ADOT’s Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory (April 19-22)
Plan ahead for closures along I-10 and I-17 in Phoenix
·Westbound Interstate 10 closed between 51st and 67th avenues in west Phoenix from 10 p.m. Friday to 6 p.m. Saturday (April 20) for bridge construction at the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway interchange. Westbound I-10 on-ramps at 27th, 35th and 43rd avenues also closed. DETOUR: Expect heavy traffic and consider alternate routes, including westbound and southbound Loop 101 west of I-17. Westbound I-10 traffic exiting at 51st Avenue can detour along local routes, including westbound McDowell Road.
·Eastbound Interstate 10 closed between 67th and 51st avenues in west Phoenix from 6 p.m. Saturday to 3 p.m. Sunday (April 21) for bridge 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 and consider alternate routes, including northbound and eastbound Loop 101 in the West Valley. Eastbound I-10 traffic exiting at 67th Avenue can detour along local routes, including eastbound McDowell Road. NOTE: Eastbound I-10 drivers planning 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.
·Southbound Interstate 17 closed between 19th Avenue/Durango Street and the I-10 “Split” interchange near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (April 22) for pavement improvements. Both I-10 ramps to southbound I-17 at the “Stack” interchange south of McDowell Road closed. DETOUR: Southbound I-17 drivers, including those traveling to Sky Harbor Airport, should consider alternate routes such as eastbound I-10 in the downtown Phoenix area. Expect delays if exiting southbound I-17 at 19th Avenue. Traffic there can detour on southbound 19th Avenue to eastbound Broadway Road and northbound 24th Street to reach I-10.