Central District Projects

Loop 202 (South Mountain Freeway)

I-10 Segment

I-10 (Papago Freeway) between 75th and 43rd avenues and south to Lower Buckeye Road

Construction Alerts and Notices

October I-10 Closures

To build the interchange connecting the South Mountain Freeway to the I-10 Papago Freeway, expect the upcoming closures:

  • Eastbound I-10 access roads from 67th to 51st avenues:
    • 9 p.m. Friday, October 19 to 4 a.m. Monday, October 22
  • 59th Avenue northbound and southbound between I-10 and Roosevelt Street:
    • 9 p.m. Friday, October 19 to 4 a.m. Monday. October 22
I-10 Ramps Closures Map October 2018

Dates and times are subject to change. Ramp closures are 24 hours a day, 7 days a week during the time period indicated below. Please visit SouthMountainFreeway.com and AZ511 before traveling on I-10. Commuters should expect continued delays and consider using alternate routes, including Valley Metro express bus routes. Please visit SharetheRide.com for information on car or vanpools.


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Sherman Street Temporary Closure: May 29 - December 2018

As part of the South Mountain Freeway construction, Sherman Street will close temporarily between 59th and 61st avenues to construct the 59th Avenue southbound frontage road. Please use alternate routes during this time frame.

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Early-to Mid 2018 Construction Schedule (Anticipated)

To complete the work currently scheduled through mid-2018, the following street and freeway restrictions and closures are anticipated. Actual dates and times of restrictions and closures will be published in the weekly traffic alerts.

  • Periodic weekend and night closures of I-10 Papago Freeway at 59th Avenue for bridge construction
  • Extended closures of I-10 ramps from 67th to 51st avenues to allow reconstruction of existing ramps and construction of new access roads
  • Permanent closure of 59th Avenue ramps after access roads open
  • Truck dirt hauls at night along 59th Avenue
  • Periodic restrictions on cross streets

To receive advance notice of upcoming traffic restrictions, sign up for weekly traffic alerts.

Residents, business owners, schools and homeowner’s associations who may be directly impacted by construction will receive additional notices. 

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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.