Scottsdale traffic restrictions May 4 - 13

The following is a partial list of road construction projects and traffic restrictions taking place in Scottsdale May 4 - 13. 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 May

The Arizona Canal Path will be closed from 68th Street to Goldwater Boulevard through May 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  

  • Brown Avenue will be closed from Camelback Road to Shoeman Lane 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 7 - 10 for crane work.  
  • The westbound curb lane on Thomas Road will be closed at 64th Street 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, for utility work.  
  • The eastbound median lane on Indian School Road will be closed at Marshall Way 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 9, for utility work.
  • The eastbound curb and middle lanes on Indian School Road will be closed at 68th Street 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays through Monday, May 14, for utility work. During those same dates and times, the northbound right turn lane will be closed at Indian School Road. 
  • The northbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed from Jackrabbit Road to McDonald Drive 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 9 - 14 for ADA ramp restoration. 
  • The northbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed from McDonald Drive to Lincoln Drive 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 14 - 18for ADA ramp restoration.
  • Southbound Cattletrack Road will be closed at Montebello Avenue 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Friday, May 25, for sewer and storm drain installation. Traffic will be controlled by flaggers. 
  • Curb lanes in both directions will be closed from immediately west of Scottsdale Road to Wells Fargo Avenue 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. May 7 - 11 for utility work. 
  • Southbound Drinkwater Boulevard will be closed from Scottsdale Road to Stetson Drive 5 to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 12, for construction involving a crane.

Ongoing restrictions

  • The Indian Bend Wash Path will be closed on the west side of Hayden Road from Pecos Lane to Medlock Drive through the end of May for path maintenance. Detour on Jackrabbit Road or Chaparral Road to the Indian Bend Wash Path on the east side of Hayden Road.
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur near the intersection of Scottsdale Road and Pinnacle Peak Road, on Pinnacle Peak Road from Scottsdale Road to Miller Road and on Miller Road from Pinnacle Peak Road to Adobe Drive weekdays and weeknights April 25 - May 11 for utility work.
  • Traffic on Palo Verde Drive will be controlled by flaggers immediately west of Cattletrack Road 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 25 - May 9 (except Sundays) for utility work.
  • 86th Street will be closed at Jackrabbit Road through Friday, May 4, for street paving and storm drain installation. Detour on 87th Terrace or Granite Reef Road.
  • The northbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed at Third Avenue 5 to 11 a.m. weekdays through Friday, May 4, for drilling. During those same dates and times eastbound traffic on Third Avenue will be shifted to the left turn lane at Scottsdale Road.
  • The southbound curb lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed from immediately north of Rancho Vista Drive to Highland Avenue 8:30 to 11 a.m. weekdays through Monday, May 14, for boring.  
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Scottsdale Road and Lincoln Drive 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. weeknights through Wednesday, May 2, for utility work.
  • Westbound Highland Avenue will be closed from Scottsdale Road to Goldwater Boulevard April 16 – May 11 for construction. During those same dates the eastbound median lane on Highland Avenue will be closed from Goldwater Boulevard to Scottsdale Road.
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Scottsdale Road and Main Street 5 a.m. to 11 a.m. through weekdays Monday, April 30, for utility work. Detour on First Avenue.
  • The northbound bike and right turn lanes on 68th Street will be closed immediately south of Camelback Road through Sept. 30 for road work. 

 

Upcoming restrictions

  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of McDowell Road and 64th Street 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays May 14 - 25 for road work.

 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS FROM INDIAN BEND TO THUNDERBIRD ROADS

New restrictions

  • Northbound traffic on 91st Street will be shifted to the left turn lane at Via Linda 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays through Tuesday, May 15, for boring. During those same dates and times the eastbound curb lane on Via Linda will also be closed at 91st Street. 

 

Ongoing restrictions

  • Larkspur Drive will be closed in both directions at 99th Place 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays April 30 - May 24 for utility work. 
  • Hummingbird Lane will be closed west of Pima Road April 30 – June 30 for utility work.
    The northbound curb lane on Pima Road will be closed at Hummingbird Lane April 30 – May 15 for utility work.
  • 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. 
  • Northbound traffic on Lakeview Drive will be shifted to the center two-way left turn lane from Gold Dust Avenue to Cochise Drive 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays through Friday, May 4, for utility work.
  • Curb lanes in both directions on Cactus Road will be closed at Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays through May 5 for utility work.
  • The southbound curb lane on Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard will be closed 1000 feet at a time from Cactus Road to Altadena Avenue 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through May 5 for utility work.
  • Median lanes in both directions on Cactus Road will be closed at Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays through May 5 for utility work.
  • Eastbound Shea Boulevard will be reduced to one lane from 90th Street to 118th Street 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. weeknights through June 28 for utility work. 
  • 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.

 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS NORTH OF THUNDERBIRD ROAD 

New restrictions

  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Scottsdale Road and Pinnacle Peak Road 5 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, May 5, and Saturday, May 12, for utility work. 
  • The westbound right turn lane on Dynamite Boulevard will be closed at Alma School Parkway 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 3 - 8 (except Sunday) for utility work. During those same dates and times the southbound curb lane on Alma School Parkway will be closed at Dynamite Boulevard. 
  • The westbound right turn lane on Thunderbird Road will be closed at 91st Street 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, for utility work. During the same time period, the westbound curb lane on Thunderbird Road will be closed at 90th Street. 
  • Westbound traffic on Carefree Highway will be shifted to the center lane from Mountainside Drive to 56th Street April 30 - May 18 to prepare for installation of left turn lanes.

 

Ongoing restrictions

  • The southbound curb lane on Thompson Peak Parkway will be closed at Raintree Drive 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays through Friday, May 11, for utility work. 
  • The westbound curb lane on Thunderbird Road will be closed at 90th Street 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Friday, May 4, for utility work. 
  • Westbound traffic on Adobe Drive will be shifted to the center two-way left turn lane at Scottsdale Road April 23 - May 4 while a new driveway and sidewalk are installed.
  • Shoulder work will occur on both sides of Carefree Highway from Mountainside Drive to Arroyo Road through Sunday, June 10, to prepare for left turn lanes.
  • 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.
  • 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. 

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