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Temporary lane reduction on State Route 87 to Payson

Will slow traffic near Sunflower

Starting Tuesday morning (Feb. 23) at 5:00 a.m., northbound travel on State Route 87 will be reduced to one lane for four miles (milepost 208 to 212) just south of Sunflower for paving work. The work will reduce northbound travel to one lane from 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday, ending on March 3rd.

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Northbound I-17 reopens at SR 179 turnoff

Heavy snowfall and icy conditions had forced the closure of Interstate 17 northbound at State Route 179, the turnoff to Sedona, but the roadway is back open, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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Heavy traffic expected

Las Vegas Bowl may affect I-15

With the Las Vegas Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 19, featuring two Utah football teams – the University of Utah and Brigham Young University – motorists should allow extra travel time this weekend along Interstate 15 in the far northwest corner of Arizona, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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Bridge work will slow I-40 traffic

Look for delays near Holbrook

The Arizona Department of Transportation will begin a project on Monday, Oct. 12 to replace the eastbound bridge at Tanner Wash on Interstate 40 (milepost 277-278), about seven miles east of Holbrook.

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Delays starting Sept. 28 on US 60 at Queen Creek Tunnel for rock removal

Motorists should plan on 20-minute delays on US 60 east of Superior at the Queen Creek Tunnel

The Arizona Department of Transportation will be starting another improvement project on US 60 in the Superior area on Monday Sept. 28. The project will involve removal of loose rock from the embankments around the entrances to the Queen Creek tunnel.

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US 60 east of Superior to close briefly for blasting operations Sept. 22-24

Passing-lane project continues with five 90-minute closures; ADOT urges motorists to plan ahead or allow extra travel time

Motorists traveling along US 60 between Phoenix and Globe next week need to plan ahead or allow extra time as the Arizona Department of Transportation continues blasting work as part of an improvement project to build a new passing lane and widen roadway shoulders east of Superior, approximately 65 miles east of downtown Phoenix.

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Safety improvement project scheduled on SR 87 north of Strawberry begins next week

Removal of dead trees on a 16-mile segment Monday through Thursday, 15 minutes delays expected

The Arizona Department of Transportation will remove dead trees from the right-of-way along a 16-mile segment of State Route 87 for the next two weeks in both directions (mileposts 274 to 290), approximately four miles north of Strawberry.

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Pavement repair on SR 260 east of Payson for the next five weeks

One mile will be restricted on eastbound lanes near Kohl’s Ranch

The Arizona Department of Transportation will repair a dip in the roadway on State Route 260 eastbound near Kohl’s Ranch, approximately 19 miles east of Payson starting tomorrow between mileposts 270 and 271. Crews will be working on the roadway through Oct. 17.

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ADOT to start US 60 widening improvements near Superior

Project to modernize last remaining sections of undivided highway between Phoenix and Superior

After decades of improvements to the US 60 corridor, the Arizona Department of Transportation will start a new project beginning Monday, Sept. 14, to widen the Silver King and Superior Streets sections of US 60, the last two remaining sections of the highway between the Phoenix metropolitan area and Superior that have not yet been converted into a modern, four-lane divided highway.

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Blasting on Sept. 9, 10 will close US 60 east of Superior

Passing-lane project continues with two 90-minute closures starting at 9 a.m.

Motorists traveling along US 60 between Phoenix and Globe on Wednesday and Thursday mornings, Sept. 9 and 10, need to plan ahead or allow extra time as the Arizona Department of Transportation continues blasting work as part of an improvement project to build a new passing lane and widen roadway shoulders east of Superior, approximately 65 miles east of downtown Phoenix.

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ADOT: No construction closures scheduled along state highways

Expect heavy traffic over busy Labor Day Weekend

As thousands of drivers look ahead to trips to campsites, cabins and beaches, the Arizona Department of Transportation is working to keep state highways as open as possible over the Labor Day holiday weekend.

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ADOT warns of closure on Highway 60 near Globe next week

Aug. 13 closure will last 90 minutes

Motorists traveling along US 60 between Phoenix and Globe on Thursday morning, Aug. 13, need to plan ahead or allow extra time as the Arizona Department of Transportation begins blasting work as part of a project to build a new passing lane and widen roadway shoulders east of Superior.

