Queen Creek empowers town manager for Queen Creek/Signal Butte intersection project

The Queen Creek Town Council authorized the town manager and department directors to sign certain contracts and agreements for the complete delivery of the Queen Creek and Signal Butte intersection. Those contracts and agreements can total an amount just shy of $8.2 million. The item was on the consent agenda, which the council approved at […]

Ocotillo Road lane shift, other road construction planned in Queen Creek

Queen Creek area roadway restrictions through June 9 include: Cloud Road eastbound and westbound lane shift between Rittenhouse Road and Crismon Road for water and sewer line install, 24-hour April 16-July 30. Market Place Drive full closure at 187th Street for utility work, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. May 8-June 30. Rittenhouse Road northbound lane shift at […]

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 […]

Ellsworth Road bridge deck work included in roadway restrictions through June 2

Queen Creek area roadway restrictions through June 2 include a full closure of Ellsworth Road, Sierra Park Blvd to Ellsworth Loop Road, for work on the bridge deck, starting May 31. Road restrictions include: Cloud Road eastbound and westbound lane shift between Rittenhouse Road and Crismon Road for water and sewer line install, 24-hour April […]

Queen Creek area roadway restrictions for May 19-26 include Cloud Road

Queen Creek area roadway restrictions for May 19-26 include: Cloud Road eastbound and westbound lane shift between Rittenhouse Road and Crismon Road for water and sewer line install, 24-hour thorough July 30. Market Place Drive full closure at 187th Street for utility work, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through June 30. Rittenhouse Road northbound lane shift at […]

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 […]

Find out what’s new with Queen Creek roadways at ‘Popcorn with Public Works’

When will Rittenhouse Road be more than one lane all through Queen Creek? Will Meridian ever go through? How is Queen Creek planning for the future and State Route 24? Get the answers to Queen Creek roadway questions at Popcorn with Public Works. The transportation open house is 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28 at the […]

Queen Creek approves funds for Hawes Road improvement project

The Queen Creek Town Council approved on consent the funds for the construction of the Hawes Road half-street next to Creek View Ranches along with other necessary budget adjustments. In total, the council approved $320,045 to MR Tanner to construct the project. That number includes $290,950 for the contract and 10 percent contingency of $29,095. […]

Town Council gives staff go-ahead to purchase Hunt Highway property

The Queen Creek town manager, attorney and clerk now have permission to pursue the purchase of property off Hunt Highway for future road improvements as part of the Ellsworth Road from Empire Road to Hunt Highway Project. The Queen Creek Town Council approved the change on consent giving authorization and direction to the town manager, […]

Maricopa County and Queen Creek to share cost of some Ocotillo Road improvements

The cost of a $2 million project for improvements to Ocotillo Road from 228th Street to Meridian Road will be shared by the Town of Queen Creek and Maricopa County, according to a recently approved intergovernmental agreement. The town is in the design phase for construction of Ocotillo Road from Signal Butte to Ironwood roads, […]