Roadwork Projects That May Effect Your Weekend Travels
By Arizona Department of Transportation
- I-17 closed in both directions between Deer Valley and Happy Valley roads in north Phoenix for removal of existing Pinnacle Peak Rd bridge as part of interchange reconstruction project. Expect heavy traffic and try to use alternate route farther away from primary detour routes. I-17 NB traffic will detour via the Rose Garden Lane/Deer Valley Rd exit and can use EB Deer Valley Rd to NB 19th Ave and either WB Happy Valley or Jomax roads to reach I-17. Note: I-17 NB frontage road closed between Deer Valley and Happy Valley roads (local access only). I-17 SB traffic can detour by exiting to EB Jomax Rd and using SB 19th Ave and WB Deer Valley Rd to reach I-17. Consider Loop 303 as alternate route in West Valley.
10 p.m. Friday – 10 p.m. Sunday (Nov. 17)
Note: Pinnacle Peak Rd also will be closed at I-17 from 10 p.m. Friday to 10 p.m. Sunday (Nov. 17). Pinnacle Peak Rd traffic will be switched to new bridge span over I-17 by Sunday night. Meanwhile, the I-17 NB off-ramp and SB on-ramp at Pinnacle Peak Rd will remain closed for several weeks for construction work.
- Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway/Pecos Rd “interim lanes” closed in both directions between 40th St and 17th Ave in the Ahwatukee area for traffic shifts and other construction. Please allow extra travel time. Chandler Blvd is primary alternate route.
9 p.m. Friday – 5 a.m. Monday
Note: Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway EB lanes closed between 40th St and I-10 from 9 p.m. Friday to noon Saturday (Nov. 16). Chandler Blvd is primary alternate route.
- Loop 101 narrowed to two lanes in both directions between Scottsdale and Hayden roads for freeway widening project. Please allow extra travel time and be prepared to slow down and merge safely in work zones.
10 p.m. Friday – 5 a.m. Monday (Nov. 18)
- I-10 interchange at 43rd Ave closed (all on- and off-ramps closed) for traffic signal work and other improvements. 43rd Ave closed in both directions between McDowell Rd and Van Buren St. Alternate routes include 35th and 51st avenues.
9 p.m. Friday – 9 a.m. Sunday