MDT announce start for construction around Salmon Lake
March 30, 2023
The Montana Department of Transportation hosted an open house for public comment and questions about the upcoming Highway 83 construction at Salmon Lake.
Engineers for MDT and Kiewit were present to explain what work is planned for the two-lane route that snakes along the hill ridge next to the lake. The proposed work is only a small part of a large plan to renovate major roads in the area, and because of a prolonged winter it's already facing probable delays.
"We hope to get in there [at the] beginning of April," said Matt Straub, MDT's Engineering Project Manager. "Currently, with the amo...