Scottsdale traffic restrictions Oct. 12 - 21

 

The following is a partial list of road construction projects and traffic restrictions taking place in Scottsdale Oct. 12 - 21. For more information, contact Traffic Engineering at 480-312-7250.

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Drinkwater Boulevard underpass closed indefinitely for repairs to bridge

The Drinkwater Boulevard underpass will remain closed indefinitely to all traffic from Second Street to First Avenue to permit repairs to Drinkwater bridge. Detour on Scottsdale or Miller roads from Osborn Road to Indian School Road. The area of Civic Center Mall above the 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 Thomas Road will be closed at 64th Street 8:30 a.m. t 3:30 p.m. weekdays Oct. 15 - 26 for utility work.
  • Northbound Goldwater Boulevard will be closed from immediately north of Camelback Road to immediately south of Highland Avenue 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. weeknights Oct. 15 - 23 for street sign installation.
  • The eastbound curb lane on McDowell Road will be closed at 68th Street Oct. 10 - 31 for road work. During those same dates the northbound bike lane and sidewalk will be closed on 68th Street at McDowell Road.
  • The westbound curb lane on Lincoln Drive will be closed immediately east of Scottsdale Boulevard Oct. 11 - 12 for road work. 

 

Ongoing restrictions

  • The westbound curb lane on Osborn Road will be closed at 75th St 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, for road work. During those same hours, the westbound median lane on Osborn will also be closed west of 75th Street.
  • Southbound through traffic on 68th Street will be shifted to the center lane 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Oct. 5 - 12 for utility work.
  • The southbound right turn lane on southbound Scottsdale Road will be closed immediately north of Camelback Road Oct. 8 - 17 (except Sundays) while the sidewalk is replaced. 
  • The westbound curb lane on Thomas Road will be closed immediately east of Hayden Road 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 5 - 19 (except Sundays) for utility work. 
  • The southbound curb and middle lanes on Scottsdale Road will be closed immediately south of Highland Avenue 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. weeknights Oct. 8 - 26 for installation of temperature sensors. During those same times and dates, the southbound curb lane on Goldwater Boulevard will be closed immediately north of Highland Avenue. 
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur on Scottsdale Road in both directions between Palo Verde Lane and Chaparral Road 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays Oct. 4 - 18 for road work.
  • Lafayette Boulevard will be closed between 68th Street and Calle Redondo Oct. 8 - 31 for installation of a water line. Detour on 66th Street or Monterosa Avenue.
  • Indian School Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction at Pima Road Oct. 8 - Nov. 16 for installation of storm drains. During those same dates Pima Road will be closed in both directions at Indian School Road. 
  • The northbound right turn lane on Scottsdale Road will be closed immediately south of Osborn Road 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Oct. 6 - 12 for utility work. During those same times and dates, the eastbound curb lane on Osborn Road will be closed immediately east of Scottsdale Road. 
  • The westbound right turn lane on Indian School Road will be closed at Hayden Road Oct. 1 - 12 for sidewalk and driveway work. During those same dates the northbound curb lane on Hayden Road will be closed at Indian School Road.
  • The southbound curb lane on Goldwater Boulevard will be closed from Highland Avenue to Camelback Road 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. weeknights through Monday, Oct. 22, for utility work. 
  • The westbound right turn lane on Indian School Road will be closed at Hayden Road Sept. 24 - Oct. 8 for installation of a new driveway and sidewalk.

 

Upcoming restrictions

  • Traffic in both directions on 75th Street will be shifted to one side of the road immediately north of Sixth Avenue Monday, October 22, for paving.

ROAD RESTRICTIONS FROM INDIAN BEND TO THUNDERBIRD ROADS

New restrictions

  • Westbound traffic on Sweetwater Avenue will be shifted towards the center from Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard to 100th Street 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 15 - 30 (except Sundays) for utility work. 

 

Ongoing restrictions

  • The southbound left turn bay and northbound right turn bay on Pima Road will be closed at Hummingbird Lane weekdays through Friday, Nov. 30, for road work. Restrictions will be removed during events at Salt River Field.
  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur at the intersection of Cave Creek Road and 112th Place 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Monday, Oct. 15, for utility work. 
  • Eastbound traffic on Cholla Street will be shifted toward the center of the road at 75th Street 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Oct. 1 - 12 for utility work. During those same times and dates traffic in both directions on 75th street will be controlled by flaggers immediately south of Cholla Street. 
  • The westbound curb lane on Gold Dust Avenue will be closed at Scottsdale Road 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Oct. 10 - 19 for sewer work. 

 

ROAD RESTRICTIONS NORTH OF THUNDERBIRD ROAD 

New restrictions

  • Paradise Lane will be closed immediately west of 76th Street through Monday, October 15, while a sink hole is repaired. Detour on Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard.

 

Ongoing restrictions

  • Multiple lane restrictions will occur on southbound Scottsdale Road from Butherus Drive to Thunderbird Road 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Saturday Oct. 20 (except Sundays) for utility work.
  • The eastbound curb lane on Thompson Peak Parkway will be closed at 90th Street 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays Oct. 8 - 17 for utility work. 
  • 118th Street will be closed in both directions from Blue Sky Drive to immediately south of Quail Track Drive through Sunday, Nov. 18, for roadway improvements.
  • 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. 
  • 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. 

 

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