US 60, I-10 overnight restrictions scheduled this week in Tempe area
Crews adding new traffic-flow sensors along freeways
Overnight closures of US 60 (Superstition Freeway) for construction this week also could affect Interstate 10 traffic near the Broadway Curve in Tempe. Crews will be installing new traffic-flow sensors, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Drivers should plan ahead, consider alternate routes and allow extra travel time while the following overnight restrictions are in place:
• Eastbound US 60 will be closed between McClintock Drive and Loop 101 from 9 p.m. Tuesday to 5 a.m.Wednesday, Feb. 1. The eastbound US 60 ramps to north- and southbound Loop 101 also will be closed. Other closures during this timeframe include: the eastbound US 60 on-ramps at Rural Road and McClintock Drive will be closed. The eastbound I-10 HOV-lane ramp to eastbound will be US 60 closed. DETOUR: Consider exiting eastbound US 60 ahead of the closure and using westbound Baseline Road or Southern Avenue to Dobson Road to access US 60.
• Eastbound US 60 will be closed between I-10 and Priest Drive from 9 p.m. Wednesday to 5 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2. Other closures during this timeframe include: All I-10 ramps to eastbound US 60 will be closed. The eastbound I-10 on-ramp at Broadway Road and southbound State Route 143 connecting ramp to eastbound I-10 will be closed. DETOUR: Consider alternate routes, including eastbound Baseline or Broadway roads to Priest Drive or Mill Avenue to connect with eastbound US 60.
• Westbound US 60 will be closed near Dobson Road from 9 p.m. Thursday to 5 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3.DETOUR: Traffic will exit and re-enter westbound US 60 at Dobson Road.
Drivers should proceed through the work zones with caution, slow down and watch for construction personnel and equipment.
ADOT works to inform the public about planned highway restrictions and closures, but it’s possible that unscheduled impacts might occur because of weather or other factors. For the most current information about highway conditions statewide, visit ADOT’s Traveler Information Site at www.az511.gov, follow ADOT on Twitter (@ArizonaDOT) or call 511, except while driving. For more information, please contact the ADOT Project Information Line at 855.712.8530 or email Projects@azdot.gov.