Freeway closures in East and West Valley to restrict drivers this weekend

May 8, 2020, 4:35 AM
(Facebook Photo/Arizona Department of Transportation)...
(Facebook Photo/Arizona Department of Transportation)
(Facebook Photo/Arizona Department of Transportation)

PHOENIX — Drivers will have to contend with closures on the Loop 101 and Loop 202 this weekend, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

In the East Valley, pavement improvements will close the Loop 101 Price Freeway southbound between US 60 and Warner Road from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

Both US 60 ramps to the Loop 101 southbound will also be closed during this time.

In the West Valley, more than two miles of the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway southbound will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday between Interstate 10 and Lower Buckeye Road for rubberized asphalt paving.

The same construction will close all I-10 ramps Loop 202 southbound during this time.

Also in the West Valley, the I-10 eastbound will be narrowed to two lanes for resurfacing, restricting traffic from 7 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday between Dysart Road and and Avondale Boulevard.

The I-10 westbound will also be narrowed to three lanes in the same area, restricting traffic from 7 p.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Monday.

In the northwest Valley, the Loop 303 southbound will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday to noon on Saturday at El Mirage Road for the installation of traffic flow sensors.

In the North Valley, interchange reconstruction will cause lane narrowing in both directions near on Interstate 17 Pinnacle Peak Road from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday nights.

Finally, the Loop 101 Pima Freeway eastbound between Cave Creek Road and State Route 51 will be narrowed to two lanes in north Phoenix from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for a widening project.

The Loop 101 eastbound on-ramp at Cave Creek Road will be closed during this time along with Hayden Road in both directions at the Loop 101.

Get the latest KTAR News 92.3 FM traffic alerts sent straight to your phone by texting “TRAFFIC” to 411923.

We want to hear from you.

Have a story idea or tip? Pass it along to the KTAR News team here.

Arizona News

A man works at an avocado orchard in Santa Ana Zirosto, Michoacan state, Mexico, Thursday, Jan. 26,...
Associated Press

Route to Super Bowl dangerous for Mexico’s avocado haulers

SANTA ANA ZIROSTO, Mexico (AP) — It is a long and sometimes dangerous journey for truckers transporting the avocados destined for guacamole on tables and tailgates in the United States during the Super Bowl. It starts in villages like Santa Ana Zirosto, high in the misty, pine-clad mountains of the western Mexico state of Michoacan. […]
14 hours ago
(Facebook Photo/Phoenix Police Department)...

Drive-by shooting injures 2, strikes multiple businesses in Phoenix

A drive-by shooting in midtown Phoenix resulted in injuries to a teenage boy and a young girl Friday evening, authorities said.
14 hours ago
Jane Garcia / Scottsdale Police Department photo....

Authorities cancel Silver Alert issued for woman last seen driving in Scottsdale

Authorities in Scottsdale issued a Silver Alert on Saturday morning for a missing woman last seen driving on Friday night.
14 hours ago
(Elite Civil Construction Photo)...
Ron Davis/Phoenix Business Journal

Phoenix construction firm lands job preparing State Farm Stadium for Super Bowl LVII

A fast-growing Phoenix construction company said working on preparing State Farm Stadium for Super Bowl LVII is paying early dividends.
14 hours ago
(Consumption Park screenshot)...
Wills Rice

Mint to host 3-day cannabis party near State Farm Stadium for Super Bowl

Mint Cannabis will be holding a "Big Game" party with a three-day festival near State Farm Stadium in Glendale during Super Bowl weekend.
14 hours ago
(Arizona Renaissance Festival Photo)...
Wills Rice

Arizona Renaissance Festival returns to East Valley on Saturday

Arizona's 35th Annual Renaissance Festival returns to Arizona on Saturday with a medieval 16th-century European village atmosphere.
14 hours ago

Sponsored Articles

Day & Night Air Conditioning, Heating and Plumbing

Company looking for oldest air conditioner and wants to reward homeowner with new one

Does your air conditioner make weird noises or a burning smell when it starts? If so, you may be due for an AC unit replacement.
Quantum Fiber

How high-speed fiber internet edges out cable for everyday use

In a world where technology drives so much of our daily lives, a lack of high-speed internet can be a major issue.
Quantum Fiber

Stream 4K and more with powerful, high-speed fiber internet

Picking which streaming services to subscribe to are difficult choices, and there is no room for internet that cannot handle increased demands.
Freeway closures in East and West Valley to restrict drivers this weekend