US 60 and County Road 3148, Vernon Safety Project


Project Cost: $242,000


The Arizona Department of Transportation is initiating a safety project at the intersection of US 60 and County Road (CR) 3148 (mileposts 356 - 357), approximately 6 miles west of the community of Vernon in Apache County. 

Work will begin this spring and be completed late summer 2022.

Project Elements

The purpose of this project is to reduce the frequency and severity of intersection crashes through traffic control and operational improvements. 

Project Area Map

US 60 and County Road 3148, Vernon Safety Project


The scope of work includes:

  • Installing solar powered advanced notification warning signs with flashers.
  • Relocating the advanced fire station warning sign.
  • Removing existing STOP signs.
  • Installing solar powered, oversized STOP signs with reflective tape and LED flashers.
  • Installing radar detector and radio on new STOP sign poles.

What to Expect During Construction

All work will occur within the existing ADOT right-of-way. 

There will be no traffic restrictions on US 60 or CR 3148. The work will be done on the shoulders along US 60 and off the roadway near the intersection. 

Stay Informed

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.

  • By phone: Phone: ADOT Project Information Line: 855.712.8530
  • Teléfono: Línea de Información del Proyecto ADOT: 855.712.8530
  • Online: Submit a question or comment through the ADOT website by visiting and then select “Projects” from the dropdown menu.
  • By mail: Write to ADOT Community Relations, 1655 W. Jackson St., MD 126F, Phoenix, AZ 85007

ADOT Project Number: 060 AP 356 F0338 01C Federal-Aid Number: 060-F(202)T