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Tucson Police flipped the switches on two new traffic camera systems.
Drivers passing through the Grant and Swan intersection as well as the Speedway and Kolb intersection will get a thirty day grace period before TPD starts sending out tickets for both speed and red light violations.
A system at Broadway and Craycroft will go on line sometime in October
Construction is under way to work on the intersection of Mission road/Grand Avenue and Starr Pass Boulevard. The point is to make it easier for drivers to access Starr Pass from Mission, and to reduce traffic on Grande
Work on the project will last 6 AM to 2:30 Pm until May of 2011
Several stretches of road will be repaved this week between six AM and six PM. Tuesday work will be done at the intersections of Fort Lowell Road at Country Club, Tucson Boulevard, First Avenue and Stone Avenue. At least one lane will be open in each direction while the work is done
One person died in a rollover crash on I-19 Monday afternoon. Both southbound lanes were closed while DPS investigated/ It happened near Papago Road.