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US 26 in both directions: Road construction, single line traffic - alternating directions, because the road is being repaved, loose gravel, delays, look out for flaggers, pilot car in operation, speed restrictions in force, width limit in effect.
Between University Avenue and Washington Street (near Gooding) and Belafone Road (3 miles west of the Shoshone area). Road construction work is in progress. Expect single line traffic alternating directions because the road is being repaved. Look out for loose gravel on the roadway. Expect delays. Look out for flaggers. A pilot car is in operation. Speed restrictions are in force. There is a width limit in effect. Expect 15 - minute delays.. Speed limit 35 MPH . Width limit 12'0". From 7:00AM MDT to 7:00PM MDT on weekdays and Saturdays. Until October 21.

Web Comment: Roadway rehabilitation, base repair and paving work between Gooding and Shoshone (milepost 150 to 162). Traffic will be on unpaved surface for duration of project.
Last updated today at 7:40am MDT
US 26: Roadway reduced to one lane, road maintenance operations, delays, look out for flaggers, width limit in effect.
Between Old Highway 26 and Old Highway 93; Griffin Loop Road (2 to 6 miles west of the Carey area). The roadway is reduced to one lane. Road maintenance work is in progress. Expect delays. Look out for flaggers. There is a width limit in effect. Expect 5 - minute delays.. Width limit 18'0". From 7:00AM MDT to 5:00PM MDT on Monday and Tuesday. Until tomorrow at about 5:00PM MDT.

Web Comment: Roadway testing operation. Short lane closures between milepost 196 to 200.
Last updated today at 7:13am MDT
US 26 eastbound: Height limit in effect.
Between F Street and South Boulevard (Idaho Falls). There is a height limit in effect. Height limit 13'8".

Web Comment: There is a permanent height restriction of 13 feet 8 inches on the eastbound underpass south of G Street in Idaho Falls. The underpass runs beneath the transportation department's South Boulevard Bridge and then beneath the Union Pacific Railroad bridge, which bridges lie side by side over U.S. 26 (Yellowstone Highway) at milepost 333.51 in Idaho Falls.
Last updated on September 8
US 26 westbound: Height limit in effect.
Between South Boulevard and F Street (Idaho Falls). There is a height limit in effect. Height limit 13'8".

Web Comment: There is a permanent height restriction of 13 feet 8 inches on the westbound underpass south of G Street in Idaho Falls. The underpass runs beneath the transportation department's South Boulevard Bridge and the Union Pacific's Railroad Bridge, which bridges lie side by side over U.S. 26 (Yellowstone Highway) at milepost 333.51 in Idaho Falls.
Last updated on September 8
US 26: Road maintenance operations, work on the shoulder, delays, roadway reduced to one lane, width limit in effect, look out for flaggers.
Between Bear Creek Road and Big Elk Creek Road (1 to 6 miles east of the Irwin area). Road maintenance work is in progress. There is work on the shoulder. Expect delays. The roadway is reduced to one lane. There is a width limit in effect. Look out for flaggers. Expect 20 - minute delays.. Width limit 12'0". Until Thursday, at about 5:00PM MDT.

Web Comment: Stabilizing slopes along U.S. 26 between Palisades Dam and Big Elk Creek. Crews are removing loose rock and installing retaining mesh on slopes. Commercial drivers transporting permitted loads wider than 12 feet need to contact Maintenance Operations Manager Jesse Barrus (208-745-7781) 24 hours in advance for special authorization to pass through the construction zone. Motorists should watch for rock on the road and for construction equipment along the highway.
Last updated on September 22
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Map of Reports on US 26 Between University Avenue and Washington Street (near Gooding) and Belafone Road (3 miles west of the Shoshone area). Road construction work is in progress. Expect single line traffic alternating directions because the road is being repaved. Look out for loose gravel on the roadway. Expect delays. Look out for flaggers. A pilot car is in operation. Speed restrictions are in force. There is a width limit in effect. Expect 15 - minute delays. Speed limit 35 MPH. Width limit 12'0". From 7:00AM MDT to 7:00PM MDT on weekdays and Saturdays. Until October 21. Between Old Highway 26 and Old Highway 93; Griffin Loop Road (2 to 6 miles west of the Carey area). The roadway is reduced to one lane. Road maintenance work is in progress. Expect delays. Look out for flaggers. There is a width limit in effect. Expect 5 - minute delays. Width limit 18'0". From 7:00AM MDT to 5:00PM MDT on Monday and Tuesday. Until tomorrow at about 5:00PM MDT. Between Bear Creek Road and Big Elk Creek Road (1 to 6 miles east of the Irwin area). Road maintenance work is in progress. There is work on the shoulder. Expect delays. The roadway is reduced to one lane. There is a width limit in effect. Look out for flaggers. Expect 20 - minute delays. Width limit 12'0". Until Thursday, at about 5:00PM MDT.
US 26 in both directions: Road construction, single line traffic - alternating directions, because the road is being repaved, loose gravel, delays, look out for flaggers, pilot car in operation, speed restrictions in force, width limit in effect.
US 26: Roadway reduced to one lane, road maintenance operations, delays, look out for flaggers, width limit in effect.
US 26 eastbound: Height limit in effect.
US 26 westbound: Height limit in effect.
US 26: Road maintenance operations, work on the shoulder, delays, roadway reduced to one lane, width limit in effect, look out for flaggers.
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