Planned Major Street Restrictions and Closures

Oct. 11, 2018 Update

The information included in this listing only represents the major planned activities reported to the Street Transportation Department Right of Way Management Office. This listing does not reflect unplanned restrictions or closures associated with flooding, traffic collisions, fires, utility failures or other emergencies.

The traveling public is advised to be aware of the following planned major street restrictions and closures.

New Restrictions

Cave Creek Road - Deer Valley Road to Beardsley Road

Cave Creek Road between Deer Valley and Beardsley roads will be restricted to one lane in each direction 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13 and Sunday, Oct. 14.

Police will be onsite to assist with traffic control.

Local access will be maintained.

Happy Valley Road - 5th Avenue to 19th Avenue

Alternating lane restrictions will apply to Happy Valley Road between Fifth and 19th avenues from 4 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13 and Sunday, Oct. 14.

Police will be onsite to assist with traffic control.

Motorists are encouraged to allow for additional travel time during this period.

Thunderbird Road - 14th Avenue to Pointe Golf Club Drive

Westbound and eastbound Thunderbird Road between 14th Avenue to Pointe Golf Club Drive will remain restricted through November.

These restrictions are in place to accommodate work on the Raw Water project.  

For more information about this project call 623-825-3444.

 

59th Avenue - McDowell Road to Roosevelt Street

59th Avenue between McDowell Road and Interstate 10 will be closed at 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11 through 5 a.m. Friday, Oct. 12 and at 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14 through 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 15

Southbound 59th Avenue will be closed at the Interstate 10 Freeway westbound on ramp access road. 

Southbound 59th Avenue traffic will be detoured at McDowell Road to 67th and 51st avenues.  

Northbound 59th Avenue will be closed at Roosevelt Street.  

Northbound 59th Avenue traffic will be detoured at Van Buren Street to 67th and 51st avenues. 

Access to westbound Interstate 10 will remain open for southbound 59th Avenue, eastbound access will be detoured along McDowell Road to 51st Avenue.  

A detour will be provided for all northbound 59th Avenue Interstate 10 access along Van Buren Street. 

Local and business access will be maintained. 

This restriction is required for construction related to the Loop 202 freeway construction. Connect 202 Partners is managing the project. Project questions and concerns contact the hotline number: 1-855-763-5202 or project website: www.southmountainfreeway.com, email; smfinfo@c202p.com.


Special Events

Native American Connections Parade

This event will take place Saturday, Oct. 13.

The following streets will be closed from 5 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13:

  • Oak Street – Third Street to 7th Street
  • Third Street – Palm Lane to Indian School Road
  • Indian School Road (eastbound) – Central Avenue to Seventh Street

During this time, westbound Indian School Road between Central Avenue and Seventh Street will be reduced to a single lane.

Police officers will be onsite to assist with traffic control.

All cross streets and driveways will be reopened to normal traffic as the parade proceeds.

Zoowalk for Autism

This event will take place Saturday, Oct. 13.

The following streets will be closed between 5 a.m. and 9 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13.

  • Priest Drive - Van Buren Street to Center Parkway
  • Van Buren Street - Galvin Parkway and Mill Avenue

Southbound and northbound Galvin Parkway between McDowell Road and Van Buren Street will remain open.

Police will be on-site to assist with traffic control.


Lifted Closures

Indian School Road at 16th Street

Lower Buckeye Road - 67th Avenue to 59th Avenue

Norterra  Parkway - Happy Valley Road to White Thorn Drive

Sixth Avenue - Fillmore Street to McKinley Street

59th Avenue - Buckeye Road to Lower Buckeye Road

Continuing Restrictions

Air Lane - 36th Street to 40th Street, daily partial restrictions through October 2018. For additional information call 602-553-0005.


Broadway Road “Avenida Rio Salado” - Seventh Street to 51st Avenue, partial restrictions through February 2019 to accommodate roadway improvement work. For additional information about this project, visit avenidariosalado.com.


Camelback Road - 103rd Avenue to 105th Avenue, partial restrictions in place through October 2018 to accommodate sewer line rehabilitation work.


First Street - Washington Street to Jefferson Street, northbound is closed through December 2019 to accommodate a private development project.


