Residents sound off on transportation needs near Hunt Highway and Power Road

  Send traffic to Riggs Road. Keep Hunt Highway rural. Those were two recommendations made by people attending a Feb. 7 Maricopa County Department of Transportation open house at Casteel High School, 24901 S. Power Road. About 125 people attended the event, MCDOT Public Information Officer Ron Coleman estimated. The county conducted the event as […]

Current, future Queen Creek traffic management focus of Feb. 7 open house

Two, four or six lanes? Maricopa County Department of Transportation officials are seeking the input of Queen Creek residents and motorists who routinely drive through the community to determine next steps in improving roadways as the municipality continues to grow and incoming residents follow. MCDOT is holding an open house from 5 to 7 p.m. […]

MCDOT to host open house about transportation needs in the county

The Maricopa County Department of Transportation will hold a public open house Wednesday, Feb. 7, to provide information and gather input regarding future transportation needs of Maricopa County residents. The MCDOT Small Area Transportation Study will examine current and future traffic volumes and patterns in the area bounded by Higley Road, Hunt Highway, Chandler Heights […]

Learn about pending road improvements in Queen Creek at Dec. 5 open house

Projects are beginning construction, in design phase as part of Queen Creek’s Better Roads Ahead campaign   The town of Queen Creek will hold a community open house Dec. 5 to inform the public about roadway improvement projects. The open house will take place 6-7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, in the Founders’ Room of Queen […]

MCDOT asks drivers to remain vigilant when driving during the monsoon 

As the monsoon officially kicks off on June 15, the Maricopa County Department of Transportation reminds drivers to put safety first while driving in a storm. The National Weather Service defines June 15 through Sept. 30 as “the monsoon”; however, in Maricopa County, storms typically arrive later in the summer so officials encourage residents to […]

Learn about Riggs Road design plans at Sept. 28 MCDOT open house

Maricopa County Department of Transportation will host an open house Wednesday, Sept. 28, to gather input on design plans for Riggs Road between Ellsworth and Meridian roads in Queen Creek. The event, which is held in partnership with the town of Queen Creek, will take place 5-7 p.m. at the Queen Creek Town Hall, 22350 […]