Weekend Travel Alert (March 15-18): Two freeways will close for a commercial shoot! – ABC15 Arizona


Parts of I-10 and Loop 303 will shut down for a commercial shoot this weekend.

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for more information on the I-10 and Loop 303 closures that will support an economic boost, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

There will be other lane restrictions, not associated with the shoot. Here is a breakdown of all the scheduled construction and closures, according to ADOT’s Weekend Freeway Travel Advisory:

  • Eastbound Interstate 10 narrowed to two lanes between 75th and 59th avenues in west Phoenix from 9 p.m. Friday to 8 p.m. Saturday (March 16) for construction at the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway interchange. Eastbound I-10 on-ramp at 75th Avenue closed. DETOUR: Expect heavy traffic and allow extra travel time. Consider alternate routes, including northbound and eastbound Loop 101 in the West Valley.
  • Westbound Interstate 10 narrowed to two lanes between the I-17 “Stack” interchange and 35th Avenue from 10 p.m. Saturday to 8 p.m. Sunday (March 17) for sign structure installation. Westbound I-10 on-ramp at 27th Avenue closed. DETOUR: Expect heavy traffic and allow extra travel time. Consider alternate routes, including westbound and southbound Loop 101 in the West Valley.
  • Interstate 10 will have intermittent rolling closures in areas between 16th Street and 19th Avenue north of downtown Phoenix from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday (March 16) for commercial video production. The southbound State Route 51 ramp to eastbound Loop 202 and eastbound I-10 ramp to northbound SR 51 will be closed at times Saturday. Department of Public Safety troopers in patrol vehicles will hold traffic as needed for brief periods. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and be prepared for slowing or stopped traffic. Consider using I-17 between the I-10 “Split” interchange near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and the I-10 “Stack” interchange north of Van Buren Street.
  • Loop 303 closed between Van Buren Street and McDowell Road near the I-10 interchange from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday (March 17-18) for commercial video production. The eastbound and westbound I-10 ramps to southbound Loop 303 will be closed. The southbound Loop 303 ramps to I-10 will remain open. DETOUR: Alternate routes include the Loop 303 frontage roads between Van Buren Street and McDowell Road. Drivers who normally would use the I-10 ramps to southbound Loop 303 should consider exiting westbound I-10 at Sarival Avenue and eastbound I-10 at Citrus Road and traveling south to Van Buren Street.
  • Eastbound Interstate 10 narrowed to one lane overnight near 59th Avenue from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. Sunday through Thursday nights (March 17-21) for bridge work at the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway interchange. DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and consider alternate routes, including northbound and eastbound Loop 101 in the West Valley.
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Please be safe this weekend, and have fun celebrating St. Patrick’s Day!





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