By the end of 2006, UDOT plans to begin or complete at least 10 major improvements between Spanish Fork and Green River:
Mileposts 195 - 197 and 210 - 215. Near the site of the explosion in August and Soldier Summit to Scofield Junction, passing lanes are slated to be added.
Milepost 200. The bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad will be replaced.
Mileposts 200 - 204. The Tucker rest area is scheduled to be relocated.
Mileposts 215 - 222. The stretch of highway between Scofield Junction and Pine Tree Park, will be expanded to five lanes.
Mileposts 223 - 231. General improvements to the road will fix highway problems.
Milepost 233. New interchange is planned for the crossing of North Main in Helper.
Mileposts 250 - 256. From Ridge Road to Sunnyside Junction, the highway will be widened to five lanes.
Milepost 288. The bridge near Woodside will be rehabilitated.
Mileposts 288 - 300. The pavement will be rehabilitated as the highway approaches Interstate 70.