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Traffic Restrictions Update

July 24, 2014

The following is a partial list of road construction projects and traffic restrictions taking place in Scottsdale July 25 - Aug. 3. For more information, contact Holly Walter at hwalter@ScottsdaleAZ.gov.
 
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FULL CLOSURES

5th Avenue will be fully closed from Scottsdale Road to Craftsman Court through Sept. 14 to permit sewer line installation as part of Downtown construction.

Eastbound traffic on Sixth Avenue will be closed from Civic Center to 75th Street weekdays through Friday, July 25, as utility work occurs. Use Stetson Drive as a detour.



ROAD RESTRICTIONS SOUTH OF INDIAN BEND ROAD

  • Thomas Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction from 73rd Street to Miller Road 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Jan. 1, 2015 as road construction occurs as part of the Thomas Road Streetscape Project.
  • The southbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed immediately south of Lincoln Drive 3 a.m. – noon Friday, July 25, to permit utility work.
  • The inside through lanes in both directions on Scottsdale Road will be closed between 5th and Sixth avenues 2 – 10 a.m. July 28 - 29 to permit sewer line installation as part of Downtown construction.
  • Eastbound lane closures will take place on McDowell Road at Scottsdale Road 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. weeknights July 29 - 30 as traffic camera wires are repaired.
  • Southbound traffic on Granite Reef Road will be shifted to the center lane immediately south of McDowell Road 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through July 31 as work occurs in the curb lane.
  • Northbound lane closures will take place on Scottsdale Road at Rose Lane 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. through Friday, July 25, to permit potholing.
  • Westbound traffic on Indian School Road will be reduced to one lane at 82nd Street and traffic will be shifted to the left turn lane 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 1 as utility work takes place. No left turns will be allowed in either direction at 82nd Street.
  • The southbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed at Oak Street. Eastbound traffic on Oak Street will be shifted to the center lane 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through Friday, July 25, to permit utility work. 
  • Multiple restrictions are scheduled to occur on Drinkwater from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. July 14 – 21 as sewer and water line installation takes place.     
    • As work occurs in the center of the road, traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction on Osborn Road at Drinkwater Boulevard. No left turns will be permitted for westbound traffic on Osborn Road. An eastbound turn lane will be provided.
    • As work occurs on the north side of the road, traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction on Osborn Road at Drinkwater Boulevard. No left turns will be permitted in either direction on Osborn Road.
    • As work occurs on the east side of the road, traffic in both directions on Drinkwater Boulevard will reduced to one lane and shifted to the west side of the road from immediately south of Osborn Road to Indian School Road. No left turns will be permitted at 4th and 2nd streets.



ROAD RESTRICTIONS FROM INDIAN BEND TO THUNDERBIRD ROADS

  • The eastbound curb lane on Shea Boulevard will be closed at 142nd Street July 28 – Aug. 15 as utility work occurs.
  • Charter Oak Road will be restricted to one lane in each direction immediately west of 96th Street through Sept. 9 as waterline installation and box culvert construction take place.
  • 136th Street will be reduced to one lane in each direction at Via Linda 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through Monday, July 28, as utility work takes place.
  • Westbound lane restrictions will occur on Shea Boulevard immediately east of 136th Street Monday - Saturday through Aug. 8 as utility work takes place.
     

 

    ROAD RESTRICTIONS NORTH OF THUNDERBIRD ROAD

    • Traffic in both directions on Scottsdale Road will experience short term lane closures from Happy Valley Road to Carefree Highway 5 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. through July 31 as traffic pole painting takes place.
    • The southbound right turn lane on 100th Street will be closed at Thompson Peak Parkway 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through Friday, July 25, as utility work takes place.
    • The northbound right turn lane on Thompson Peak Parkway will be closed at Legacy Boulevard 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Friday, July 25, to permit utility maintenance.
    • The eastbound right turn lane on Lone Mountain Road will be closed at Scottsdale Road 6 a.m. – 2 p.m. weekdays through July 30 to permit utility work.
    • Traffic in both directions on 73rd Street will be controlled by flaggers at Greenway Road 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 1 as utility work occurs.