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Idaho Department of Transportation

Summertime means roads projects and we check in with Jake Melder from the Idaho Department of Transportation to find out what projects are underway and how these improvements are impacting Treasure Valley commuters.

On The Monday, June 3, 2019 Edition Of Idaho Matters

May 31, 2019

  • Protecting the health and rights of Idaho's seasonal agricultural workers.
  • Author Roger McNamee breaks down the myth of Mark Zuckerberg.
  • Summer roadway projects from IDT.
  • Ballet Sun Valley welcomes San Francisco Ballet to the Wood River Valley.

IDAHO TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT

This segment originally aired on February 26, 2019.

The Real ID Act of 2005 was a post-9/11 attempt to normalize government-issued ID standards across the country. Beginning in 2020, Idahoans will need a Star Card to board flights and enter federal buildings. Idaho Matters talks about the new ID standards with the state's DMV.

Matt Guilhem / Boise State Public Radio

If you live in Stanley, Idaho, it’s going to take you an extra couple of hours to drive to the Treasure Valley. That’s because an 11-mile stretch of road between Lowman and Stanley is still covered in snow.

 

Idaho Transportation Department

The Real ID Act of 2005 was a post-9/11 attempt to normalize government-issued ID standards across the country. Beginning in 2020, Idahoans will need a Star Card to board flights and enter federal buildings. Idaho Matters talks about the new ID standards with the state's DMV.

Ada County Sheriff's Office

If you need a driver's license, there’s some good news from the Idaho Department of Transportation. After a rocky launch several months ago, new software for processing licenses is working well. Wait times at motor vehicle offices may be as short as five minutes, and employees are again working regular hours.


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hotline has been set up to inform travelers in Idaho of transit conditions. We learn about "511" with the Idaho Transportation Department.