Montana Department of Transportation

Public Involvement

Lola Shepard Intersection Improvement Project

Lola Shepard Intersection Improvement Project

Open House

The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) is conducting an open house meeting on a proposal to construct intersection improvements on U.S. Highway 12 (US-12) near Shepard Way and Lola Street.

The open house will be held in East Helena on Wednesday, March 13, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the East Helena Fireman’s Hall, 2 East Pacific Street.

Project team members will be available during the open house to discuss the project.

Read the Open House Announcement

Project Overview

SF 159 Lola Shepard Int Imprv.
HSIP 8-1(100)46
UPN 9026000

The proposed "Lola Shepard Intersection Improvement Project" will involve intersection improvements affecting US-12/U.S. Highway 287, the adjacent frontage roads Tricia Street and Centennial Drive, and the north/south-running local roads Shepard Way, Elaine Street, Lola Street and Nicole Street. The project is beginning with the preliminary engineering phase which will evaluate a range of conceptual alternatives and identify an alternative that best meets the project objectives.

The purpose of the project is to address safety and mobility needs and other operational issues for all users within the project area.