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ADOT Announces Loop 101 Expansion In Scottsdale For 2024

101 Expansion

The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) is gearing up for a new infrastructure project in Scottsdale. Slated to begin in January, this venture involves EXPANDING LOOP 101. The work will happen particularly between Shea Boulevard and Princess Drive. This is good news considering the growing traffic demands in the area. With all the new construction in the area, this project will help.

Key Details

The Loop 101 Improvement Project is ambitious, reflecting ADOT's commitment to ENHANCING roadway efficiency:

  • