Closed for the season
BOCCC discuss potential MOU to add county roads to seasonal highway closures
March 17, 2022
For the past few years, the expenditure of county resources to rescue visiting motorists stranded on seasonally closed county roads has frustrated the Board of Carbon County Commissioners (BOCCC) and Carbon County Road and Bridge.
The motorists, often passing through the county when winter weather forces the closure of Interstate 80, have relied upon the unreliable direction of their map applications. Despite ample signage or warnings from locals, the end result has been the need to rescue said motorists.
During the March 15 meeting of the BOCCC, Road and Bridge Supervisor Kandis Fritz upda...