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Traffic Restrictions Update

July 31, 2014

The following is a partial list of road construction projects and traffic restrictions taking place in Scottsdale Aug. 1 - 10. For more information, contact Holly Walter at hwalter@ScottsdaleAZ.gov.
 
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LOOP 101 FREEWAY WIDENING

An ADOT project to add additional lanes to the Loop 101 Freeway begins Friday, Aug. 8. The project will add one general purpose lane per direction to the Loop 101 from the Loop 202 to Shea Boulevard.

The northbound Loop 101 will be fully closed from Pima/90th Street to Shea Boulevard from 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, to 7 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 9. As a detour, please use 90th Street north to Shea Boulevard, then west to the freeway.

The HOV lane and a general purpose lane will be closed in both directions on the Loop 101 from just south of Via de Ventura to just north of Shea Boulevard from 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, to 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 11. Two general purpose lanes will remain open in both directions.




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.

106th Street will be fully closed from Cholla to Mary Katherine drives weekdays through Aug. 15 to permit utility work. In addition, the westbound right turn bay on Cholla Drive will be closed at 106th Street.

Westbound First Street is closed to through traffic immediately west of Scottsdale Road 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. weeknights through Aug. 10. Use Second Street 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. No left turns are permitted on Thomas Road between 73rd and 77th streets.
  • 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. through Sunday, Aug. 3, 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, Aug. 1, to permit utility work.
  • Traffic in both directions on Scottsdale Road will be reduced to one lane from 5th to Sixth Avenues 4 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, as a median curb is replaced.
  • Northbound traffic on Miller Road will be reduced to one lane and shifted to the left turn lane at Sixth Avenue 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. weekdays Aug. 4 – 8 as utility work occurs.
  • The northbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed at First Street 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. weeknights through Aug. 10 to permit boring and manhole work. No left turns on First Street will be permitted.
  • Traffic in both directions on Roosevelt Street will be restricted one direction at a time from Miller to Hayden roads 5 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. through Friday, Aug. 1, as road maintenance occurs.
  • The northbound curb lane on Hayden Road will be closed at Indian School Road Aug. 4 - 22 to permit gas pipeline installation.
  • Multiple restrictions are scheduled to occur on Drinkwater from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. through Aug. 11 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 through 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.
  • Westbound lane restrictions will occur on Shea Boulevard immediately east of 136th Street Monday - Saturday through Friday, Aug. 8, as utility work takes place.
  • The westbound curb lane on Via De Ventura will be closed from 86th Place to Hayden Road 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays Aug. 4 - 15 as trench work occurs.
  • Northbound traffic on Scottsdale Road will experience short term lane closures from Cactus to Sweetwater roads 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. through Friday, Aug. 8, as traffic pole maintenance takes place.
  • The northbound curb lane on 96th Street will be closed at Cactus Road 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 13 to permit trench work. Additionally:
    • A westbound through lane on Cactus Road will be shifted to the two-way left turn lane immediately east of 96th Street.
    • The two-way left turn lane on Cactus Road will be closed east of 96th Street.

       

 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS NORTH OF THUNDERBIRD ROAD

  • Traffic in both directions on 73rd Street will be controlled by flaggers at Greenway Road 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through Friday, Aug. 1, as utility work occurs.
  • Work will occur on the northbound shoulder of 64th Street at Red Bird Road 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 13 as utility installation takes places.
  • Curb lane closures on Thompson Peak Parkway will occur from immediately west of Scottsdale to Hayden roads 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 13 to permit trench work.
  • Traffic in all directions at Pima Road and Westland Drive will be directed by a police officer 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays through Friday, Aug. 1, as utility work occurs.