ITD mourns recent passing of Krause, Chapman
Two members of the ITD family — one a former employee who worked for the state for more than three decades, the other a foreman in the McCammon maintenance shed in District 5 — passed away in recent days. All of ITD mourns the passing of John Krause and Chris Chapman.
Office of Highway Safety
ITD renews effort to reduce crashes during 100 Deadliest Days
With summer in full swing, we are halfway through the 100 deadliest days of driving. The preliminary numbers are alarming, with approximately one death for each day since the Memorial Day weekend.
ITD Employees Speak Up for Safety
ITD employees are known for their ability to rise up to any occasion – especially when it comes to safety. This commitment to safety was shown once again, as department employees were challenged to come up with messages for dynamic message signs across the state.
Public Transportation Office
Public Transportation Summit next week provides opportunity to assess challenges, shape future direction
Help obtaining public-transit funding is coming next week through the Public Transportation Summit hosted by the Idaho Transportation Department in Boise July 25-27. The summit will specifically be geared to agencies that qualify for federal transit grant funds from the ITD Public Transportation Office.
Thornton Interchange in District 6 gaining national recognition
The Thornton Interchange project in eastern Idaho has already earned plenty of national acclaim — and the kudos keep rolling in.
ITD gathers public comment on highway projects during spring and summer
With construction season well underway, the Idaho Transportation Department is gathering public comment on projects scheduled to start in the near future.