Freeway restrictions to slow drivers across metro Phoenix this weekend

Mar 20, 2020, 4:25 AM
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PHOENIX — Freeway restrictions will slow drivers across metro Phoenix this weekend, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

In the West Valley, Interstate 10 will be narrowed to two or three lanes in areas between the I-17 stack interchange and 75th Avenue from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for paving and construction near the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway interchange.

The westbound I-10 ramp to southbound Loop 202 and the northbound Loop 202 ramp to westbound I-10 will also be closed during that time.

Also, I-10 will be closed at Fairway Drive in Avondale from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 p.m. Saturday for bridge work at a future interchange.

The westbound I-10 on-ramps at 107th Avenue and Avondale Boulevard will be closed during that time.

In the East Valley, the southbound Loop 101 Price Freeway will be closed between U.S. 60 and Ray Road from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for resurfacing as part of a freeway widening project.

Both U.S. 60 ramps to southbound Loop 101 will be closed during that time.

In Ahwatukee, the eastbound South Mountain Freeway will be closed between 40th Street and the I-10 interchange from 10 p.m. Friday and 5 a.m. Monday for construction.

In Scottsdale, Scottsdale Road will be closed in both directions at the Loop 101 Pima Freeway from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for a freeway widening project.

In the North Valley, Interstate 17 will be narrowed to one lane in either direction in areas between State Route 74 and New River Road from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night from Sunday through Thursday until late April for pavement maintenance.

Finally, the right three lanes of westbound I-10 will be closed from 32nd and 24th streets near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday for pavement maintenance.

The westbound I-10 on-ramp at 32nd Street will also be closed.

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Freeway restrictions to slow drivers across metro Phoenix this weekend