Traffic Restrictions

For the week of March 13th:

  • Thunderbird Road - The sidewalk on the south side of Thunderbird Road is closed to pedestrians between 127th Avenue and El Frio Street.  Please use the sidewalk on the north and only cross at marked crosswalks.  Temporary walkways have been constructed to maintain pedestrian access to the businesses in the construction zone.  Intermittent closures of Thunderbird Road between Poppy and El Frio may be encountered.                                
  • El Mirage Road North of Thunderbird Road - Sidewalk along the north side of End Street between 1st Avenue and Alto Street and along the east side of El Mirage Road north of End Street will be removed.  Pedestrian detour signs will be installed.  No Parking will be allowed in these areas during construction.     
  • El Mirage Road South of Thunderbird Road - Traffic restrictions and lane closures may be encountered.  Dysart Road will be restricted for pavement preservation work at the following locations:
  1. Northern Avenue to Peoria Road - Dysart Road will be open for southbound traffic only on March 22.  Northbound traffic will be detoured to Litchfield Road.  Dysart Road will be open for northbound traffic only on March 23.  Southbound traffic will be detoured to Litchfield Road.  
  2. Peoria Avenue to Greenway Road - One lane at a time will be closed March 24th through March 29.                                      
  • El Mirage Road - Northern Avenue to Cinnabar Avenue: Maricopa County is working on El Mirage Road south of Peoria Avenue from Cinnabar Avenue to Northern Avenue.  El Mirage Road will be closed south of Northern Avenue February 27 - March 20, 2017.    The intersection of Northern Avenue and El Mirage Road will be closed Friday night March 24th through Monday morning March 27th.  Further information will be provided.  Questions or concerns on this project can be directed to 480-299-8689.                                                                                                                                                                               
  • ADOT is working on Thunderbird Road east of El Frio Street.  Lane restrictions will be encountered.  Questions or concerns on this project can be directed to 855-712-8530 or
  • ADOT and the City of Surprise - work continues on the Bell Road and Grand Avenue/US 60 interchange project. This project will have a major impact on regional traffic flow. Further project information is available at:

Drivers are encouraged to use Greenway Road, Dysart Road, and Northern Avenue as the preferred route to avoid construction related delays.