Protect Our Plug

Cowboy State Daily Reports: WYDOT Expects To Be Short 60 – 70 Snowplow Workers Come Winter

“After a brutal 2022-23 winter that saw extended road closures across much of Wyoming, WYDOT officials say more of the same is in store with the agency shorthanded 60 – 70 snowplow workers.”

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POP’s Take: Plowing “The Plug” and opening travel to the east over roads that most likely will not be plowed 24 hours a day poses a risk to travelers and first responders alike.

ADDITIONAL INFO: Read about WYDOT’s Snowplow Priority Plan Map & Driver Shortage