Portion of Loop 101 in Scottsdale is the only freeway closure this weekend

May 7, 2021, 4:35 AM | Updated: 1:58 pm
(Flickr Photo/ADOT)...
(Flickr Photo/ADOT)
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PHOENIX — A portion of the Loop 101 in Scottsdale is the only scheduled Valley freeway closure this weekend, the Arizona Department of Transportation announced Thursday.

The westbound Loop 101 Pima Freeway will be closed between Pima and Scottsdale roads from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday as a widening project continues. The north and westbound Loop 101 on-ramps at Raintree Drive and Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard will also be closed.

A bit farther to the west, the primary westbound Loop 101 ramp to southbound State Route 51 will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for a widening project. The westbound Loop 101 on-ramp at Tatum Boulevard will also be closed, along with the eastbound right lane between SR 51 and Tatum Boulevard.

The westbound Loop 101 HOV lane ramp to southbound SR 51 will remain open, while the freeway will be narrowed to three lanes between Tatum Boulevard and SR 51.

Lane restrictions will also occur in the southeast Valley on westbound Interstate 10 with the left two lanes being closed between Broadway Road and State Route 143 at the Broadway Curve from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 p.m. Saturday for pre-construction survey work.

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Portion of Loop 101 in Scottsdale is the only freeway closure this weekend