ADOT’s Weekend Freeway Construction (April 12-15)
Plan ahead for closures along I-10 and I-17 in Phoenix
· Eastbound Interstate 10 closed between 67th and 51st avenuesin west Phoenix from 9 p.m. Friday to 8 p.m. Sunday (April 14) for construction at the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway interchange. Eastbound I-10 on-ramps at 91st, 83rd, 79th and 75th avenues also closed.DETOUR: Expect heavy traffic, consider alternate routes and allow extra travel time. Alternate routes include northbound and eastbound Loop 101 in the West Valley. Eastbound I-10 traffic exiting at 67th Avenue can detour along the I-10 access road as well as eastbound McDowell Road or Van Buren Street. NOTE: Eastbound I-10 drivers with plans to travel beyond the Phoenix area can consider exiting to southbound State Route 85 in Buckeye and then using eastbound I-8 to reach I-10 in the Casa Grande area.
· Northbound Interstate 17 closed between the I-10 “Split” interchangenear Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and 19th Avenue(at the Durango Curve) from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (April 15) for pavement improvements. DETOUR: Traffic will detour to westbound I-10 at the Split interchange and can reconnect with I-17 at the Stack interchange west of 19th Avenue. Westbound I-10 drivers near Sky Harbor Airport also can detour by exiting at 32nd or 24th streets and traveling south to westbound Broadway Road, northbound 19th Avenue and westbound Grant Street to access northbound I-17.