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Eastbound I-10 on-ramp at 67th Avenue to close

Several ramps being reconstructed for South Mountain Freeway interchange
April 05, 2018

PHOENIX – As work progresses on an interchange to connect the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway with Interstate 10 in the West Valley, another I-10 ramp will close to make room for the improvements.
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The eastbound I-10 on-ramp at 67th Avenue will close at 10 p.m. Friday, April 6, as the Arizona Department of Transportation moves forward with replacing the existing I-10/59th Avenue traffic interchange and building new access roads between 51st and 67th avenues.

As an alternative, motorists should consider entering eastbound I-10 at 75th or 59th avenues until the ramp reopens in late 2019 following its reconstruction.

This is one of several I-10 ramps that need to be removed permanently or reconstructed to tie into a wider I-10 that will include connecting ramps to and from the South Mountain Freeway when it opens late 2019.

Long-term and permanent closures of existing on-and-off ramps are necessary between 51st and 67th avenues until all of the new access roads are completed by fall 2018. Motorists will be able to access 59th Avenue from these new roadways.

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