Freeway closures, restrictions this weekend for West Valley

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Before you head out this weekend, make a note of these construction projects from the Arizona Department of Transporation (ADOT).  The restrictions and closures for the weekend of July 12th –  15th are all on the west side of town.

*Westbound I-10 will be narrowed to one lane between Litchfield and Citrus roads in the West Valley from 9 p.m. Saturday to 10 a.m. Sunday (July 14) for work to shift westbound traffic to new section of pavement near Loop 303 interchange project. Westbound I-10 on-ramps at Bullard Avenue and Estrella Parkway and off-ramp at Sarival Avenue closed. DETOUR: Allow extra travel time. Available ramps in the area include westbound on-ramps at Litchfield or Citrus roads as well as exit ramp at Estrella Parkway. Access northbound Loop 303 by exiting at Estrella Parkway and following detour signs.
*Eastbound I-10
will be narrowed to two lanes between Sarival Avenue and Estrella Parkway in the West Valley from 9 p.m. Sunday to 4 a.m. Monday (July 15) for barrier installation. DETOUR: Please obey speed limits and be prepared to merge safely in the work zone.

*Loop 303 will be closed in both directions between Grand and Peoria Avenues in the Surprise area from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (July 15) for work to open new southbound freeway lanes. Cross streets, including Bell, Greenway, Waddell and Cactus roads, will be closed intermittently near Loop 303 for lane striping and other improvements. DETOUR: Traffic can use Reems Road as alternate north-south route while freeway is closed.