Roads are improving and more are coming

Pinal County Public Works has been working hard improving the roads throughout District 2 (San Tan Valley).  Below is a list of recently completed projects and current projects:

Roads are improving and more are coming

  1. Bella Vista Road/Quail Run Lane: Reconstruction at the intersection
  2. Dolores Place & Shirley Road: Olberg Rd to Avram Rd - Dust Pallative Project (chip seal)
  3. Donnaloy Road: Dust Pallative Project (chip seal) from Brenner Pass to Wilma Road
  4. Empire Boulevard/Village Lane: New Traffic Signal at the intersection
  5. Gantzel Road: New 5-lane roadway connection from Bella Vista to Hunt Highway
  6. Gantzel Road: Pedestrian Improvements in the Queen Creek Wash (located in San Tan Valley)
  7. Gantzel Road/Chandler Heights Road: New Traffic Signal at the intersection
  8. Gary Road: Widening from 2-lane road to 5-lane road from Riggs Road to Empire Road
  9. Germann Road: New 2-lane roadway connection from Meridian Drive to Ironwood Drive
  10. Hunt Hwy Phase 4: Widening from 2-lane road to 5-lane road from Bella Vista Road to Magma Road
  11. Hunt Hwy Phase 5: Widening from 2-lane road to 5-lane road from Magma Road to Arizona Farms Road
  12. Old Hunt Hwy: New concrete dip crossing due to pavement failures from Wild Horse Drive to Pioneer Path
  13. Kenworthy Road: Rehabilitation of existing 2-lane road from Germann Road to Pima Road
  14. Kenworthy Road: New roadway connection through Queen Creek Wash (in San Tan Valley) from Chandler Heights Road to Combs Road
  15. Magma Road: New 2-lane roadway connection from Gary Road (Edwards Road) to Hunt Hwy
  16. Meridian Drive: New 3-lane roadway planned from Riggs Road to SR24 (ADOT)
  17. North South Alignment: New Freeway Alignment (ADOT)  [READ MORE]
  18. Ocotillo Road: New 3-lane roadway planned from Ironwood Road to Kenworthy Road
  19. Olberg Road: Dust Pallative Project (chip seal) from Brenner Pass Road to Arizona Farms Road
  20. Rhea Road: Dust Pallative Project (chip seal) from Brennar Pass Road to Donnaloy Road
  21. Roberts Road Improvements: New striping to improve traffic flow at EduPrize School in San Tan Valley
  22. Combs Road Channel: Flood Control District Project
  23. Empire at Pegasus Channel: Flood Control District Project
  24. Roberts/Thompson Channel: Flood Control District Project

MORE PROJECT DETAILS

Hunt Highway Phase 4 - Bella Vista Road to Magma Road

Construction is 88% complete, onto the Phase 6/7, segment between JR Blvd and Magma Road through the end of March; Judd Road connection is now open and provides access to Copper Basin residents during signal construction at the Coppermine Road intersection.  Full project completion estimated early April 2019. [READ MORE]

Hunt Highway Phase 5 - Magma Road to Arizona Farms Road

60% Design plan submittal in April; application to State Land Department for right-of-way also in late Spring.  Design completion by end of year, no timeframe yet to start construction (additional funding needed).

Magma Road - Hunt Hwy to Gary Road

60% Design plans complete; application made to the State Land Department for right-of-way in December (8-9 month process).  Project scheduled to start construction in fiscal year 2019/2020; approved funding changed by Transportation Advisory Committee on 2/26/2019 to move up a year (originally planned for FY 20/21).

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Germann Road - Ironwood Road to Meridian Road

Design nearly completel finalizing right-of-way acquisition and SRP underground conversion job.  Project to start late Summer 2019.

Ocotillo Road Rehabilitation - Ironwood Road to Kenworthy Road

Pavement restoration project and new traffic signal at the Cambria Drive intersection; Project to start construction March 18, 2019, construction duration 150 days.  [READ MORE]

Gary Road Widening Improvements - end of Town of Queen Creek Project to Empire Blvd

Design is 90% complete; Construction schedule unknown at this time, adjacent development is on-hold until water situation is resolved. (Developer is stakeholder in the irrigation relocation effort.)

Meridian Road - Germann Road to SR24

IGA (intergovernment agreement) completed with the Town of Queen Creek; planned 3-lane improvement on Meridian from Germann to the SR24 Meridian interchange.  Design kickoff in January and construction FY 19/20 (depending on funding).

Meridian Road - Germann Road to Riggs Road/Combs

IGA (intergovernment agreement) completed with the Town of Queen; planned 3-lane improvement on Meridian from Germann to Riggs Road, Design kickoff December, construction FY 21/22 (depending on funding - Project is managed by Town of Queen Creek)

Traffic Engineering Improvements

 

SR24 Connection from Ellsworth to Ironwood 

 District 2 Transportation Projects