WYDOT to increase semi parking
Winter semi-truck parking project begins this week, will provide more options for safe parking
October 21, 2020
The Wyoming Department of Transportation is working to bring additional winter semitruck parking and other safety improvements to Interstate 80, with a major project scheduled to begin this week.
WYDOT’s I-80 Winter Freight project will bring nearly 100 new semitruck parking spaces to both the Fort Steele Rest Area about 7 miles east of Sinclair (mile marker 228) and at the Quealy Dome truck parking area 20 miles west of Laramie (mm 290) for a total of almost 200 new spaces.
“If weather conditions are poor or I-80 is closed, the new truck parking will provide additional options for truc...