09/02/15 11:45 AM
Press Release - The Interstate 90 bridge that traverses over Wyoming Highway 59 in Gillette, Wyoming has sustained major damage after being struck by an oversize load this morning. The bridge near mile post 126 on I-90 was struck from underneath as the oversize load was going under the bridge on WY-59 northbound at 10:10 a.m. this morning (Sept. 2nd).
Tony Hayworth, 43 years
09/02/15 11:43 AM
Highway 59 traffic will be reduced to one lane, north and south. There is no estimated end time for these restrictions.
The right, eastbound lane of Interstate 90 will be closed indefinitely, speed limit for all eastbound traffic will be reduced to 45 mph and all over-sized loads will be diverted to the off/on ramps. This restriction will remain in effect until the bridge is
09/02/15 10:52 AM
Heads up to everyone travelling on Highway 59 and Interstate 90.
An over-sized load has collided with the Interstate 90 overpass at Highway 59. They have at least a portion of the interstate and highway closed at this time. It may be prudent to take an alternative route.
Communications Manager Geno Palazzari
09/02/15 09:53 AM
September 7th through September 13th has been designated as suicide prevention week. The Gillette City Council made the proclamation last night.
“Wyoming has spent the last twenty five years ranked in the top six for highest suicide rates in the nation. Campbell County has felt more than our fair share of the devastation brought by suicide. The Campbell County Suicide Prevention