Weekend freeway travel advisory July 20-23Posted: Updated:
PHOENIX – Drivers can expect only limited restrictions along Valley freeways this weekend (July 20-23). Crews will be working along Interstate 10 near Cotton Lane in the West Valley as construction continues on the Loop 303/Interstate 10 Interchange project.
ADOT recommends drivers allow extra time and consider alternate routes while the following restrictions are in place:
• Interstate 10 (Papago Freeway) narrowed to one lane in both directions overnight between Cotton Lane and Estrella Parkway from 11:30 p.m. Friday to 7:30 a.m. Saturday (July 21) for lane striping. The I-10 on- and off-ramps at Estrella Parkway also will be closed. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and use caution in the work zone. Consider using the on- and off-ramps at Bullard Avenue.
• Eastbound Interstate 10 narrowed to one lane overnight between Cotton Lane and Estrella Parkway from 10 p.m. Saturday to 9 a.m. Sunday (July 22) for lane striping. The eastbound I-10 off-ramp at Estrella Parkway will be closed. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and use caution in work zone. Consider using the eastbound off-ramp at Bullard Avenue.
You can also check on any other weekend freeway restrictions at www.ValleyFreeways.com.
For a complete list of highway and freeway restrictions across Arizona visit ADOT’s Travel Information site at www.az511.gov or call 5-1-1. Sign up for ADOT email updates, including weekend freeway restrictions, at www.azdot.gov. There is also another great way to learn more about ADOT’s projects and programs to improve Arizona’s transportation system. Check out the ADOT blog at www.adotblog.blogspot.com.
ADOT plans and constructs new freeways, additional lanes and other major improvements as part of the 20-year Regional Transportation Plan for the Maricopa County region. The primary funding source is a half-cent sales tax approved by county voters in 2004. More information about ADOT projects and the regional plan is available at www.ValleyFreeways.com.