Phoenix planned major street restrictions

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Posted on August 16, 2013 at 2:29 PM

NEW RESTRICTIONS:

THOMAS ROAD – 16TH TO 18TH STREETS

Thomas Road between 16th and 18th streets is currently restricted to one lane in each direction on a daily basis until Friday, Aug. 23, for the installation of waterline improvements for a development project.

Left turn lanes on Thomas Road at the 16th Street intersection will also be restricted during this work.

Local and business access will be maintained.

Police officers will be on-site to assist with traffic control.

This work is part of a city of Phoenix Planning and Development project.

Drivers are encouraged to allow for additional travel time during this period.

32ND STREET – MCDOWELL ROAD TO OAK STREET

32nd Street between McDowell Road and Oak Street is scheduled to be restricted to one northbound lane on a daily basis beginning on Tuesday, August 20, until Friday, Sept. 6, for the construction of a bus bay project.

Two lanes northbound will be maintained on 32nd Street during non-working hours and weekends during this work.

Local and business access will be maintained.
Police officers will be on-site to assist with traffic control.

This work is part of a city of Phoenix Street Transportation Department Design and Construction Management project.

Drivers are encouraged to allow for additional travel time during this period.

SPECIAL EVENTS:

None.

REOPENING AFTER RESTRICTIONS:

BROADWAY ROAD– 31ST TO 35TH AVENUES

Broadway Road between 31st and 35th avenues is now open to normal traffic following the completion of a city of Phoenix Water Department and Talis Construction Corporation water infrastructure improvement project.

CONTINUING RESTRICTIONS:

Broadway Road –  17th to 24th streets, partial restriction due to a Southwest Gas utility relocation project which is part of city of Phoenix Water Services Department sewer main improvements for Broadway Road, completion scheduled for August.

Cave Creek Road –Bell Road to Union Hills Drive, partial restriction due to a city of Phoenix, Street Transportation overlay project, completion scheduled for August.

Greenway Road – Cave Creek Road to 40th Street, partial restriction due to a city of Phoenix Street Transportation overlay project, completion scheduled for August.

Indian School Road – 19th to 27th avenues, partial restriction due to a city of Phoenix Street Transportation overlay project, completion scheduled for August.

Jefferson Street – Central Avenue to First Street, partial restriction due to CityScape’s hotel construction, with completion scheduled for September.

McDowell Road – 40th to 48th streets, partial restriction due to a city of Phoenix Design and Construction Management street improvement project, completion scheduled for September.

Southern Avenue at 22nd Street, partial restriction due to a city of Phoenix Design and Construction Management drainage improvement project, completion scheduled for late August.

Thomas Road between 75th and 83rd avenues, partial restriction due to a city of Phoenix Street Transportation overlay project, completion scheduled for August.

19th Avenue – Grand Avenue and McDowell Road intersection, partial restriction due to an Arizona Department of Transportation $12.7 million improvement project of US 60 (Grand Avenue).  The project will include pavement improvements, road construction, and new right turn lanes and sidewalks at various locations.  New lighting, landscape, screen walls, and fencing will be included in the project, completion scheduled for December 2013.  For additional information, email projects@azdot.govor call the Project Hotline at 855-712-8530.

19th Avenue – Monte Vista Road to Culver Street, partial restriction due to an Arizona Department of Transportation $12.7 million improvement project of US 60 (Grand Avenue), scheduled completion by late August.

19th Avenue -Thomas to Osborn roads, partial restriction due to a city of Phoenix Water Services Department capital improvement project, completion scheduled for August.

22nd Street – Southern Avenue to Alta Vista Road, full closure due to a city of Phoenix Design and Construction Management drainage improvement project, completion scheduled for August.

24th Street - Osborn to Indian School roads, partial restriction due to a city of Phoenix Design and Construction Management waterline installation project, completion scheduled for July.

56th Street – State Route 101 to Deer Valley Road, partial restriction due to a city of Phoenix Planning & Development Department storm drain project, completion scheduled for July.

Northwest light rail extension - Ongoing restrictions along 19th Avenue and cross streets related to light rail northwest extension construction.  19th Avenuebetween Bethany Home Roadto Dunlap Avenuewill be reduced to one lane in each direction for utility relocation.
More information at valleymetro.org/metro_projects_planning/traffic_restrictions. To receive weekly construction updates via email, please email the Community Outreach Coordinator for Northwest Phoenix, Carla Kahn, ckahn@valleymetro.org.

These restrictions represent only the major planned activities reported to the Street Transportation Department’s Right-of-Way Management Office.  This listing does not reflect closures or restrictions due to unexpected events such as flooding, traffic collisions, fires, utility failures or other emergencies.  For information on continuing planned major street restrictions, visit phoenix.gov/streets or follow @PHXStreetTrans on Twitter.

 

 

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