Other Restrictions

Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory

Friday through Monday (July 25-28)

Loop 101 restricted at times in Glendale, I-10 East narrowed Sunday night in Queen Creek Road area

Improvement work will require a few closures or lane restrictions along Phoenix-area freeways this weekend, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Drivers are encouraged to allow extra travel time or consider alternate routes while the following restrictions are in place.

  • Northbound Loop 101 (Agua Fria Freeway) closed between Bethany Home Road and Glendale Avenue from 10 p.m. Friday to noon Saturday (July 26) for traffic-flow technology installation. Northbound Loop 101 on-ramps at Camelback and Bethany Home roads also closed starting at 9 p.m. Friday. DETOUR: Northbound Loop 101 traffic will detour along 91st or 99th avenues.
Weekend Freeways Travel Advisory
  • Southbound Loop 101 (Agua Fria Freeway) closed between Northern Avenue and Bethany Home Road from 10 p.m. Saturday to noon Sunday (July 27) for traffic-flow technology installation. Southbound Loop 101 on-ramps at Olive, Northern, Glendale and Maryland avenues also closed starting at 9 p.m. Saturday. DETOUR: Southbound Loop 101 traffic will detour along 91st or 99th avenues
  • Eastbound Interstate 10 narrowed to one lane overnight between Wild Horse Pass Boulevard and Queen Creek Road (SR 347) from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday (July 28) for work-zone set up as part of project to add new merge lane. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time or adjust travel schedule to avoid overnight restriction. Use caution and be prepared to merge safely in work zone.
  • McClintock Drive narrowed in both directions at US 60 (Superstition Freeway) in Tempe from 5:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday (July 26) for utility work. DETOUR: To avoid delays, please consider using other north-south streets in the area.

For a complete list of highway and freeway restrictions around the state, visit ADOT's Travel Information site at az511.gov or call 511. Sign up for ADOT email updates, including weekend freeway restrictions, at azdot.gov. 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.