The Montana Department of Transportation is making it easier to prepare for holiday travel and winter roads with a free mobile application that provides road conditions, weather, incidents, highway closures and roadway camera images.
The 30 or so people who attended a meeting Wednesday on proposed improvements to a five-mile stretch of Highway 3 literally held the highway’s future in the palm of their hand.
Billings traffic signals are set for major upgrades over the next three years that should help traffic flow more smoothly — even at signals near train tracks.
RED LODGE — For the past six months, visitors to this resort town have been greeted by short detours around bulldozers at the city’s north entrance.
The Beartooth Pass south of Red Lodge has reopened, the Montana Department of Transportation said on Friday. The Wyoming side will be opening as well.
The Jefferson Lines bus station has found a temporary home in downtown Billings and is using state money to renovate permanent digs.
If the public has a mind to, residents could keep the members of the Billings City Council up well past their bedtime Monday.
What started out as a simple request — finding out how to update the computer system that runs stoplights that control traffic at one of Billings’ busiest train crossings, at N. 27th Street and Montana Avenue — apparently isn’t as simple as it seems.
Summer is the deadliest season on Montana highways. More fatal motor vehicle crashes occur in the warm, busy travel season than on snowpacked and icy winter roads.
Construction work is ongoing to address dangerous curves along Lipp Road, north of Laurel.
As they have for the past three summers, work crews will again undertake major utility replacement projects in Billings.