Before heading out this weekend, make a note of these freeway construction closures from the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) in the East Valley and in North Phoenix:
*Interstate 10 on- and off-ramps at Ray Road in the Ahwatukee/Chandler area closed from 9 p.m. Friday to 9 p.m. Sunday (March 16) for pavement-resurfacing work. DETOUR: Please use alternate routes, including the I-10 ramps at Chandler Boulevard or Warner Road.
*Southbound Interstate 17 ramps to east- and westbound Loop 101 in north Phoenix closed from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday (March 15) for pavement repair and lane striping. Northbound I-17 ramp to westbound Loop 101 also closed. Southbound I-17 on-ramp at Deer Valley Road closed. DETOUR: Please use alternate routes, including Deer Valley Road, Rose Garden Lane or Union Hills Drive to 19th or 27th avenues to reach Loop 101.
*Eastbound Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) on-ramp at Hawes Road in Mesa closed from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (March 17) for State Route 24 interchange construction. DETOUR: Please use alternate routes, including the eastbound Loop 202 on-ramp at Power Road.