ADOT’s Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory (Aug. 2-5)
Plan on I-10, Loop 101 and I-17 closures for improvement work
·Eastbound Interstate 10 closed between67th and 43rd avenues in west Phoenix from 9 p.m. Friday to 4 a.m. Monday (Aug. 5) for bridge work as part of the construction of the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway interchange. Eastbound I-10 on-ramps at 91st, 83rd, 79th and 75th avenues also closed. DETOUR: Consider alternate routes, including northbound and eastbound Loop 101 in the West Valley. Drivers on eastbound I-10 also can exit ahead of the closure and use detour routes, including eastbound McDowell Road or Van Buren Street. Note: Through travelers on eastbound I-10 west of State Route 85 with no need to stop in the Phoenix area can avoid the I-10 closure by detouring on southbound SR 85 in Buckeye to eastbound I-8 to reach I-10 in the Casa Grande area.
·Westbound Loop 101 (Pima Freeway) closed between 56th Street and State Route 51 in northeast Phoenix from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Aug. 5) for freeway widening project. Westbound Loop 101 on-ramp at 64th Street closed. DETOUR: Consider exiting westbound Loop 101 ahead of the closure and using alternate routes, including westbound Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard/Bell Road. Westbound Loop 101 traffic exiting at 56th Street can detour to westbound Deer Valley Road and southbound Cave Creek Road to reach westbound Loop 101. Note: Westbound Loop 101 also narrowed to two lanes between Seventh Avenue and I-17 from 10 p.m. Friday to 3 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 3) for construction. Please allow extra travel time and use caution in work zones.
·Southbound Interstate 17 closedovernight at Thomas Road from 11 p.m. Sunday to 3 a.m. Monday (Aug. 5) for freeway maintenance. Southbound I-17 on-ramp at Indian School Road closed. DETOUR: Alternate routes include southbound State Route 51. Southbound I-17 traffic will detour along the off- and on-ramps at Thomas Road.
·Northbound Interstate 17 narrowed to one lane overnight between Pinnacle Peak and Happy Valley roads from 10 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday (Aug. 5) for bridge work. DETOUR: Alternate routes include exiting northbound I-17 at Rose Garden Lane/Deer Valley Road and using eastbound Deer Valley Road to northbound 19th Avenue and westbound Happy Valley Road. Please allow extra travel time.
·Eastbound Interstate 10 off- and on-ramps at Verrado Way in Buckeye area closed from 9 p.m. Friday to 6 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 3) for pavement repairs. DETOUR: Alternate routes include the eastbound I-10 ramps at Watson Road or Jackrabbit Trail. Consider using Yuma Road (south of I-10) or Indian School Road (north of I-10) as part of local detour routes while the eastbound I-10 ramps at Verrado Way are closed.
·Westbound US 60 (Superstition Freeway) narrowed to two lanes between McClintock Drive and Mill Avenue from 5 p.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Sunday (Aug. 4) for city of Tempe pedestrian bridge maintenance. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and use caution in work zones. Note: This restriction also scheduled from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday nights (Aug. 5-8).
·19th Avenue closed in both directions at Loop 101 (Pima Freeway) from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Aug. 5) for bridge construction as part of freeway widening project. DETOUR: Loop 101 frontage roads will remain open. Alternate routes include Seventh or 27th avenues.
·Southbound Loop 101 (Price Freeway) on- and off-ramps at Ray and Elliot roads and northbound Loop 101 on-ramp at Warner Road and off-ramp at Elliot Road closedfrom 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Aug. 5) for freeway widening project. Loop 101 right lanes also closed in areas between the ramps. DETOUR: Plan ahead to use alternate routes, including adjacent ramps.