Project schedule updated through Dec. 13

The Thursday, Dec. 5, closure of US 60 between Superior and Miami for the Pinto Creek Bridge project has been canceled. Instead, motorists should expect flaggers near the work zone between 6:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

The work schedule for the week of Dec. 9, is as follows:

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The Arizona Department of Transportation is advising motorists that State Routes 261 and 273, which lead to lakes in the White Mountains region, will be closing for the winter beginning Friday, Dec. 6

ADOT closes the two state roads annually as part of the agency’s winter shutdown schedule due to significant amounts of snowfall the White Mountains typically receives. The highways will reopen in the spring.

For information on winter driving preparedness, visit http://azdot.gov/knowsnow.   more...
Work scheduled to resume Nov. 25

All restrictions scheduled for the remainder of the week on US 60 between Miami and Superior have been canceled due to the weather.

The following restrictions are scheduled the week of Nov. 25:

Monday, Nov. 25 - Lane restrictions and flaggers between 6:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 26 - Full closure between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Lane restrictions and flaggers, if needed, between 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 27 - Lane restrictions and flaggers between 6:30 a.m. and noon.
Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29 - No restrictions

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Drivers who use the Loop 101 (Price Freeway) in the East Valley should plan to slow down and use caution while the following restrictions are in place:

FULL CLOSURE OF CHANDLER BOULEVARD OCT. 18 - 19

Chandler Boulevard will be closed in both directions at the Price Freeway from 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18, to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chairman Paul Gosar (AZ-04) released the following statement after Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao announced the creation of a major new initiative to support transportation needs in rural America:

Western Caucus Chairman Paul Gosar (AZ-04): "Rural America faces many unique challenges and a reliable transportation network is just one of them. The ROUTES Initiative will increase input from rural stakeholders, and help them navigate the twisted web of federal bureaucracy to assist them through the application of DOT grants. I applaud Secretary Chao's announcement, which upholds President Trump's commitment to rural America."

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A study to assess the impacts of making improvements to Interstate 10 at the Broadway Curve –one of the most-heavily traveled sections of freeway in Arizona – is now available for public review and comment.

The Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for 11 miles of Interstate 10 from the Interstate 17 Split (near 24th Street) to the Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) in Chandler is now online at the project website: http://azdot.gov/I10BroadwayCurve.

The Draft EA examines potential environmental impacts associated with the proposed improvements.

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