Oct 4, 2013 5:35 AM by Jon Arneson
BILLINGS - Difficult travel conditions today,expect snow and icy conditions.
In Billings all roads are wet and can be icy.
On the interstate according to the Montana Department of Transportation:
I-90 from Billings to Park City wet with icy areas,Park City to the Bozeman Pass,snow and ice.
I-90 from Billings to the Wyoming line wet and slushy with icy areas. Very slick in the Aberdeen hills area near Wyola.
All roads in the Red Lodge area are wet with snow, slush and ice
US-310 Laurel to the Wyoming line wet and slick.
US-212 from Rockvale to Red Lodge wet and icy.
MT-78 from Columbus to Red Lodge, snow and icy.
Carbon Street is closed due to a storm drain installation project from King Avenue West to Lampman Drive. Depending on the weather this project should be finished early next week.
The Far left lane of Montana Avenue is closed due to building construction from North 29th Street to North 27th Street. Slow down and watch for workers through this area.
Broadwater Avenue still has single lane traffic only from 19th Street West to 24th Street West. There is a 25 mph speed limit in the work zone.
Hesper Road remains closed to all through traffic from Gabel Road to Shiloh Road.
On Rimrock Road, look for continued miscellaneous road work from Rehberg Lane to Zimmerman Trail with no through traffic from Zimmerman to 38th Street and single lane traffic only and a rough road from 38th to Shiloh.
The intersection of Bench Blvd. and Hilltop Road remains open but expect a dirt and gravel surface with the traffic flow similar to the future roundabout. Remember, Bench Blvd. is open to local traffic only from Lincoln Lane to Hilltop Road. Local businesses are still accessible throughout this work zone.
In Laurel, Cottonwood Avenue from 5th Avenue to 2nd Street and 5th Avenue from Main Street to 2nd Street are closed to all through traffic for road repairs and sidewalk replacement. Business and residential access is being maintained.