The Arizona Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration are working to improve safety and traffic flow at the intersection on US 95 and Avenue 8E in Yuma County. The project is located east of the city of Yuma between Avenue 7E (mile post 30.67) and Avenue 8E (milepost 31.17).
The $1.8 million project consists of reconstructing the intersection and adding a two-way left turn lane. An existing farm roadway adjacent to the project site will be aligned with Avenue 8E. In addition, the work includes installing a new traffic signal, roadway excavation and grading, constructing retention basins and paving.
The project is scheduled to begin in spring 2019 with completion anticipated in fall 2019.
The project area is on US 95 and Avenue 8E Intersection in Yuma County.