ADOT Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory (Aug. 11-14)
Southbound State Route 51 (Piestewa Freeway) narrowed to one lane (right lanes closed) overnight between McDowell Road and the I-10 “Mini-Stack” interchange from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday (Aug. 12) for overhead sign work. Southbound SR 51 ramps to westbound I-10 and eastbound Loop 202 closed. Southbound SR 51 off-ramp at McDowell Road closed. DETOUR: Consider using alternate routes to avoid delays. Southbound SR 51 drivers can consider exiting at Indian School or Thomas roads and using local streets to access westbound I-10 (via 16th or Seventh streets) or eastbound Loop 202 (via 24th Street).
Southbound State Route 51 narrowed to two lanes (left lanes closed) overnight between McDowell Road and the I-10 “Mini-Stack” interchange from 9 p.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Sunday (Aug. 13) for overhead sign work. DETOUR: Consider using alternate routes to avoid delays. Southbound SR 51 ramps to westbound I-10 and eastbound Loop 202 will remain open but expect slow traffic in the area.
State Route 51 on- and off-ramps at Bell Road closed from 9 p.m. Friday to 11 p.m. Sunday (Aug. 13) for pavement improvements. Bell Road right lanes closed in both directions at SR 51. DETOUR: Consider alternate routes, including Greenway Road or Union Hills Drive, due to ramp closures and other restrictions at SR 51 and Bell Road.
Eastbound Interstate 10 narrowed to one lane overnight near 59th Avenue from9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday (Aug. 14) for bridge construction at the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway interchange. Eastbound I-10 also closed briefly at 59th Avenue as needed. DETOUR: Allow extra time and consider alternate routes. During any closure, traffic will detour along off- and on-ramps at 59th Avenue.