Traffic Alerts - Loop 101 (Pima Freeway) Improvement Project: I-17 to Pima Road

Closures and restrictions scheduled through Sept. 20

Drivers who use the Loop 101 (Pima Freeway) between Interstate 17 in Phoenix and Pima Road in Scottsdale should slow down in the construction zone and use caution while the following closures and restrictions are in place. Schedules are subject to change based on weather and other unforeseen factors.

NOTE – Crews will be focused on sealing sections of pavement along the Pima Freeway this weekend. See below for details.  

Weekend Closures and Restrictions

Pima Freeway between 56th Street and the State Route 51

  • The westbound Pima Freeway between 56th Street and State Route 51 will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 10, to 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 13, for the sealing of pavement joints.
    • Detour south of Pima Freeway: Drivers can use southbound 56th Street, turn west on Bell Road, then head north on State Route 51 to access the westbound Pima Freeway.
    • Detour north of Pima Freeway: Drivers can use northbound 56th street, turn west on Deer Valley Drive/Road, then head south on Cave Creek Road to access the westbound Pima Freeway.

Pima Freeway on-ramps from Scottsdale Road to Tatum Boulevard

  • The westbound Pima Freeway on-ramps at Scottsdale Road, 64th Street, 56th Street, and Tatum Boulevard will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 10, to 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 13, for the sealing of pavement joints.
    • Detour:  Drivers can use westbound Bell Road, Pinnacle Peak Road, or Deer Valley Drive/Road to Cave Creek Road to access the westbound Pima Freeway.

Upcoming Closures and Restrictions

Pima Freeway between Pima Road and Tatum Boulevard

  • The westbound Pima Freeway between Pima Road and Tatum Boulevard will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 20, for lane striping.
    • Detour: Drivers can exit the Pima Freeway at Pima Road, turn west on Pinnacle Peak Road, then travel south on Tatum Boulevard to access the westbound Pima Freeway.

Pima Freeway on-ramps from Raintree Drive to 56th Street

  • The westbound Pima Freeway on-ramps at Raintree Drive, Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard, Pima Road, Hayden Road, Scottsdale Road, 64th Street and 56th Street will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, to 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 20, for lane striping.
    • Detour: Drivers may consider using westbound Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard/Bell Road or Pinnacle Peak Road to Tatum Boulevard to access the westbound Pima Freeway.

19th Avenue at the Pima Freeway

  • The westbound Pima Freeway off-ramp at 19th Avenue will be closed from 10 p.m. Monday, Sept. 13, to 5 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14.
    • Detour: Drivers can exit at Seventh Avenue and travel westbound on the Pima Freeway frontage road (Beardsley Road) to access 19th Avenue.

 

Ongoing Closures and Restrictions

Pima Freeway Frontage Road at 16th Street

  • The eastbound Pima Freeway frontage road (Beardsley Road) at 16th Street is narrowed to one lane.

Pima Freeway Frontage Road at Cave Creek Road

  • The eastbound Pima Freeway frontage road (Beardsley Road) at Cave Creek Road is narrowed to one lane.

Tatum Boulevard at the Pima Freeway

  • The northbound left lane at Tatum Boulevard is closed for construction on the on-ramp.

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