Indian School Road - 20th Street to 21st Street, partial restrictions through Tuesday, Oct. 16, to accomodate a private development project.


Loop 202 (South Mountain Freeway) Construction Project: 59th Avenue - Interstate 10 to Estrella Drive and Pecos Road - 48th Street to 59th Avenue, intermittent closures to accommodate the Arizona Department of Transportation Loop 202 Freeway Project. This closure/restriction is scheduled to be removed in November 2019. For additional information about this project, visit southmountainfreeway.com, email: smfinfo@c202p.com or call 855-763-5202.

  

McKinley Street - Central Avenue to First Avenue, is closed through February 2019 to accommodate a private development project . For additional information call 480-498-6989 or email StewartConciergeline@ueb.net.


Roosevelt Street - 59th Avenue to 57th Avenue, intermittent restrictions and closed overnight for construction related to the Arizona Department of Transportation Loop 202 freeway project. Closure will remain in place through December 2018. For additional information about this project, visit southmountainfreeway.com, email: smfinfo@c202p.com or call 855-763-5202.


Second Street - Washington Street to Jefferson Street, southbound is closed through December 2019 to accommodate a private development project.


Seventh Street - Lincoln Street to Mohave Street, partial restrictions through December 2018 to accommodate new gasline installation work.


Seventh Street - Thunderbird Road to Peoria Avenue, partial restrictions through December 2018 to accommodate the reconstruction of the North Mountain Tower Road.


Van Buren Street - 31st Avenue to 27th Avenue, partial restrictions through November 2018 to accommodate water main related work. 


Washington Street and Jefferson Street - First Street to Second Street, partial restrictions through December 2019 to accommodate a private development project.


Washington Street - 48th Street to 51st Street, daytime partial restrictions through May 2019 to accommodate a Valley Metro Light Rail station construction project. For additional information about this project visit valleymetro.org/50thstreet or call 602-254-7245.


24th Street - Camelback Road to Osborn Road, partial restrictions through October 2018 to accommodate a Southwest Gas utility project.  For additional information call 602-532-6100.


24th Street - Vineyard Road to Burgess Lane, partial restrictions through October 2018 to accomodate a private development project.
 

27th Avenue - Indian School Road to Encanto Boulevard, is restricted, on a 24-hour basis, through December of 2018 to accommodate the installation of a new gas line for Southwest Gas Corporation. 


27th Avenue at Southern Avenue, partial restrictions through October 2018 to accommodate water main work. For more information about this project call 480-281-1506.


31st Avenue - Jackson Street to Harrison Street; Harrison Street - 31st Avenue to 33rd Avenue, full closure through October 2018 to accommodate a water infrastructure work. For more information about his project call 602-956-2670.


35th Avenue at Cactus Road, partial restrictions through Sunday, Oct. 21. All left-turn lanes at this intersection are closed. These restrictions are in place to accomodate roadway repairs. For additional information about this project call 480-281-1506.


35th Avenue - Washington Street to Harrison Street, partial lane restrictions through October 2018 to accommodate an SRP irrigation project.


35th Avenue - Wier Avenue to Broadway Road, partial restrictions through October 2018. For additional information call 480-281-1506.


44th Street - McDonald Drive to Camelback Road, including Lafayette Boulevard at 44th Street, partial restrictions through October 2018 to accomodate Southwest Gas construction work. For additional information call 623-825-3444.


51st Avenue - Southern Avenue to Broadway Road, partial restrictions through November 2018 to accommodate roadway improvement work. For additional information about this project,visit avenidariosalado.com.


56th Street - Indian School Road to Lafayette Boulevard, partial restrictions through November 30. For additional information call 602-530-5400.    


Questions

If you have questions or need additional information, contact the Street Transportation Department Right of Way Management Office at 602-262-6235 or email: rmp@phoenix.gov.


Other Metro Area Restrictions

For freeway-related restrictions, visit the Arizona Department of Transportation’s AZ511 webpage at az511.gov/traffic.

For county road restrictions, visit the Maricopa County Department of Transportation's road closures and restrictions webpage HERE.

Emergency Street Closures

This listing includes streets maintained and operated by the city of Phoenix. See Emergency Street Closures HERE.