Roadwork planned on Ironwood at Broadway, Apache Trail

Roadwork is planned for the next two weeks on Ironwood Drive at Broadway Road and Apache Trail in Apache Junction. There will be a lane restriction westbound on Broadway at Ironwood and southbound on Ironwood at Broadway Sept. 17-23 to construct two concrete drives for a new urgent care facility, according to a release. There […]

Pavement preservation slated on 4 Apache Junction roadways in September

The City of Apache Junction will be conducting street maintenance on several arterial streets Sept. 16-27. Work is planned on the following streets, according to a release: Old West Highway from Idaho Road (State Route 88) to U.S. Highway 60 (Superstition Freeway). Southern Avenue from Meridian Drive to Delaware Road. Tomahawk Road from Old West […]

Roadwork lane restrictions slated at Idaho Road, Plaza Drive, San Marcos Drive

The City of Apache Junction will be working on Idaho Road, north of Superstition Boulevard, on Wednesday and Thursday, April 24-25. Pavement repairs are also planned for Plaza Drive, south of Superstition, and San Marcos Drive in the vicinity of Roundup Street on April 30 and May 1. All work will result in lane restrictions […]

Apache Junction expects delays on Old West Highway during maintenance

There is a street maintenance lane restriction advisory in effect on Old West Highway in Apache Junction. The city is performing crack seal street maintenance on Old West Highway from Goldfield to Idaho roads at 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. from April 1-4 and 8-11, according to a press release, The work will result in […]

Winchester Road, 4th to 2nd avenue, to be closed for repaving

The City of Apache Junction will be repaving Winchester Road from Fourth Avenue to Second Avenue March 18-28. Winchester will be closed from Old West Highway to Junction Street except to local and business traffic only off of Junction Avenue and Fourth Avenue, according to a release. The work will include the closure of second […]

Idaho Road, Lost Dutchman to McKellips closed Jan. 29-30 due to water-main break

Due to a water-main break beneath the roadway, Idaho Road from Lost Dutchman Boulevard to McKellips Road is closed. The closure started at 7 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, and is to last until approximately noon on Wednesday, Jan. 30, according to a release. It is a full roadway closure. No vehicle travel will be possible […]

Apache Junction road construction costing $566,000, other items before council Nov. 5-6

More than a half-million dollars is being sought to pay for Idaho Road to be reconstructed in time for the Feb. 17 Lost Dutchman Days Marathon. Awarding a $566,916.09 contract to Sunland Asphalt for the work on Idaho from Lost Dutchman Boulevard to McKellips Road is to be considered at the 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. […]

Apache Junction hosting meetings Sept. 5 on Delaware Drive construction

The city of Apache Junction will hold a pair of public meetings on the impending roadway improvements for Delaware Drive between Apache Trail and Superstition Boulevard. The meetings are noon-1 p.m. and 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 5, at the former Apache Greyhound Park, 220 S. Delaware Drive. The roadway improvements are scheduled to begin […]

State Route 88 roundabout opens in Apache Junction

A modern roundabout designed to enhance safety and traffic flow has opened along State Route 88 (North Apache Trail) in Apache Junction. An alternative to a traditional intersection using a traffic signal, the roundabout completed at SR88 and Superstition Boulevard is designed to accommodate large vehicles and vehicles with trailers, according to a release. The […]

Road restrictions begin July 23 on Plaza Drive, Apache Trail, Gold Drive

Road construction is planned on three city of Apache Junction streets beginning Monday, July 23, according to a release. They are: Work on sewer lines scheduled for North Plaza Drive at Tepee Street that will close Plaza for three days beginning Monday, July 23.  Only local traffic will be allowed to access during the closure. […]