|Improvements to the 13-mile section of I-10 started in 2008 |
and finished up earlier this month. (Click the map for a larger view.)
After more than three years since work first started, West Valley motorists now have a new and improved drive on I-10 as it stretches through Buckeye, Goodyear, Avondale and Tolleson.
Construction was completed in a series of projects that were all part of the Maricopa Association of Governments’ Regional Transportation Plan. ADOT worked with MAG and local communities in finalizing funding for the work, part of which included American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 funds or federal stimulus funds.
Work to improve this 13-mile section of freeway began in February 2008 and just finished up earlier this month. The goal was to enhance safety and commute times while also making economic development accessible and appealing along the corridor.
Take a look at what was involved with the three I-10 widening projects …