Multiple disruptive I-10 closures to affect metro Phoenix drivers this weekend
May 6, 2022, 4:15 AM | Updated: May 7, 2022, 12:40 pm
(Flickr Photo/Arizona Department of Transportation)
PHOENIX — Drivers will have to detour around Interstate 10 closures in the East and West Valley this weekend.
In the East Valley, westbound I-10 is set to be closed from the Loop 202 Santan/South Mountain interchange to the U.S. 60 Superstition Freeway from 10 p.m. Friday to noon Sunday for work on the I-10 Broadway Curve Improvement Project, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
All Loop 202 ramps to westbound I-10 and the westbound I-10 on-ramp at Wild Horse Pass Boulevard are also scheduled to be closed at that time.
In addition, eastbound I-10 from U.S. 60 down to the Loop 202 was expected to be closed from 8 p.m. Saturday to 4 a.m. Monday.
The eastbound I-10 HOV ramp to eastbound U.S. 60, the westbound U.S. 60 ramp to eastbound I-10 and the eastbound I-10 on-ramp at Broadway Road were also expected to be closed at that time.
Plan ahead for closures this weekend (May 6-9)
🚧 I-10 closed in BOTH directions between US 60 and Loop 202
🚧 I-10 eastbound closed between Avondale Blvd and Loop 101
🚧 I-10 westbound closed between 75th Ave and Loop 101
— Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) May 6, 2022
Drivers should also be aware of the eastbound lanes of the highway being narrowed to two lanes between U.S. 60 and Guadalupe Road from 3:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, and Guadalupe Road being closed in both directions near I-10 from 10 p.m. Friday to 4 a.m. Monday.
In the West Valley, eastbound I-10 will be closed between Avondale Boulevard and the Loop 101 Agua Fria Freeway from 9 p.m. Friday to 9 p.m. Saturday for work as part of a pavement improvement project.
The project will also close eastbound I-10 on-ramps at Fairway Drive and Dysart Road.
The westbound lanes of the highway will then close between 75th Avenue and the Loop 101 Agua Fria Freeway from 9 p.m. Saturday to 10 p.m. Sunday.
The northbound Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway ramp to westbound I-10 and the westbound I-10 on-ramp at 67th Avenue will both be closed during that time as well.
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