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Scottsdale traffic restrictions Jan. 26 - Feb. 4

The following is a partial list of road construction projects and traffic restrictions taking place in Scottsdale Jan. 19 - 28. For more information, contact Traffic Engineering at 480-312-7250.

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Nighttime restrictions on Shea Boulevard for APS power line installation

Arizona Public Service (APS) will be installing a power line along Shea Boulevard from 90th Street to immediately east of Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard. Lane restrictions will typically include the eastbound curb lane from immediately west of 90th Street to 92nd Street and two eastbound lanes from 92nd Street to 118th Street in half-mile increments. All work will take place between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday nights until late spring when work will require and additional closure of one eastbound lane during daytime hours. You can learn more about the project by reading the APS public notice.

Crosscut Canal Path closed between Osborn and Indian School roads through January

The Crosscut Canal Path will be closed between Osborn and Indian School roads through the end of January for utility work. The bridge crossing the canal immediately south of Osborn Road will remain open. Detour on 64th Street.

Waste Management Phoenix Open will restrict traffic Jan. 22 - Feb. 7

The Waste Management Phoenix Openlinks to external site takes place Jan. 29 - Feb. 4 at the Tournament Players Club of Scottsdale, 17020 N. Hayden Road. The largest golf event in the world attracted more than 600,000 people last year and expects another record-breaking crowd this year. 

Here's a list of traffic restrictions:

  • Jan. 22 - 26: The southbound curb lane on Greenway Hayden Loop will be from Bell Road to Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard. 
  • Jan. 27 - Feb. 7: Greenway Hayden Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction from Bell Road to Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard.
  • Jan. 28 - Feb. 4: Bell Road will be closed from Hayden Road to 82nd Street.
  • Feb. 8: All traffic restrictions lifted, but the sidewalk on the west side of Hayden Greenway Loop will be closed for approximately three weeks for event take down. 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS SOUTH OF INDIAN BEND ROAD

New restrictions:

  • 86th Street will be closed immediately north of McDonald Drive from 9 p.m.,  Jan. 25, to 6 a.m., Jan. 26, for storm drain installation. Detour on Granite Reef Road. During those same dates and times, McDonald Drive will be closed at 86th Street. Detour on Hayden or Pima roads.
  • 86th Street will be closed from Camelback Road to Thornwood Drive 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 29 - Feb. 23 for storm drain installation. During those same dates and times Camelback Road will be closed from 86th Street to 87th Terrace. 
  • The southbound curb lane on Granit Reef Road will be closed immediately north of McDonald Drive 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Jan. 25 - 26 for utility work. 
  • The southbound curb lane on Hayden Road will be closed at Osborn Road 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29 for utility work. 
  • All traffic on Earll Drive will be shifted to one side of the road immediately east of 73rd Street 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 29 - Feb. 9 for trench work. 
  • The northbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed in short sections north of Westland Drive into Carefree 3:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 29 - Feb. 2 for utility work. 
  • Northbound 70th Street will be closed immediately north of Earll Drive 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays Jan. 29 - Feb. 16 for utility work. Traffic in both directions will be controlled by flaggers.
  • The westbound curb lane on McDonald Drive will be closed at 86th Street 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 29 - Feb. 16 for storm drain installation. During those same dates and times 86th Street will be closed to traffic immediately north of McDonald Drive. Detour on Granite Reef Road.

Ongoing restrictions: 

  • McDonald Drive will be restricted to one lane in each direction 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 22 - 26 for storm drain installation. During those same dates and times 86th Street will be closed at McDonald Drive. Detour on Granite Reef Road.
  • Median lanes in both directions on 68th Street at Indian School Road until further notice to permit bridge repairs. During this same time, the southbound left turn lane will also be closed at Indian School Road.
  • Eastbound Thomas Road will be reduced to one lane and shifted to the center turn lane immediately west of 64th Street Jan. 11 - April 11 for utility work. Detour on McDowell or Indian School roads. For more information, call the Project Hotline at 480-281-1506.
  • The Indian Bend Wash multiuse path will be closed at McKellips Road Jan. 4 - Feb. 5 for utility work. Detour signs will be posted to guide path users around the closure. 
  • 86th Street will be closed one between Jackrabbit Road and Montebello Avenue in one bloc segments 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 18 - Feb. 2 for storm drain installation. Detour on Granite Reef Road.
  • Thomas Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction from immediately west of 60th Street to 56th Street through Wednesday, May 2, as part of a water line installation project. Consider detouring on McDowell Road or Indian School Road. For more information on the water line installation, call the project hotline at 480-281-1506.
  • 86th Street will be closed in both directions from Chaparral Road to Vista Drive Oct. 2 - March 15 for storm drain installation. Detour on Granite Reef Road. 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS FROM INDIAN BEND TO THUNDERBIRD ROADS

New restrictions:

  • The northbound curb lane on Hayden Road will be closed immediately north of Via de Ventura 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 24 - 29 for utility work.
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Shea Boulevard and 110th Street 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Friday, Jan. 26, for utility work.
  • The eastbound Via Linda curb lane will be closed at 117th Street 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Tuesday, Jan. 30, for construction.

Ongoing restrictions:

  •  The westbound curb lane on Via Linda will be closed from 117th Street to 115th Street 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Jan. 23 - 30 for construction.
  • The westbound curb lane on Via Linda will be closed immediately west of 118th Street 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Jan. 22 - Feb. 2 for utility work.
  • The southbound curb lane on 96th Street will be closed at Shea Boulevard 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. weeknights Jan. 18 - March 11 for utility work.
  • The eastbound curb lane on Shea Boulevard will be closed in 1500 foot increments from 90th Street to Becker Lane 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. weeknights Jan. 8 - March 11 for utility work.

ROAD RESTRICTIONS NORTH OF THUNDERBIRD ROAD 

Ongoing restrictions:

  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur in both directions on Earll Drive immediately east of Scottsdale Road through Friday, Feb. 2, for manhole and trench work. 
  • Traffic in both directions on 76th Street from Jomax Road to Oberlin Way will be restricted to local traffic only and will be controlled by a flagger Jan. 28 - Feb. 6 for paving. Through traffic can detour on Scottsdale Road. 
  • Median lanes in both directions on Dynamite Boulevard will be closed immediately east of Pima Road 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Saturday, Feb. 10, for road work. A police officer will help control traffic at the intersection.
  • The westbound curb lane on Greenway - Hayden Loop will be closed at 73rd Street Jan. 2 - 26 for boring. During those same dates and times northbound traffic on 73rd street will be shifted to the center two-way left-turn lane. 

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