Traffic Alerts - SR 260: Rim Road to Gibson Road

Daytime lane restrictions planned on State Route 260 east of Christopher Creek Aug. 8 - Dec. 30

Drivers should plan for up to 30-minute delays and allow extra travel time 

The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan for five-months of daytime lane restrictions on State Route 260 east of Christopher Creek while a roadway safety improvement project is underway. The restrictions are scheduled daily from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, Aug. 8 - Dec. 30

Motorists should expect delays up to 30 minutes while the following restrictions are in place:

  • SR 260 will be narrowed to one lane only in 1-mile increments with alternating east- and westbound travel roughly between Old Rim Road and Aspen Lane (mileposts 282-305).
  • Flaggers and a pilot car will guide drivers through the work zone.
  • The speed limit will be reduced to 25 mph.
  • A 14-foot vehicle-width restriction will be in place. Wider loads can be accommodated with 12-hours notice.

ADOT advises drivers to slow down and be prepared to stop in the work zone while the safety improvement project is underway.                

State Route 260 East of Christopher Creek Map

For more information, visit the project web page:

Restrictions and Closures

For information about project-related restrictions and closures, please visit or call 511, except while driving. ADOT will provide more information about project schedules and potential traffic impacts as information becomes available. Stay informed of traffic restrictions before they occur by subscribing to receive timely traffic alerts by email. Schedules are subject to change on weather and other unforeseen factors.