ADOT Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory (Sept. 22-25)
Plan on closures of I-17 exit ramps, cross streets at Dunlap, Thunderbird
Dunlap Avenue closed in both directions at Interstate 17 from 9 p.m. Friday to 2 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 23) for installation of wrong-way vehicle detection system equipment. North- and southbound I-17 off-ramps at Dunlap Avenue closed. DETOUR: Dunlap Avenue traffic approaching I-17 will make right turns onto the frontage road. Consider alternate routes, including Northern or Peoria avenues. NOTE: I-17 on-ramps at Dunlap Avenue will remain open.
Thunderbird Road closed in both directions at Interstate 17 from 9 p.m. Saturday to 2 p.m. Sunday (Sept. 24) for installation of wrong-way vehicle detection system equipment. North- and southbound I-17 off-ramps at Thunderbird Road closed. DETOUR: Thunderbird Road traffic approaching I-17 will make right turns onto the frontage road. Consider alternate routes, including Cactus or Greenway roads. NOTE: I-17 on-ramps at Thunderbird Road will remain open.
Northbound State Route 51 ramp to westbound Loop 101 in north Phoenix closed from 10 p.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Saturday (Sept. 23) for barrier wall repairs. Westbound Loop 101 right lane also closed between SR 51 and Cave Creek Road. DETOUR: Northbound SR 51 drivers can use ramp to eastbound Loop 101 before exiting at Tatum Boulevard and turning at the interchange to enter westbound Loop 101.
Grand Avenue (US 60) on- and off-ramps at Bell Road overpass (ramps closed at this time) scheduled to reopen by 5 p.m. Sunday (Sept. 24) following roadway improvements. Bell Road overpass remains open for through traffic. DETOUR: Drivers can use detours on Dysart or Litchfield roads while ramps at overpass are closed. Expect restrictions at times along westbound Grand Avenue near Bell Grande Drive and near the Bell Road overpass.
Northbound and southbound Interstate 17 closed intermittently between Camelback and Indian School roads from 4 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Sunday (Sept. 24) for overhead utility line work. The northbound Indian School Road on-ramp and southbound Camelback Road on-ramp will also be closed during four rolling traffic stops lasting up to 20 minutes each. DETOUR: Drivers can use freeway frontage roads and re-enter I-17 at the next interchange.
Westbound Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) on-ramp at Power Road closed 3 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 23) for asphalt repairs. Right lane of westbound Loop 202 also restricted between Power and Recker roads. DETOUR: Drivers can use Ray or Warner roads to access westbound Loop 202.
GLOBAL ENERGY 5K – 10K
The event will start and finish at the Phoenix Municipal Stadium, 5999 East Van Buren Street from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 24.
The following streets will be closed or restricted 6 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 24:
Van Buren Street – 48th Street to Galvin Park Parkway
Galvin Park Parkway – Washington Street to McDowell Road
56th Street – Washington to Van Buren streets
McDowell Road at Galvin Park Parkway
Police officers will be on-site to assist with traffic control.
For addition details regarding this event call StartLine Racing at 480-912-7878 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
All streets will be open to normal traffic by 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 24.