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  • US 89: Archaeological site surveys required

    October 17, 2013
    Right now, ADOT is evaluating the US89 project area to see if there are any archaeologically significant sites in the right of way.

  • Much to be learned from historic site near SR 77

    August 16, 2012
    Ordinarily, an excavation like this would have to wait until ADOT had a highway construction project to work on (lane widening, new freeway construction, etc.) -- that way the cost would be included in the project’s scope. But this site’s a little different…

  • ADOT team works to preserve history

    August 15, 2012
    ADOT does a lot of digging, but we have to be very careful not to disturb any historic (or prehistoric) sites that could be at a potential project site. That’s where the ADOT Historic Preservation Team comes in. As a part of ADOT’s Environmental Planning Group, this team is in place to make sure all ADOT projects adhere to state and federal historic preservation laws.