Scottsdale traffic restrictions Sept. 14 - 23

 

The following is a partial list of road construction projects and traffic restrictions taking place in Scottsdale Sept. 14 - 23. For more information, contact Traffic Engineering at 480-312-7250.

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Drinkwater Boulevard closed indefinitely for repairs to Civic Center Mall bridge

Drinkwater Boulevard will remain closed indefinitely to all traffic from Second Street to First Avenue to permit repairs to the Civic Center Mall bridge. Detour on Scottsdale or Miller roads from Osborn Road to Indian School Road. The Civic Center Mall Bridge will also be closed to all pedestrian traffic. More information about the repair project timeline will be available soon.

68th Street bridge and Arizona Canal Path remain restricted 

The inside lanes in both directions on 68th Street bridge (crossing the Arizona Canal immediately north of Indian School Road) are closed due to deterioration discovered during a routine inspection. Inspections, design and repair work will take 10 to 12 months to complete. The Arizona Canal Path reconstruction will be coordinated with the bridge repair. The path will remain closed from 68th Street to Goldwater Boulevard. Detour on the north side of the canal. Please visit ScottsdaleAZ.gov and search “68th Street Bridge” for more information. 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS SOUTH OF INDIAN BEND ROAD 

New restrictions

 

  • The eastbound curb lane on McDowell Road will be closed immediately east of 68th Street Sept. 17 - 28 (except Sundays) for sidewalk work. During those same times and dates the northbound bike and right turn lanes on 68th Street will also be closed. 
  • The westbound curb lane on Indian School Road will be closed at 75th Street 9 a.m.to 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, for utility work. 
  • Northbound traffic on Granite Reef Road will be shifted to the center lane at Chaparral Road 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 14 - 15 for ADA ramp restoration. During those same dates and times the westbound curb lane on Chaparral Road will be restricted at Granite Reef Road. 
  • First Avenue will be closed with limited access to the One Civic Center employee parking garage 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 14 - 15 for roadway repaving.
  • The traffic circle at 5th Avenue and Marshall Way will be closed from 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, to 7 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, for the installation of decorative crosswalks.
  • Crosswalks at Indian School Road and 5th Avenue, and the eastbound right turn lane on 5th Avenue at Goldwater Boulevard will be closed from 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, to 7 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, for installation of decorative crosswalks.
  • Goldwater Boulevard will be reduced to one lane in each direction at 5th Avenue Sept. 19 - 20 for installation of decorative crosswalks. During those same dates and times the southbound left turn lane on Goldwater Boulevard will also be closed at 5th Avenue.
  • Southbound traffic on 68th Street will be shifted to the center turn lane at Oak Street 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 17 - 18 for ADA ramp restoration.

 

Ongoing restrictions

  • Scottsdale road will be reduced to two lanes in each direction at Drinkwater Boulevard (south of Osborn Road) Sept. 10 - 25 for median work.
  • The westbound curb lane on Indian School Road will be closed from 75th Street to Drinkwater Boulevard 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays Sept. 6 - 14 for road work.
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of 68th Street and Thomas Road 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays through Friday, Sept. 14, for utility work.
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur on or near 86th Street from Indian Bend Road to Cactus Wren Road through Wednesday, Sept. 26, for utility work. 
  • The southbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed at Drinkwater Boulevard (south of Osborn Road) Aug. 20 - Sept. 17 while new driveways and sidewalk are installed.
  • The southbound curb lane on Miller Road will be closed immediately south of Camelback Road 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Aug. 28 - Sept. 14 for boring.
  • The northbound bike and right turn lanes on 68th Street will be closed immediately south of Camelback Road through Sept. 30 for road work. 

 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS FROM INDIAN BEND TO THUNDERBIRD ROADS

 

 

Ongoing restrictions

  • Via Linda will be closed between Hayden Road and 90th Street through Friday, Sept. 14, while the traffic circles are replaced with modern roundabouts. Detour on Mountain View Road. Visit ScottsdaleAZ.gov and search "Via Linda Roundabouts" for more information.
  • Indian Bend Road will be closed to all traffic west of Scottsdale Road Sept. 4 - 18 for roadway replacement.
  • The westbound curb lane on Gold Dust Avenue will be closed at Scottsdale Road 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 7 - 21 for sewer work. 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS NORTH OF THUNDERBIRD ROAD 

New restrictions

  • The eastbound curb and right turn lanes on Thompson Peak Parkway will be closed at 90th Street 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Sept. 14 - 21 for utility work.
  • Traffic in both directions on 118th Street will be controlled by flaggers north of Jomax Road weekdays through Sept. 17 for utility work.

 

Ongoing restrictions

  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur on Scottsdale Road/Tom Darlington Drive from Westland Road to Cave Creek Road through the end of September while a sewer force main pipe is installed. For more information about the project, please see the Liberty Utilities notice mailed to residents in the area. All traffic restrictions are 24 hours. The following restrictions will occur through Sept. 25:
    • The northbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed from Westland Road to Carefree Highway 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15.
    • The northbound median lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed from Westland Road to Carefree Highway 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24.
    • The northbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed from Westland Road to Carefree Highway 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25.
  • Scottsdale Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction at Carefree Highway Sept. 10 - 17 while the median is replaced.
  • Eastbound Paradise Lane will be closed immediately west of Greenway Hayden Loop 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Sept. 10 - 21 for utility work.
  • Northbound Scottsdale Road will be reduced to one lane at Princess Drive 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sept. 4 - 14 for utility work.
  • Southbound traffic on 73rd Street will be shifted to the center lane immediately south of Greenway-Hayden Loop 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Sept. 3 - 14 for utility work.
  • Eastbound traffic on Rio Verde Drive will be shifted to the westbound side of the road, and westbound traffic will be shifted to a temporary by-pass lane from 114th Street to 122nd Street though Friday, Nov. 2, while a roundabout is installed.
  • Hawknest Road will be open to local traffic only from immediately west of 86th Place to immediately east of 84th Street through Monday, Sept. 17, for utility work. Detour on Stage Coach Pass to the north or Black Mountain Road to the south.
  • Eastbound traffic on Rio Verde Drive will be shifted to the westbound side of the street, and westbound traffic will be shifted to a temporary by-pass lane, from 116th Street to 122nd Street Aug. 1 - Nov. 2 for roundabout construction.
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Chauncey Lane and Scottsdale Road 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 6 - Sept. 15 (except Sundays) for utility work. 

 

 

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