Other Restrictions

Updated: Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory

Friday Through Monday (Nov. 21-24)

I-10 narrowed at times in Buckeye and Chandler areas

PHOENIX — Freeway-improvement projects will require closures or lane restrictions in the Phoenix area this weekend (Nov. 21-24), according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Drivers are encouraged to allow extra travel time or consider alternate routes while the following scheduled weekend restrictions are in place:

  • Westbound Interstate 10 narrowed to one lane near Watson and Miller roads in Buckeye from 11:30 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Nov. 24) for bridge work. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time, consider alternate routes and be prepared to slow down and merge safely approaching the work zone.
  • Eastbound I-10 narrowed to one lane between State Route 85 and Verrado Way in Buckeye from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday (Nov. 22) for lane striping. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and consider adjusting travel schedule if possible.
Weekend Freeways Travel Advisory
  • Northbound Interstate 17 narrowed to one lane overnight between 19th Avenue and Grant Street from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday (Nov. 24) and from 9 p.m. Monday to 5 a.m. Tuesday (Nov. 25) for pavement improvements. Northbound I-17 off-ramps at Buckeye Rd. and Grant Street closed. DETOUR: Please use off-ramps at other nearby interchanges, including 19th Avenue.
  • Northbound State Route 85 ramp to westbound I-10 in Buckeye closed from 4:30 a.m. Saturday to 7 p.m. Sunday (Nov. 23) for bridge work. DETOUR: Please consider alternate routes, including using northbound SR 85 ramp to eastbound I-10, then exiting eastbound I-10 at Miller Road and turning to use westbound I-10 on-ramp.
  • Westbound Interstate 10 narrowed to one lane overnight between Queen Creek Road (SR 347) and Wild Horse Pass Boulevard from 9 p.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday (Nov. 22) for widening project. Westbound I-10 on-ramp at Queen Creek Road closed overnight.  Eastbound I-10 narrowed to one lane between Wild Horse Pass Boulevard and Queen Creek Road from 9 p.m. Saturday to 9 a.m. Sunday (Nov. 23) for widening project.  DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time. Friday night, consider using westbound I-10 on-ramps at either Riggs Road or Wild Horse Pass Boulevard while ramp at Queen Creek Road is closed.

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.