Phase I of Power Road improvements complete

Recent completion of the Power Road construction from Ocotillo to Brooks Farm provides improvements to one of Queen Creek’s major north-south connectors. They include three lanes in each direction, a center turn lane and a box culvert, or bridge over the Sonoqui Wash. “Safety and transportation continue to be top priorities for the town,”  Queen […]

Queen Creek drivers deal with additional projects along roads

An upcoming closure at the Power and Ocotillo roads intersection is among the projects that have been added to Queen Creek’s traffic alert list. Riggs Road eastbound and westbound lane shifts will be required from Power to Hawes roads for roadway improvements, 24 hours a day through Monday, Feb. 18. Power Road northbound and southbound lane shifts […]

Drivers should watch out for several new projects along town roads

Queen Creek has added projects to a list that will affect town roads for the next several weeks. Riggs Road eastbound and westbound lane shifts will be required from Power to Hawes roads for roadway improvements, 24 hours a day through Monday, Feb. 18. Power Road northbound and southbound lane shifts will occur between Ocotillo Road and […]

Town advises driver caution during projects along Queen Creek roads

Five projects will affect traffic along town streets next week and beyond, Queen Creek officials have announced. Riggs Road eastbound and westbound lane shifts will be required from Power to Hawes roads for roadway improvements, 24 hours a day. Power Road northbound and southbound lane shifts will occur between Ocotillo Road and Brooks Farms for road improvements, […]

Residents invited to meeting on Sonoqui Wash trail design

The Town of Queen Creek is in the early phase of design improvements along the Sonoqui Wash, and residents are invited to a community meeting this month to give their thoughts on the trail design. The meeting will be 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Desert Mountain Park near the Queen Creek Wash trail. The […]

Fewer projects along town roads scheduled for holiday week

Christmas week travel in Queen Creek will be affected by 6 road projects. Riggs Road eastbound and westbound lane shifts from Power to Hawes roads will be in effect 24 hours daily through Monday, Jan. 21, for road improvements. Road improvement work will require northbound and southbound lanes shifts along Power Road between Ocotillo Road and […]

Projects affect fewer Queen Creek roads in week ahead

Six road projects will be on tap in the next week along town roads. Town officials stated in a release that the nature of the work and weather conditions could alter the schedule and urge drivers to exert caution in the following locations: Riggs Road drivers will experience eastbound and westbound lane shifts for road […]

Queen Creek maps 12 areas with road restrictions

A dozen areas of Queen Creek will be affected this week and next by traffic restrictions for a variety of projects, including road widening and electrical work and pothole repairs. Riggs Road drivers will experience eastbound and westbound lane shifts for road improvements from Power to Hawes roads daily though Monday, Nov. 12. Power Road […]

Latest round of street, utility work to close Power Road section

Queen Creek officials have announced projects that will affect traffic in town this week and beyond, including the full closure of a portion of Power Road scheduled for next week. Riggs Road eastbound and westbound lane shifts will be required 24 hours daily from Power to Hawes roads for roadway improvements through Monday, Nov. 12. […]

3 suffer serious injuries in East Valley rollover crash

Three teenagers were injured seriously early Saturday morning in a collision that occurred at Power Road and the Santan Freeway, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office. MCSO deputies responded to the accident at about 5 a.m., officials stated in a release. According to the release, the Gilbert Police Department received a call for service […]