traveling through the Tucson, AZ, area over the next three weekends
will confront freeway closures as I-10 on the south and southeast
sides of the city has new overhead signs installed. Detour signs
reportedly will be posted as far away as Phoenix and the New
Mexico state line to alert drivers.
15-16 and 29-30, westbound I-10 will be closed from Valencia
Road to South Sixth Avenue from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. During
the closures, the Arizona Department of Transportation advises
drivers to exit at Valencia, travel west to I-19, then north
22-23, eastbound I-10 will be closed from I-19 to Valencia Road
from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastbound motorists are advised to exit
at I-19, travel south to Valencia, then east to I-10.