State Route 260: Rim Road to Gibson Road

State Route 260: Rim Road to Gibson Road


Project Overview

The Arizona Department of Transportation in conjunction with the Federal Highway Administration is improving the roadway along a 21-mile stretch of State Route 260 between Rim Road and Gibson Road (mileposts 282-304).

The $24.9 million project includes extending and improving drainage facilities, constructing a 5-foot shoulder on both sides of the roadway, guardrail improvements, spot pavement repairs and restriping of the roadway.

Construction is anticipated to last through summer 2025.

Project Area Map

project map

The project will occur within ADOT right-of-way. The purpose of this project is to improve roadway safety by increasing shoulder width of the existing roadway.

Project Photo

Pavement Repair Construction Project Photo State Route 260: Rim Road to Gibson Road

What to Expect

Traffic may be restricted to one lane only with alternating east- and westbound travel 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays and the contractor has an option to work 5 a.m. to noon on Fridays. SR 260 will have multiple flagging operations throughout the work zone affecting both directions. Drivers should expect long delays through the work zone. The speed restriction in the work zone is 25 mph and there is an 11-foot vehicle width restriction.


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

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