Other Restrictions

Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory
Eastbound I-10 closed at 75th Ave., Loop 303 closed in West Valley

Friday Through Monday (September 21-24)

PHOENIX –A section of eastbound Interstate 10 near 75th Avenue as well as a lengthy stretch of Loop 303 in the West Valley will be closed for at least part of this weekend (Sept. 21-24) for improvement projects, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Drivers should allow extra travel time, use caution and consider alternate routes while the following restrictions are in place:

  • Eastbound Interstate 10 closed between 75th and 51st avenues in west Phoenix from 9 p.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Sunday (Sept. 23) for work on the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway interchange. Eastbound I-10 on-ramps at 91st, 83rd and 79th avenues closed. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and consider alternate routes, including northbound and eastbound Loop 101 in the West Valley. Eastbound I-10 will reopen by Sunday morning to limit impacts on Arizona Cardinals game-day traffic. NOTE: 59th Avenue closed between Van Buren Street and Lower Buckeye Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday (Sept. 24) for utility work.
  • Loop 303 closed in both directions between Interstate 10 in Goodyear and Happy Valley Parkway in north Peoria from 10 p.m. Friday to 6 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 22) for a pavement-improvement project. All I-10 ramps to northbound and southbound Loop 303 will be closed. Sections of Loop 303 will reopen to traffic in stages as work along the freeway progresses on Saturday. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and consider detours, including Loop 101 as an alternate freeway route, as well as Sarival Avenue for local northbound travel and Cotton Lane for local southbound travel. NOTE: Commercial vehicles must use Loop 101 or Interstate 17 as an alternate north-south route.
  • Interstate 10 closed intermittently east of State Route 587 (Casa Blanca Road) from 6 a.m. to noon Sunday (Sept. 23) for overhead utility line work. Expect up to four temporary closures lasting up to 20 minutes each. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and be prepared for slowing or stopped traffic.

Real-time highway conditions are available on ADOT’s Arizona Traveler Information site at az511.gov, by calling 511 and through ADOT’s Twitter feed, @ArizonaDOT. When a freeway closure or other major traffic event occurs, our free app available at ADOTAlerts.com will send critical information directly to app users in affected areas – where possible, in advance of alternate routes.

Any additional freeway-restriction information will be posted at azdot.gov, under ADOT News. You can also subscribe to receive ADOT weekend restriction information by email. Another great way to find more about ADOT’s projects and programs to improve Arizona’s transportation system is the ADOT Blog at azdot.gov/blog.

ADOT plans and constructs new freeways, additional lanes and other improvements as part of the Regional Transportation Plan for the Maricopa County region. The primary funding source for regional freeway improvements is a half-cent sales tax approved by county voters in 2004. More information about ADOT projects and the regional plan is available at azdot.gov/projects.

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Civil Rights

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other nondiscrimination laws and authorities, ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. 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, la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés) y otras normas y leyes antidiscriminatorias, el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT) no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, edad o discapacidad. Las personas que requieran asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles de ADOT en civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más antes posible para asegurar que el Estado tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.