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Proposed A Bridge Replacement Project In Carbon County

Proposed a bridge replacement project on Chance Road in Carbon County

BELFRY, MONTANA (March 3, 2020) - The Montana Department of
Transportation (MDT) would like to announce and invite the public to
comment on a proposal to replace the bridge on Chance Road that
crosses  over the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone River in Carbon

Proposed work includes removing the existing bridge and
constructing a new bridge. The roadway approaches will also be
reconstructed as needed to match the grade and width of the new

The project is tentatively scheduled for construction in
2023 depending on the completion of all project development
activities and availability of funding.

An important part of
properly planning for future projects is partnering with the
community. The Montana Department of Transportation welcomes the
public to provide ideas and comments on the proposed project.
Comments may be submitted online at or in writing to Montana
Department of Transportation, Billings office at PO Box 20437,
Billings, MT  59104-0437. Please note that comments are for project
UPN 9523000.

The public is encouraged to contact Billings District
Administrator Rod Nelson at (406) 252-4138 or Project Design Engineer
Karl Yakawich, Great West Engineering at (406) 495-6182 with
questions or for additional information.

Alternative accessible
formats of this document will be provided on request. Persons who
need an alternative format should contact the Human Resources and
Occupational Safety Division, Department of Transportation, 2701
Prospect Avenue, PO Box 201001, Helena, MT 59620. Telephone
406-444-9229. Those using a TTY may call 1(800)335-7592 or through
the Montana Relay Service at 711. 


name:  Clarks Fork  9 M S Belfry

Project ID:  STPB 9005(54)

Number:  9523000