Eastbound Loop 202 lanes to close at Power Road this weekend

Work to repair pavement on eastbound Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) near Power Road in the east Valley has been rescheduled and will include freeway restrictions this weekend. The schedule has been updated as follows: Eastbound Loop 202 will be closed at Power Road from 9 p.m. Friday, July 19 to 7 a.m. Saturday, July 20 […]

Full closure of northbound Loop 101 Price Freeway among scheduled road restrictions

A section of northbound Loop 101 (Price Freeway) in the southeast valley is scheduled to close this weekend for work-zone setup and pavement removal work. The Arizona Department of Transportation advises travelers to allow extra time and plan to use detours while all northbound travel lanes on the Price Freeway are closed between Warner Road […]

Plan for Loop 101 closures in Chandler July 12-15, 19-22 as widening project continues

A section of northbound Loop 101 (Price Freeway) in Chandler and Tempe is scheduled to close this weekend as the Arizona Department of Transportation continues work to build a new travel lane in each direction between Baseline Road and the Loop 202 (Santan Freeway). Also this week: Drivers should expect ramp and lane closures along the Price Freeway while […]

ADOT testing concrete pavement treatment along Loop 202

Arizona Department of Transportation engineers are exploring another option for smoothing out the ride along Phoenix-area freeways where the asphalt pavement showed its age and was wearing down, especially after last winter’s heavier wet weather. It’s called diamond grinding – where a specialized grinding machine uses diamond-tipped saw blades to both smooth and add small […]

Westbound I-10 to close south of Loop 202 Santan Freeway this weekend

Westbound Interstate 10 will be closed between State Route 347 (Queen Creek Road) and Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) this weekend so Arizona Department of Transportation crews can remove and replace overhead signs for the system interchange with the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway. Westbound I-10 will close from 10 p.m. Friday, June 21, to 5 […]

Southbound Loop 101 ramp closures between Elliot and Ray roads June 12-17

The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers on the Price Freeway to slow down and use caution around construction personnel and equipment while the following ramp closures are scheduled to be in place: The southbound Elliot Road on-ramp will be closed from 9 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, to 5 a.m. Thursday, June 13, and from […]

South Loop 101 closed June 7-10 as 6-mile widening project continues

The Arizona Department of Transportation is advising drivers who use Loop 101 (Price Freeway) to plan for scheduled closures this weekend. Motorists should use alternate routes to avoid slow travel and delays while southbound Price Freeway is closed between Warner Road and the Santan Freeway from 10 p.m. Friday, June 7, to 5 a.m. Monday, […]

Southbound Loop 101 to close May 31-June 3 as major improvement project begins

The southbound Loop 101 (Price Freeway) is scheduled to close between U.S. Highway 60 (Superstition Freeway) and Warner Road from 10 p.m. Friday, May 31, to 5 a.m. Monday, June 3, for work zone setup and removal of asphalt pavement. The closure marks the first step in a major new construction project that aims to reduce congestion […]

ADOT: No highway closures over Memorial Day weekend

Planning a road trip in the state over the Memorial Day weekend? The Arizona Department of Transportation has good news about construction-related closures — none are scheduled. ADOT and its contractors will not schedule weekend closures along state-maintained highways, including Phoenix-area freeways, from Friday afternoon through late Monday night, May 27, according to a release. […]

Safety audit being done of Ironwood Road, Germann to Ocotillo

The Arizona Department of Transportation is conducting a safety audit for Ironwood Road near the housing subdivision of Ironwood Crossing, which was annexed into Queen Creek in April 2018. By June of last year the town was receiving comments from residents who were concerned with the roadway’s safety, Troy White, the town’s public works director, […]