Montana Department of Transportation

Bigge Crane Megaload Permit Issued

A permit has been issued for a megaload to travel from Idaho through Montana to Great Falls. The move, planned for seven stages, will travel at night to minimize travel disruptions to others along the route. MORE INFORMATION

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Sidney Truck Route Study

Overview

The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) was requested by the City of Sidney to conduct a truck route study for the Sidney area. The primary purpose of the study was examining whether a truck route around Sidney was justified and had community support. The study considered alignment corridor options, opportunities and constraints, and financial feasibility of a Sidney truck route. The need for a truck route, if any, and cost estimates were identified. Public and agency outreach was an important component of the study effort.