Scenic Roads

Designating a State Scenic Road

Anyone may nominate a road for state designation. A state designation applies to parkways, historic and scenic roads. The process is outlined in the ADOT report "Application Procedures for Designation of Parkways, Historic and Scenic Roads in Arizona."

  • Application components
    • It all starts with a letter requesting a designation accompanied by a formal application.
  • Evaluation criteria
    • This covers how the formal application will be reviewed by the Parkways, Historic and Scenic Roads Advisory Committee. Specific criteria is involved separately for Parkways, for Historic Roads, and for Scenic Roads.
  • Parkways, Historic and Scenic Roads Advisory Committee
    • This committee evaluates designation requests based on the established criteria.
  • Guidelines and rules
    • After the designation and approval of the new scenic road, these guidelines and rules apply to the highway to preserve the designation.

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Civil Rights

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other nondiscrimination laws and authorities, ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

De acuerdo con el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés) y otras normas y leyes antidiscriminatorias, el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT) no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, edad o discapacidad. Las personas que requieran asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles de ADOT en civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más antes posible para asegurar que el Estado tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.