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USGS Analyzes Idaho Groundwater Data to Optimize Future Aquifer Monitoring

February 18, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Water

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — U.S. Geological Survey scientists today released analyses of more than 30 years of water-quality data collected at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Idaho National Laboratory Site. The data reveal long-term trends toward improved groundwater…

Innovative Project that Replaced McCall’s Lardo Bridge Wins Excellence Award

February 13, 2015 - in Bridges, Design/Engineering, Projects

BOISE, Feb. 12, 2015— The project to replace the 83-year-old Lardo Bridge in McCall, open to traffic since November 2014, won a recent “Excellence…

Project Successfully Maps Wildlife Paths Across U.S. 20 in Island Park

February 5, 2015 - in Analysis, Projects, Roads, Transportation

RIGBY, Idaho, Feb. 5, 2015—A four-year collaborative study in the Island Park area regarding wildlife-related hazards and improved safety on U.S. 20…

Idaho Transportation Board Addresses Status of Roads and Bridges

January 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

BOISE – The Idaho Transportation Board outlined the current status and future of Idaho’s roads and bridges. The board met in joint session with the House and Senate Transportation committees. Addressing these concerns, Board Chairman Jerry Whitehead said…

Idaho’s New Lardo Bridge to Open Next Week

November 20, 2014 - in Bridges, Construction, Projects

BOISE, Nov. 20, 2015—The new Lardo Bridge over North Fork Payette River at the outlet to Payette Lake in McCall will open on Wednesday (Nov. 26), the Idaho Transportation Department announced. The new Idaho 55 bridge features a variety of colors, textures…