Before you head out this weekend, make a note of these weekend freeway construction projects from the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT). Drivers will see closures and restrictions on the Loop 101, I-17, I-10 and Grand Avenue.
*Eastbound Loop 101 closed between 35th and Seventh avenues from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (May 20) for rubberized asphalt paving and restriping. DETOUR: Please consider alternate routes. Eastbound Loop 101 traffic will use Beardsley frontage road and re-enter Loop 101 at Seventh Avenue. Access northbound I-17 via Deer Valley Road and access southbound I-17 via Union Hills Drive.
*Both Interstate 17 ramps to eastbound Loop 101 closed from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (May 20) for rubberized asphalt paving. DETOUR: Drivers can exit at Deer Valley Road or Union Hills Drive and travel east to Seventh Avenue to access Loop 101.
*Southbound Interstate 17 closed at Bell Road from 11 p.m. Friday to 9 a.m. Saturday (May 18) for overhead message sign work. DETOUR: Traffic will detour along the off- and on-ramps at Bell Road.
*Southbound Interstate17 closed at Thunderbird Road from 11 p.m. Saturday to 9 a.m. Sunday (May 19) for overhead message sign work. DETOUR: Traffic will detour along the off- and on-ramps at Thunderbird Road.
*Grand Avenue (US 60) narrowed to one lane between 71st and 75th avenues from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday (May 18). Eastbound Grand Avenue also narrowed to one lane at 84th Avenue for utility work. DETOUR: Please slow down and use caution in work zones.
*Westbound Interstate 10 ramp to northbound Loop 101 closed overnight from 9 p.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Saturday (May 18) for guardrail maintenance. DETOUR: Consider exiting and traveling north on 91st Avenue and west on McDowell Road to access Loop 101.