Southwest District Projects

Ehrenberg Port of Entry - Phase II Reconstruction

More than 930,000 commercial vehicles pass through ADOT’s Ehrenberg Port of Entry on Interstate 10 annually. 

The Arizona Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration are beginning phase II reconstruction of the Ehrenberg Port of Entry, located on Interstate 10, three miles east of the Arizona/California state line, in La Paz County. The $14.5 million, 19-month reconstruction project is scheduled to begin in March 2017. Work includes constructing a new operations building and credential booths and an auxiliary lane on eastbound I-10; building a canopy; constructing a box culvert; installing sewer and roadway lighting systems; building a new sidewalk; and installing signage.

Port Operations and Traffic Impacts

The port will remain open during construction. One lane of eastbound Interstate 10 will be closed, but one lane will remain open for the duration of the project. Drivers should slow down and prepare to merge into the open travel lane. Delays are possible so allow extra travel time. If you would like to receive project updates and traffic alerts, subscribe for email updates.

ADOT peace officers and civilian staff at the Ehrenberg Port of Entry monitor all commercial traffic entering the state for registration, taxes, size and weight restrictions, commercial driver license requirements, insurance requirements and equipment safety requirements, and issue necessary permits.  The Ehrenberg Port of Entry is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  More than 930,000 commercial vehicles pass through it annually.

Civil RightsTitle VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at [email protected]. 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 y la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés), el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT por sus siglas en inglés) no discrimina por raza, color, nacionalidad, edad, género o discapacidad.  Personas que requieren asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o por discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles en [email protected]. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más pronto posible para asegurar que el equipo encargado del proyecto tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.