Other Restrictions

Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory

Friday Through Monday (Sept. 12-15)

Restrictions set along I-10 near Loop 303 west of Phoenix, Loop 101 north closed north of Loop 202 for widening project

Improvement work requiring closures or lane restrictions has been scheduled along Phoenix-area freeways this weekend (Sept. 12-15), according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Drivers are encouraged to allow extra travel time or consider alternate routes while these scheduled restrictions are in place:

  • Interstate 10 narrowed to one lane in both directions between Citrus Road and Jackrabbit Trail in the Goodyear area from 10:30 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Sept. 15) for rubberized asphalt paving and overhead sign installation. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and consider adjusting travel schedules to avoid heaviest traffic. Traffic is lighter during early morning and nighttime hours.
Weekend Freeways Travel Advisory
  • Northbound Loop 101 (Pima Freeway) closed between Loop 202 (Red Mountain Freeway) and Chaparral Road in the Scottsdale area from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Sept. 15) for freeway widening project. DETOUR: Northbound Loop 101 drivers can consider traveling west on Loop 202, exiting to northbound Scottsdale Road and using eastbound Curry Road, northbound McClintock Drive and eastbound McDonald Drive to reach Loop 101. Loop 202 drivers can use local street detours to reach Loop 101. Detour information available at www.azdot.gov/Loop101pima - under “traffic alerts“.
  • Westbound Interstate 10 narrowed to one lane between Queen Creek Road and Wild Horse Pass Boulevard in the Chandler area from 9 p.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday (Sept. 13), 9 p.m. Saturday to 9 a.m. Sunday (Sept. 14) and from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday (Sept. 15) for merge lane construction project. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and be prepared to slow down and merge safely in work zone.

For a complete list of highway and freeway restrictions around the state, visit ADOT's Travel Information site at az511.gov or call 511. Sign up for ADOT email updates, including weekend freeway restrictions, at azdot.gov. Another great way to find out more about ADOT's projects and programs to improve Arizona's transportation system is the ADOT Blog at azdot.gov/blog.

ADOT plans and constructs new freeways, additional lanes and other improvements as part of the 20-year Regional Transportation Plan for the Maricopa County region. The primary funding source for regional freeway improvements is a half-cent sales tax approved by county voters in 2004. More information about ADOT projects and the regional plan is available at azdot.gov/PhoenixMetro.