Weekend closures expected on Phoenix I-10 tunnelPosted: Updated:
PHOENIX -- Repair work on the Interstate 10 Deck Park Tunnel in Phoenix will force closures one direction at a time during four weekends in June and July.
The Arizona Department of Transportation is encouraging drivers to use Interstate 17 as an alternate route while the I-10 tunnel is closed.
The first closure of eastbound I-10 between Seventh Avenue and Seventh Street will occur Friday from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday.
I-17 ramps to eastbound I-10 at the Stack interchange will be closed.
Eastbound I-10 onramps at 19th and Seventh avenues will be closed.
Drivers should use southbound I-17 to reconnect with eastbound I-10 near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
No freeway closures will be scheduled along I-10 or other Phoenix area freeways during the July 4th holiday weekend.
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