FY 2007 Public Lands Highways Discretionary (PLHD) Awards

Amount of funds awarded: $84,300,000
Number of projects selected: 6



Funding Amount


Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge over the Colorado River approximately 1,500 feet downstream of the Hoover Dam - construction of bridge



South Access to the Golden Gate Bridge, Doyle Drive Replacement Project - complete design and right of way acquisition leading to immediate construction of the Doyle Drive Replacement, including toll collection facility and related expenses



State Secondary Route 239, from U.S.-87, extending westerly for a distance of 11.64 miles, between the towns of Hobson and Utica, Judith Basin County - roadway reconstruction, including widening to include two foot paved shoulders, resurfacing, and correcting horizontal and vertical alignment



I-15 from I-215 north to Apex Interchange - roadway widening, interchange improvements, and managed/express lanes to use a variety of operating strategies such as High-Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) and High-Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes


New Mexico

US 62/180 from Texas State Line to Carlsbad, near Carlsbad National Park, Eddy County - reconstruction of existing two lane roadway, together with new construction of parallel two lane roadway



17-Mile Road (Wyoming State Highway 137), on the Wind River Indian Reservation, Fremont County - widening and resurfacing the existing roadway to 12-foot travel lanes and 8-foot shoulders, including drainage improvements and lighting