CYMPO - Central Yavapai Metropolitan Planning Oganization Planning for a better tomorrow. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:05:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 ADOT to ensure roadway safety as another storm moves into state Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:44:32 +0000 Following last week’s record rainfall in the Phoenix metropolitan area, the Arizona Department of Transportation is preparing for another tropical storm this week that is expected to bring more heavy rain and possible localized flooding to several regions of the state.
The National Weather Service is forecasting significant moisture in the state this week as a result of Hurricane Odile, which is making its way north into the Baja ...]]> 0
Paving work on Interstate 17 south of SR 169 scheduled next week Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:04:28 +0000  
Work hours have primarily been overnight, but starting on Tuesday, Sept. 16, crews will begin applying the new top layer of rubberized asphalt, which is temperature sensitive and needs to be completed during daytime hours. ...]]> 0
Signal pole replacement on SR 89 in Prescott at Mac Curdy scheduled Monday night Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:25:56 +0000 The Arizona Department of Transportation will replace a damaged signal pole on the northeast corner of State Route 89 at Mac Curdy Drive in Prescott on Monday night, Sept. 15 starting at 9 p.m. through Tuesday, Sept. 16 at 5 a.m.
Traffic will be guided through the work zone with flaggers and intermittent closures are possible. Minimal delays are expected.
The work zone will be clearly marked by temporary barricades and ...]]> 0
Paving work on Interstate 17 south of SR 169 continues for the next two weeks Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:58:13 +0000 Crews will continue final paving on Interstate 17 in both directions between the Dugas/Orme exit and the State Route 169 traffic interchange starting Tuesday, Sept. 9 (mileposts 268 to 279).
Work hours have mainly been overnight but will also include day work through Monday, Sept. 22 between 5 a.m. and 5 p.m. Drivers can expect alternating lane restrictions in both directions during work hours, weather permitting.  
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Overnight dirt haul on SR 89 between Prescott and Chino Valley continues Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:58:33 +0000  
Traffic on State Route 89 between Prescott and Chino Valley (mileposts 320 to 325) will be required to stop intermittently, weather permitting, for the next four weeks to allow trucks to safely cross the highway.
The hauling operation will continue tonight, Aug. 27 and continue through Tuesday, Sept. 30. Overnight work hours are 7 p.m. through 5 a.m. each night and intermittent closures are expected for dirt ...]]> 0
Salt River Canyon rest area to reopen before Thanksgiving holiday Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:38:04 +0000 Travelers along US 60 between Globe and Show Low will once again have a place to stop and rest by this fall. The Arizona Department of Transportation is renovating the Salt River Canyon rest area, which has been closed for the past several years.
The project will include restroom building renovations, replacement of the composting toilet system, water well work, new parking lot pavement and new signage.
Construction work should not interfere with ...]]> 0
Call 511 for Highway Conditions Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:21:42 +0000 Be Safe Out There!
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ADOT launches ‘Safe Phone Zones’ at 14 highway rest area locations Wed, 11 Jun 2014 17:56:08 +0000 Travelers who stop to take a break at one of Arizona’s 14 highway rest area locations will now notice new signs designating the rest areas as “Safe Phone Zones,” which is part of a nationwide effort to encourage drivers to pull into a safe location to use their phones for calling, texting and accessing mobile apps.
Today, the Arizona Department of Transportation unveiled the new Safe Phone Zone signs ...]]> 0
Drivers reminded to ‘Pull Aside, Stay Alive’ during monsoon season Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:30:24 +0000 Pull Aside, Stay Alive
That’s the familiar message to drivers from the Arizona Department of Transportation as another summer monsoon season approaches.
For the third year, ADOT continues its efforts to educate drivers about the threat of dust storms as monsoon season officially begins in Arizona on June 15. ADOT and its partners – the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, the Arizona Department of Public Safety and the National ...]]> 0
ADOT urges drivers to slow down, move over in highway work zones Thu, 06 Dec 2012 17:19:35 +0000 The Arizona Department of Transportation is reminding drivers to move over and slow down in highway work zones.
“We are asking drivers to be mindful and give their undivided attention when entering a highway work zone,” said ADOT Director John Halikowski. “Work zones can be hazardous not only to the driver and their passengers, but also the ADOT staff members who perform critical work on our highway system and put their lives on the line every ...]]> 0