Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory
40th Street closed north of Pecos Road for Loop 202 project
Friday Through Monday (Dec. 14 - 17)
PHOENIX – No construction closures are scheduled along Phoenix-area freeways this weekend (Dec. 14-17), according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
The following weekend street closure is planned for construction of the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway in the Ahwatukee area:
- 40th Street closed between Frye and Pecos roads from 10 p.m. Friday to 6 p.m. Sunday (Dec. 16) for freeway construction. Access will be maintained along 40th Street between Briarwood Terrace and Cottonwood Lane for local and park-and-ride traffic. DETOUR: Consider alternate routes that include Chandler Boulevard or Pecos Road.
Drivers should focus on safe driving. Buckle up, obey speed limits and never drive while impaired.
Real-time highway conditions are available on ADOT’s Arizona Traveler Information site at az511.gov, by calling 511 and through ADOT’s Twitter feed, @ArizonaDOT. When a freeway closure or other major traffic event occurs, our free app available at ADOTAlerts.com will send critical information directly to app users in affected areas – where possible, in advance of alternate routes.
Any additional freeway-restriction information will be posted at azdot.gov, under ADOT News. You can also subscribe to receive ADOT weekend restriction information by email. Another great way to find 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 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/projects.