Category: ROAD CONDITIONS

Paving North of Parker This Week May Impact Travel to Lake Havasu City

Delays of approximately 15 minutes expected   Crews will be applying the final layer of rubberized asphalt at the intersection of SR 95 and Cienega Springs Road north of Parker this week, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation, delays are expected.   Crews will be milling and paving the northbound and southbound lanes of SR 95 beginning on Tuesday (March 15) through Friday (March 18) between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. Temporary roadway striping and rumble strip application is scheduled to be completed the following week (March 21).   Drivers are advised to plan ahead and allow extra travel...

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Improvements to I-40 Canyon Diablo bridges east of Flagstaff

The Interstate 40 project will replace the eastbound and improve the westbound bridge surfaces over Canyon Diablo on I-40, approximately 35 miles east of Flagstaff. The $1.4 million Arizona Department of Transportation project began earlier this month. Crews will maintain a single-lane on eastbound I-40 across the bridge through fall of 2016. Westbound I-40 also will utilize one lane intermittently throughout the project while the westbound bridge surface is being improved. Access across the bridge will be maintained at all times, with loads restricted to a 12’ maximum width for the duration of the project. Crews will generally work...

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Safety Improvement Project on SR 169 Will Require Impacts Next Week Drivers can expect delays of up to 15 minutes

Drivers traveling on State Route 169 next week will need to allow additional time to reach their destination as crews continue work on the safety improvement project. Starting on Monday (Feb. 29) and Tuesday (March 1) crews will restripe the roadway and move temporary concrete barrier between milepost nine and 10. Work hours are from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Drivers will be guided through the work zone with a pilot car in alternating directions; delays of up to 15 minutes are expected. ADOT advises drivers to proceed through the work zone with caution, slow down, and...

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New milepost signs installed

By: Butch Meriwether Many residents have noticed new milepost signs being install on various dirt roads within the county and are wonder the reasoning. “Mohave County Public Works, through its Traffic Control Division, is fabricating and installing milepost signing along several unsurfaced (dirt) roads countywide toward providing a new and important source of driver information,” said Public Works Director Steven Latoski. “This initiative by the county aids motorists and emergency service providers in providing location reference information critical to incident and crash response,” Latoski said.  “In addition, milepost signs enable delivery of improved wayfinding directions to rural destinations, such...

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Maintenance work on US 60 near Apache Junction

Westbound US 60, east of Apache Junction (milepost 214), will be narrowed to one lane Thursday (Feb. 25) from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to allow Arizona Department of Transportation crews to conduct maintenance work.   Message boards and traffic control will guide drivers through the work zone. ADOT advises drivers to plan ahead to avoid the closure or allow extra travel time if traveling during the scheduled closure period. For more information, please call Paki Rico at 520-388-4233, or email...

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