Construction Continues On State Route 260, East Of Payson

Night work scheduled week of Aug. 16


The Arizona Department of Transportation is continuing its effort to transform a two-lane segment of State Route 260, 15 miles east of Payson, to a four-lane divided highway.

The project is scheduled for completion in fall 2011.

Drivers can expect brief delays at night as excavated material is hauled across the roadway from 6 p.m. to 4 a.m., Monday, Aug. 16, through Thursday, Aug. 19.

Drivers should allow extra time to reach their destinations. Speed limits are reduced and a width restriction of 10 feet is in place.

Information regarding the project is available on the toll-free project hotline at (877) 521-1118.


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