Scottsdale traffic restrictions April 6 - 15

The following is a partial list of road construction projects and traffic restrictions taking place in Scottsdale April 6 - 15. For more information, contact Traffic Engineering at 480-312-7250.

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APS upgrading Stagecoach Substation

Multiple lane restrictions will occur on Stagecoach Pass from Lone Mountain Parkway to Cave Creek Road through the end of June while APS upgrades the Stagecoach Substation. For more information on the project, please see the APS letter to local residents.

Southbound Goldwater Boulevard closed near Fashion Square Mall through May 11

Southbound Goldwater Boulevard will be closed from Scottsdale Road to Camelback Road April 2 – May 11 for construction work. Multiple construction projects in the area have coordinated schedules to help minimize traffic disruption as much as possible.

 

Arizona Canal Path closure at 68th Street extended through April 

The Arizona Canal Path will be closed from 68th Street to Goldwater Boulevard through April while a wall is constructed around an SRP wellsite. The path will be replaced after the wall is constructed. 

68th Street bridge remains restricted for repairs

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. Please visit ScottsdaleAZ.gov and search “68th Street Bridge” for more information about the project. 

Nighttime restrictions continue 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.

ROAD RESTRICTIONS SOUTH OF INDIAN BEND ROAD

New restrictions

  • The eastbound curb lane on Indian School will be closed from 86th Street to 87th Street 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 11 – 12 for utility work.
  • Westbound Thomas Road will be reduced to one lane at 61st Place 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 9 – 13 for utility work. 
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Scottsdale Road and Second Street weekdays 5 to 11 a.m. April 9 – 16 for utility work.
  • Curb lanes in both directions on McKellips Road will be closed at Miller Road 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 11 - 12 for ADA ramp restoration. During those same dates and times the southbound bike lane on Miller Road will also be closed.
  • The northbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed at Third Avenue 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 9 - 13. For drilling.
  • The westbound median lane on Indian School Road will be closed at Marshall Way 8:30 to 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 9, for utility work. 

 

Ongoing restrictions

  • Traffic on 70th Street will be controlled by flaggers immediately south of Osborn Road 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 30 – April 13 (except Sundays) for utility work. 
  • Traffic on 70th Street will be controlled by flaggers at Earll Drive 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays through Wednesday, April 11, for utility work. 
  • Hayden Road will be reduced to one lane immediately north of Thomas Road 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Friday, April 6, for utility work. 
  • Goldwater Boulevard will be restricted to one lane in each direction between Camelback Road and Via Soleri Drive weekdays April 2 – 13 for utility work. 
  • The eastbound curb lane on Camelback Road will be closed from 78th Street to Hayden Road 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays March 26 – 30 for road work. During those same dates the sidewalk on the south side of Camelback Road will be closed 24 hours.
  • 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.
  • 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.

 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS FROM INDIAN BEND TO THUNDERBIRD ROADS

New restrictions

  • Shoulder work will occur on the southbound side of 140th Street at Mercer Lane 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 12 – 25 while a water line is installed.
  • Eastbound traffic on Desert Cove Avenue will be shifted toward the center at 138th Way 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 9 – 18 while a water line is installed.
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Hummingbird Lane and Pima Road April 11 – 30 for a Salt River Field Water Production Facility.
  • Hawknest Road will be closed from immediately west of 86th Place and to immediately east of 84th Street April 6 – 20 for utility work. Local traffic will be permitted. Other traffic can detour on Stagecoach Pass Road to the north and Black Mountain Road to the south.
  • Traffic on Cholla Street will be controlled by flaggers immediately east of 88th Place 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays April 9 – 20 for utility work.
  • The eastbound curb lane on Shea Boulevard will be closed immediately east of 74th Street 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays April 5 - 19 for boring. During those same dates and times the southbound through lane on Miller Road will be shifted to the center two-way left-turn lane.

 

Ongoing restrictions

  • The sidewalk on the west side of 85th Way will be closed at San Alberto Drive 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays March 30 – April 6 for utility work. 
  • Cactus Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction immediately west of 86th Place 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays through Friday, April 13, for utility work. 
  • The northbound bike lane on 120th Street will be closed and traffic shifted to the center immediately south of Shea Boulevard weekdays March 23 – April 6 for road work. 

 

Upcoming restrictions

  • Curb lanes in both directions on Shea Boulevard will be closed in 1500-foot sections from 92nd Street to 120th Street 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. May 1 – June 29 for utility work. 

 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS NORTH OF THUNDERBIRD ROAD 

New restrictions

  • Southbound curb and bike lanes will be restricted on Hayden Road from Grayhawk Drive to Thompson Peak Parkway 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays April 10 – 20 for utility work. 
  • Utility work will occur on the southbound shoulder of Cave Creek Road at 110the Street 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 9 – May 1.
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Scottsdale Road and Ashler Hills Drive and at the intersection of Scottsdale Road and Dixileta Drive 8:30 a.m.to 4:30 p.m. April 9 – May 31 for multi-use path and ADA ramp improvements.
  • Northbound Northsight Boulevard will be shifted to the center two-way left-turn lane north of Hayden Road 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays through Friday, April 20. 
  • The westbound curb lane on Lone Mountain Parkway will be closed at Cave Creek Road 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays through Monday, April 23, for utility work.
  • Stagecoach Pass Road will be closed from 97th Street to Lone Mountain Parkway April 9 – June 11 for utility work. Detour north on Pima Road to east on Cave Creek Road to south on Lone Mountain Parkway. 
  • Intermittent closures of the bike land and shoulder will occur in both directions on Lone Mountain Parkway from Stagecoach Pass to Cave Creek Road 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays through Friday, June 29, for utility work. 
  • Shoulder restrictions will occur on both sides of Carefree Highway immediately west of Stagecoach Road through Friday, April 6, for utility work.

Ongoing restrictions

  • Median lanes in both directions on Butherus Drive will be closed at 75th Street through Friday, April 13, for a median removal project. 
  • The following lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Los Gatos Drive and Pima Road March 29 – April 12 for curb and gutter work:
    • The northbound right turn lane on Pima Road will be closed at Los Gatos Drive.
      Eastbound Los Gatos Drive will be closed at Pima Road 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Detour on Paraiso Drive to 90th Street. 
    • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Scottsdale Road and Greenway – Hayden Loop March 29 –  April 6 for utility work. 
  • Hawknest Road will be closed except to local traffic immediately west of 86th Place and immediately east of 84th Street March 21 – April 6 for road improvements. Detour on Stagecoach Pass Road to the north or Black Mountain Road to the south. 
  • The northbound sidewalk and bike lane on 73rd Street will be closed immediately south of Greenway – Hayden Loop through Sunday, April 15, for construction.

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