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. […]

Construction planned on 16th Avenue, driveway on Apache Trail

Construction is planned on 16th Avenue beginning Tuesday, July 17, to construct a sidewalk ramp and a new crosswalk near Imagine Preparatory School. The construction will require a single lane restriction on westbound 16th Avenue during the week-long project, according to a release. Also next week, the shared driveway between Discount Tire and Village Inn […]

City urges caution next week along section of Phelps Drive

Repair and improvement work is scheduled for a drainage channel along Phelps Drive south of Apache Trail Monday-Friday, June 25-29. Work will result in restricting the width of the travel lanes on Phelps Drive between Rosal Avenue and Broadway Avenue, city officials stated in a release. Work is planned 6 a.m.-5 p.m.  Monday through Friday. […]

Roundabout construction at SR88 and Superstition Boulevard

The Arizona Department of Transportation is converting the existing intersection of State Route 88 and Superstition Boulevard in Apache Junction into a roundabout and repaving the intersection at Idaho Road one block to the south. The new roundabout is slated to improve drivers’ lines -of sight for traffic merging onto and off of the highway […]

Intersection repairs planned June 5 at Ironwood at Baseline

Southbound Ironwood Drive at Baseline Avenue will be restricted to one lane and no left turns for repairs at the intersection starting at 7 a.m. Tuesday, June 5. The work is expected to be completed by the end of day, according to a release from the city of Apache Junction. Any questions related to this […]

Intermittent street-lane closures planned on Delaware Drive

The city of Apache Junction Public Works Department will be conducting street shoulder and drainage ditch maintenance along Delaware Drive from April 24 to May 3. Work will result in intermittent stoppage to southbound traffic between Broadway Avenue and 16th Avenue during the hours of 6 a.m.  to 3 p.m.  Monday-Thursday, according to a release. […]

State Route 88 (North Apache Trail) pavement-improvement work begins Feb. 26

Pavement improvements will start next week on State Route 88 (North Apache Trail) east of Apache Junction. Drivers who use the historic highway to destinations such as Canyon Lake and Tortilla Flat should plan for delays and allow extra travel time when mostly overnight milling and daytime paving along the Apache Trail is underway, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Nighttime milling to […]

Eastbound Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) work zone restrictions in Mesa start this weekend

Eastbound Loop 202 (Santan Freeway) will be narrowed to one lane late Friday night, Feb. 23, between Higley and Power roads in Mesa. Arizona Department of Transportation crews will be installing a temporary work zone safety barrier in advance of guardrail replacement work. The restrictions are scheduled as follows: Eastbound Loop 202 will be narrowed to one lane between Higley and Power roads […]

Plan for overnight ramp closures on Loop 202 near downtown Phoenix Feb. 8

Phoenix-area drivers should plan for closures of three freeway ramps overnight Thursday while Arizona Department of Transportation maintenance crews repair guardrail and crash barriers. The following closures are scheduled to be in place from 9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, to 5 a.m. Friday, Feb. 9: The westbound Loop 202 (Red Mountain Freeway) ramps to eastbound […]

February traffic restrictions in Apache Junction and Gold Canyon

Apache Junction 1. Lane restrictions are anticipated for a construction project along Palo Verde Drive from Broadway Avenue to First Avenue. It began in January and construction is scheduled to be completed by the end of March. This is the second phase of pedestrian enhancements in the area. Installation will include curb and gutter on […]