Other Restrictions

Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory

Friday Through Monday (July 29 - Aug. 1)

I-10 ramps at University Drive closed for bridge work, paving

PHOENIX — Improvement projects will require restrictions along Phoenix-area freeways this weekend (July 29-Aug. 1). Project schedules are subject to change due to inclement weather. The Arizona Department of Transportation recommends drivers allow extra travel time, use caution and consider alternate routes while the following scheduled restrictions are in place:

  • Interstate 10 on- and off-ramps at University Drive/32nd Street near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport closed from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Aug. 1) for bridge work and paving. University Drive/32nd Street also closed in the area between Wood and Elwood streets. Detour: Please consider alternate routes, which include using the I-10 on- or off-ramps at 40th Street, to access local businesses.

Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory Map

  • Westbound Interstate 10 ramp to northbound Loop 303 in Goodyear closed from 10 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Aug. 1) for construction. Detour: Access northbound Loop 303 by exiting westbound I-10 at Sarival Avenue and using westbound McDowell Road to northbound Cotton Lane to northbound on-ramp at Thomas Road. Note: This ramp closure and detour also scheduled during overnight hours next week (Aug. 1-5).
  • Interstate 10 temporarily closed (up to 15 minutes each time) between Guadalupe and Elliot roads from 6 a.m. to noon Sunday (July 31) for overhead utility line work. Detour: Please allow extra travel time and be prepared for slowing or stopped traffic during the temporary intermittent closures.
  • Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) left lanes closed in both directions between Val Vista Drive and Higley Road from 10 p.m. Friday to 10 a.m. Saturday (July 30) for installation of temporary barrier walls. Detour: Please watch for highway workers and equipment. Be prepared to slow down and merge safely in work zone. Note: Freeway’s left shoulders closed until mid-August for overhead message-sign installation.

Additional freeway-restriction information will be listed under ADOT News. You can also subscribe to receive ADOT email updates, including weekend restriction information. 

For a complete list of highway and freeway restrictions around the state, visit ADOT's Travel Information site at az511.gov or call 511. Another great way to find out 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 20-year 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/PhoenixMetro.

Check on highway conditions before you get behind the wheel by visiting ADOT’s Travel Information site at az511.gov or calling 511. Updates also are available on ADOT’s Twitter feed (@ArizonaDOT).