Before you head out for the weekend make a note of these weekend freeway construction projects, so you can avoid the headaches.
*Westbound Interstate 10 narrowed to one lane between Estrella Parkway and Verrado Way from 11:30 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Jan. 17) for lane striping and removal of construction barrier walls. I-10 on- and off-ramps at Bullard Avenue also closed. Other westbound I-10 on-ramps in the area closed at times. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time. Use interchanges at Litchfield Rd. or Estrella/Pebble Creek Parkway while Bullard ramps are closed.
*Eastbound Interstate 10 narrowed to two lanes overnight at 40th Street from 11 p.m. to 9 a.m. Friday and Saturday nights and from 10 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday (Jan. 17) for bridge maintenance. Eastbound I-10 on- and off-ramps closed. DETOUR: Allow extra travel time and be prepared to merge safely in work zone. Consider using eastbound off-ramp at 32nd Street and on-ramp at Broadway Road as alternate routes.
*Eastbound Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) narrowed to two lanes at Price Road in Chandler from 5 a.m. Saturday to 6 p.m. Sunday (Jan. 16) for HOV lane project. Eastbound Loop 202 on-ramp at Price Road closed. DETOUR: Consider using Dobson Road to access eastbound Loop 202.
*Southbound Price Road closed between Frye Road and Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) in Chandler from 3 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday (Jan. 15) for HOV lane project. Westbound Loop 202 off-ramp at Price Road also closed. DETOUR: Access Loop 202 via alternate routes, including Frye Road to southbound Dobson Road (eastbound connection) or southbound Chandler Village Drive (westbound connection).
*Northbound Loop 101 (Agua Fria Freeway) on-ramp at Union Hills Drive in Peoria closed from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Jan. 17) for freeway improvements. DETOUR: Use eastbound Bell Road and northbound 75th Avenue to connect with Loop 101.