HJ0003 A JOINT RESOLUTION was signed today

Posted on March 10, 2020

The WHP is proud to continue our partnership with Shoshone and Arapaho Tribes on the Wind River Indian Reservation. HJ0003 A JOINT RESOLUTION was signed today requesting Congress to enact legislation expanding and improving efforts to coordinate reporting, investigation, and pursuit of justice for missing and murdered Native Americans and other persons....

Read More

WHP updates permit issuing procedure

Posted on August 19, 2019

Effective immediately, with the exception of the Rock Springs Office, WYDOT highway shops will no longer be issuing permits. Advancements in technology and recent policy changes will allow the Wyoming Highway Patrol Ports of Entry to absorb the issuing of these permits for the highway shops allowing the highway shop clerks to focus more time on their other daily activities. Customers who request a permit at a highway shop can be referred to a Wyoming Port of Entry to obtain whatever permit they ...

Read More

WYDOT, WHP urge motorists and passengers to always buckle up

Posted on May 24, 2019

News Release                  Date:   May 24, 2019             Title:    Please Wear Your Seatbelt        City:    Statewide   Narrative: WYDOT, WHP urge motorists and passengers to always buckle up. A simple choice to buckle up when driving or riding in a vehicle could mean the difference between life or death. The Wyoming Department of Transportation and the Wyoming Highway Patrol are urging motorists and passengers to always wear their seat belts to help keep them safe while traveling. Wyomin...

Read More

WYDOT, WHP urge motorists, and motorcyclists to be extra vigilant during Sturgis

Posted on May 24, 2019

Date:   August 1, 2019                      Title:   WYDOT, WHP Urge Motorists, And Motorcyclists To Be Vigilant City:    Statewide                     Narrative:   WYDOT, WHP urge motorists, and motorcyclists to be extra vigilant during Sturgis With more motorcyclists expected on the roads in the next week, the Wyoming Department of Transportation and the Wyoming Highway Patrol want to remind all motorists to be extra vigilant when driving. The annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally will start this we...

Read More

WYDOT, WHP urge motorists to stay alert during railroad event

Posted on May 1, 2019

Date:   May 1, 2019      Title:    Union Pacific Railroad Event           City:     Statewide   Narrative:   WYDOT, WHP urge motorists to stay alert during railroad event   The Wyoming Department of Transportation and the Wyoming Highway Patrol urge motorists to be extra vigilant when traveling during the upcoming Union Pacific (UP) railroad events.   UP will hold several events on Saturday, May 4 and Sunday, May 19 where the Big Boy No. 4014 and the Living Legend No. 844 will make their way thr...

Read More