Central District Projects

Black Canyon Cross Roads

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The Black Canyon Cross Roads consists of nine projects along the I-17 corridor that have been identified and/or scheduled for study, design and/or construction through 2025. Eight of these projects involve improving capacity at traffic interchanges and one project involves a bridge reconstruction that would not only accommodate expansion of light rail along the Central Avenue corridor toward south Phoenix, but also expand I-17 to ten lanes in this location to accommodate possible future expansion. All of these projects share a similar scope and purpose of:

  • improved driver commute,
  • increased neighborhood connections,
  • protection of the environment, and
  • improved commerce opportunities.

The Traffic Interchange (TI) reconstruction project at Happy Valley and Pinnacle Peak roads will serve as the gateway to Phoenix and is the first in a series of projects in the Black Canyon Cross Roads. Construction is currently scheduled to begin in fall 2018.

Additional TI reconstruction projects currently identified are:

  • Bell Road – Study phase scheduled to being in Fiscal Year 2025*
  • Thunderbird Road – Study phase scheduled to begin in Fiscal Year 2025*
  • Northern Avenue – Study phase scheduled to begin in for Fiscal Year 2022*
  • Glendale Avenue – Study phase scheduled to begin in Fiscal Year 2022*
  • Camelback Road – Study phase scheduled to begin in Fiscal Year 2019*
  • Indian School Road – Study phase occurring summer 2018 through summer 2019*
  • 19th Avenue – Study phase scheduled to begin in Fiscal Year 2020*
  • Bridge reconstruction Central Avenue – Study phase occurring throughout 2018*

* Schedules are subject to change based on available funding and other unforeseen factors.

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Interstate 17 map Bell Rd and Thunderbird Rd
Study scheduled to begin Fiscal Year 2025.
Interstate 17 map Northern Ave and Glendale Ave
Study scheduled to begin Fiscal Year 2022.
Interstate 17 map Camelback Rd
Study scheduled to begin Fiscal Year 2019.
Interstate 17 map 19th Avenue and Central Ave Bridge
Study to begin Fiscal Year 2020.

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