45th Avenue (Grand Canal to Camelback Road) Proposed Updates

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About the Project

​The City of Phoenix Street Transportation Department is proposing an update to the parking and bike lanes on 45th Avenue from the Grand Canal to Camelback Road.

If approved, the timeline for the project would be spring 2023. ​

Project Details

The department is proposing three options for two different segments of this roadway: 

  • ​Segment 1: Grand Canal to Indian School Road

    1. Option A: No changes would be made along this stretch of road. 

    2. Option B: Shortening the 17 ft. wide driving lanes to 10 ft., adding in a 7 ft. bike lane on both sides of the road, while keeping the 7 ft. parking lanes on both sides of the road. 
    3. Option C: Shortening the 17 ft. wide driving lanes to 10 ft., adding in a 3.5 ft. buffer to a 7 ft. wide bike lane on both sides of the road and allowing parking on only the south side of the road. ​
  • ​Segment 2: Indian School Road to Camelback Road 

    1. ​Option A: No changes would be made along this stretch of road. 

    2. Option B: Shortening the 17 ft. wide driving lanes to 11 ft., adding in a 6 ft. bike lane on each side, while keeping the 8 ft. parking lanes on both sides of the road. 
    3. Option C: Shortening the 17 ft. wide driving lanes to 12 ft., adding in a 4 ft. buffer to a 9 ft. wide bike lane and removing all parking lanes. 

Project Area

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Pre-recorded Presentation

A pre-recorded presentation was posted on this project page beginning October 3. With the pre-recorded presentation, a survey was made available from October 3 to November 6. 

Project Survey 

The project survey was open from October 3 to November 6. We thank you for participating!


Contact the Project Team

E-mail bike@phoenix.gov to submit a question to the project team. 


Updated January 2023


​​Overview of Proposed Options

Option A 

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Option B

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Option C

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​​Overview of Parking Implications

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