Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory (Feb. 7-10):


Expect Saturday ramp closures at I-17/Loop 101 




PHOENIX — Three of the four ramps connecting Interstate 17 with Loop 101 in north Phoenix are scheduled to be closed Saturday (Feb. 8) for pavement repair work, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Drivers are asked to plan ahead and be prepared to use alternate routes while the following restrictions are in place:




  • Southbound Interstate 17 ramps to east- and westbound Loop 101 in north Phoenix closed from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday (Feb. 8) forpavement repair work. The northbound I-17 ramp to westbound Loop 101 also closed. DETOUR: Please be prepared to exit I-17 ahead of the ramp closures and use local streets to connect with Loop 101. Southbound traffic can exit at Deer Valley Road and use southbound 19th or 35th avenues while northbound traffic can exit at Union Hills Drive and use northbound 27th or 35th avenues. Note: The northbound I-17 ramp to eastbound Loop 101 will remain open.


Also, on Sat Feb 8, Scottsdale Rd will be CLOSED for the 61st Annual Parada Del Sol Parade. Starts at 10a and runs North on Scottsdale Rd from Oak to Indian School Rd