Loop 303 closures upcoming for construction

Crews work on building the Loop 303 interchange at 43rd Avenue (ADOT/Submitted)

The Arizona Department of Transportation will close westbound Loop 303, between I-17 and Lake Pleasant Parkway, from 4 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, to 11 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 8, for freeway construction.

As a detour, drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes including westbound State Route 74 to southbound Lake Pleasant Parkway to connect to Loop 303 beyond the closure.

In addition, westbound Loop 303 will again be closed between I-17 and Lake Pleasant Parkway from 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13, to 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 16, for freeway construction.

Intermittent rolling closures are continuing through this month on east- and westbound Loop 303, between I-17 and Lake Pleasant Parkway, during the weekdays, between 9 and 11 a.m. and 7 and 9 p.m. 

There are no rolling closures Feb. 1 to Feb. 15.

To learn more about ADOT’s freeway construction project, visit azdot.gov.