Construction Projects

Ironwood Road Restrictions:

Construction and Lane Restrictions begin October 31st for work on Ironwood Road

  • Scheduled for October 31-November 4, 2022, northbound Ironwood Road traffic will be reduced to one lane from Ray Road to Elliot Road alignment.  Traffic control will be in place from 8 am to 4 pm each day for crews to mill (remove) asphalt and place temporary asphalt on the east side of Ironwood Road (northbound lanes) to accommodate traffic for upcoming work. Southbound traffic should not be affected.
  • Scheduled to begin on November 7, 2022, Ironwood Road traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction, reduced to 25 mph, from McCormick Road (former racetrack entry) to the floodway.  Traffic control will remain in place even during non-work hours to protect the work zone.
  • Initial work will take place as DCS Contracting crews install sewer pipelines across Ironwood Road at the Ray Road alignment through mid to late December, with traffic shifted as needed to accommodate the work.
  • Scheduled to begin in mid to late December, Garney Construction crews will begin installing water pipelines on the west side (southbound lanes) of Ironwood Road, from the Ray Road alignment north.
  • Following the waterline work, DCS Contracting crews will work to widen Ironwood Road as part of the future development off-site improvements.
  • Lane reductions on Ironwood Road are expected to remain in place through the end of 2023.

Project information contact: 480-898-4100

www.superstitionvistasutilities.com

Lost Dutchman Road Closure

The city along with a contractor will be repaving Lost Dutchman Blvd from Ironwood Dr to Tomahawk Rd from November 16th to December 12, 2022.  Work will entail the reconstruction of severely distressed pavement, road base and the addition of bike lanes.  The work will result in a full closure of Lost Dutchman Blvd including the intersection of Idaho Rd.

Local access to residential properties off Lost Dutchman will be maintained from San Marcos Dr and Valley Dr.  Access to Prospector Park will be maintained from McKellips Rd.  Through traffic will be directed by detour signage to use Ironwood Dr and Tomahawk Rd to access the areas north and south of the construction area and Superstition Blvd for areas east and west.  

All construction will be conducted during daylight hours for the safety of the construction workers and traveling public.  

Lost Dutchman Detour Map

Weather conditions could impact the scheduled work.

Any questions please contact Public Works at 480-982-1055.

Street Maintenance Advisory

The city's contractor will be conducting street pavement repair work on Cortez Rd north of Tepee St and on Cody St west of Cortez Rd on Monday, December 5, 2022.  Work will entail the installation of new asphalt patches in damaged areas during the business day hours only from approximately 7AM to 5PM.  Intermittent stoppage in both directions of traffic can be expected by flagger operations to allow safe travel around the work zones.

Street Maintenance Work in various residential areas:

The repaving of the below residential streets are planned for the following dates.  Work will entail the installation of a new asphalt surface during the business day hours only approximately 7AM to 5PM.  This work does not include any full road closures.  Temporary restrictions to driveway access and on-street parking can be expected.  

December 12-15, 2022

Rennick Drive; Apache Trail to Superstition Blvd.

Thunderbird Drive; Apache Trail to Superstition Blvd.

Valley Drive; Apache Trail to Superstition Blvd.

Virginia Street; Valley Dr. to San Marcos Dr.

Cactus Wren Street; Gold Dr. to Valley Dr.

Roosevelt Street; Ironwood Dr. to Rennick Dr.

Main Drive; Superstition Blvd. to Roundup St.

Residential Map 1


December 15-19, 2022

Ocotillo Drive; Superstition Blvd. to Greasewood St.

Grand Drive; Superstition Blvd. to Greasewood St.

Greasewood Street; Grand Dr. to Main Dr.

Residential Map 2


December 16-20, 2022

Hale Drive; 16th Ave. to 12th Ave.

Desert View Place; 16th Ave. to 12th Ave.

Lawson Dr.; 16th Ave. to north dead end

Lawson Dr.; 16th Ave. to south dead end

Residential Map 3

Weather conditions could impact the scheduled work.

Any questions please contact Public Works at 480-982-1055.