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Semi rollover cleared off the Beeline Highway

Update: The roadway is re-opened. State Route 87 has partially reopened about six miles north of Payson following a semi rollover that spilled asphalt on the highway, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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I-17 southbound reopened near Sunset Point

crash closed highway this afternoon

Interstate 17 southbound has reopened about two miles south of the Sunset Point Rest Area following an earlier crash, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. The crash was near milepost 250.

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ADOT reopens SR 87 northbound north of Fountain Hills

Crash forced temporary closure of highway

The Arizona Department of Transportation has reopened State Route 87 northbound about 20 miles north of Fountain Hills. A crash briefly closed the highway on the morning the the busy Memorial Day weekend. The closure was near milepost 207, which is about eight miles north of the Bush Highway intersection.

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Highway 87 restrictions lifted

Lanes reopened near Sunflower

Just in time for the busy Memorial Day holiday weekend, the Arizona Department of Transportation has lifted all traffic restrictions along State Route 87.

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Police reopen Highway 87 south of Payson

A semi rollover has closed both directions of State Route 87 about 20 miles south of Payson, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. The closure is at milepost 228.

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Traffic shifted tomorrow on SR 87 north of Sunflower

Northbound lanes through work zone will become a two-way roadway through April 24

Drivers traveling between Phoenix and Payson this month on State Route 87 north of Sunflower will be shifted onto the northbound lanes starting Thursday, April 9 between mileposts 223 and 229. Delays of up to 25 minutes are possible.

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Highway 87 traffic switch extended

Contruction slows traffic near Sunflower

Northbound traffic on State Route 87 north of Sunflower will remain on a single lane of the southbound lanes through the work zone which is currently a two-lane roadway through next Wednesday, April 8 between mileposts 223 and 229.

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US 89 south of Page repaired and open to traffic

School buses first to use newly rebuilt roadway after $25 million repair is completed following 2013 landslide

At approximately 4:15 p.m. Friday, US 89 south of Page was reopened to traffic for the first time following a Feb. 20, 2013, landslide that caused catastrophic damage to the roadway, requiring a 23-mile closure between the junction of State Route 98 in Page and US 89A near Bitter Springs.

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Northbound I-17 reopens near Black Canyon City

crash snarled traffic for hours

PHOENIX — Following a crash, northbound lanes of Interstate 17 have reopened near Black Canyon City, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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Crash closes southbound I-17 at SR 179

Northbound lanes still open in Sedona

A crash has closed southbound lanes of Interstate 17 near State Route 179, , according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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Tips for winter driving

Every winter season, Dave Harmon spends many days and nights plowing snow and ice to clear the highways in the Holbrook area. The hours are long, the weather can be treacherous, and the conditions are challenging, even dangerous at times, especially when drivers don’t give the plows enough room to work.

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State Route 89A fully reopened in Oak Creek Canyon

Crews repaved sinkhole area on northbound lane today

State Route 89A in the Oak Creek Canyon switchbacks (mileposts 387-390) was fully reopened this morning after crews reopened the southbound lane, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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State Route 87 project next week near Sunflower

Motorists who regularly travel between Phoenix and Payson on State Route 87 need to plan ahead or allow extra travel time as the Arizona Department of Transportation starts work next week on a safety improvement project, approximately 10 miles north of Sunflower.

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I-17 southbound reopens in Camp Verde

Highway closed before 6 a.m.

Interstate 17 southbound is closed in Camp Verde due to a fatal crash, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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Bridge construction may cause traffic delays on Forest Road 618

Popular Sedona turnoff affects road to Beaver Creek

Beginning next week, Coconino National Forest will be replacing an outdated single-lane bridge along Forest Road 618—a heavily used road used by the public when exiting Interstate 17 to reach Beaver Creek near Sedona.

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I-40 westbound reopens east of Flagstaff

multiple fatalities closed highway for hours

Interstate 40 westbound has reopened about 15 miles east of Flagstaff following an earlier crash that involved multiple fatalities, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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