S&S Builders wins N. Federal Boulevard contract in Wyo.

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North Federal Boulevard in Riverton, Wyoming.North Federal Boulevard in Riverton, Wyoming.

The $14 million reconstruction of North Federal Boulevard in Riverton, Wyoming, is scheduled to begin next March.

S&S Builders of Gillette, Wyoming, was awarded the $13.9 million contract in September by the Wyoming Transportation Commission.

“We visited with the contractor this week, and the contractor is tentatively planning to begin mobilizing equipment to the Riverton area in February 2018,” said Wyoming Department of Transportation resident engineer Robert Scheidemantel of Riverton. “The contractor tentatively plans to begin work on North Federal Boulevard in March or April, depending on weather and work scheduling.”

WYDOT says it and the contractor will hold a joint public meeting prior to the start of construction. The work is scheduled to be completed by Oct. 31, 2019.

The project involves reconstructing ​two miles of WYO 789 (North Federal Boulevard) in Riverton, along with sidewalk and ADA upgrades, utility work, storm sewer work, new street lights and new traffic signals.