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ADOT Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory (April 14-17) – Phoenix Area

I-17 North closed southwest of downtown, Loop 101 North closed in Tempe area

Northbound Interstate 17 closed between 19th Avenue and McDowell Road from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (April 17) for rubberized asphalt resurfacing. Van Buren Street also closed in both directions at I-17 for bridge work. Southbound I-17 left lane closed between McDowell Road and Van Buren Street. DETOUR: Consider alternate routes due to heavy northbound I-17 traffic. Alternate routes include westbound I-10 in the downtown Phoenix area. Northbound I-17 traffic should expect delays when detouring on frontage road or 19th Avenue. Consider using Thomas or Camelback roads for local east-west travel near I-17. 


Northbound Loop 101 (Price Freeway) closed between US 60 (Superstition Freeway) and Loop 202 (Red Mountain Freeway) from 10 p.m. Friday to 11 a.m. Saturday (April 15) for overhead sign installation. Both US 60 ramps to northbound Loop 101 closed. Both northbound Loop 101 ramps to Loop 202 (Red Mountain Freeway) also closed. 


Northbound Loop 101 on-ramps at Elliot and Guadalupe roads closed. DETOUR: Northbound Loop 101 traffic can detour on northbound Price frontage road and reconnect with Loop 101 via the northbound on-ramp at Rio Salado Parkway. Consider using northbound Rural Road, McClintock Drive or Dobson Road as alternate routes to connect with Loop 202. 


Interstate 10 closed in either direction overnight between Sarival Avenue and Perryville Road (near Loop 303) from 9 p.m. Friday to 3 a.m. Saturday (April 15) for bridge work. DETOUR: Traffic will use local detour routes, including McDowell Road for westbound travel. Please allow extra travel time and be prepared to slow down and use caution when approaching the work zone. 

 

Southbound Loop 101 (Pima Freeway) narrowed to three lanes between McDowell Road and Loop 202 (Red Mountain Freeway) from 10 p.m. Saturday to 10 a.m. Sunday (April 16) for overhead sign installation. Southbound Loop 101 ramps to Loop 202 closed (both directions). DETOUR: Consider alternate routes to access Loop 202, including eastbound McDowell Road to southbound Alma School Road or westbound McDowell Road to southbound McClintock Drive or Scottsdale Road. 


East- and westbound US 60 (Superstition Freeway) narrowed at times (left and/or right lane closures) near Rural Road from 4 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday (April 15-16) for underground utility work. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and be prepared to slow down and merge safely in work zones. 

 

 

Phoenix SPECIAL EVENTS:

 

CITYSCAPE MOVIE NIGHT – FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM

This event will take place at CityScape at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 14.

The following street will be closed from noon through 11 p.m.:

Central Avenue – Washington to Jefferson streets (CityScape)

During this event, Central Avenue through traffic will be detoured at Jefferson Street to Second Street.

 

All streets will open to normal traffic by 11 p.m. Friday, April 14.

 

KIWANIS PARK EASTER DAY PARADE

This event will take place on 48th Street between Elliot and Warner roads beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 15.

48th Street will be closed at Warner and Elliot roads beginning at 7 a.m.

Police officers will be on-site to assist with traffic control.

All streets will open to normal traffic by noon Saturday, April 15.

WESTWARD HO GRAND RE-OPENING

This event will take place at the Westward Ho at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 18.

The following street will be closed from 6 a.m. through 3 p.m.:

Fillmore Street – Central to First avenues

During this event, Fillmore Street through traffic will be detoured to Van Buren and Roosevelt streets.

All streets will open to normal traffic by 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 18.

BIKE TO WORK DAY

This event will take place at CityScape at 7 a.m. Wednesday, April 19.

The following street will be closed from 5:30 a.m. through 10 a.m.:

Central Avenue – Washington to Jefferson streets (CityScape)

During this event, Central Avenue through traffic will be detoured at Jefferson Street to Second Street.

All streets will open to normal traffic by 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 19.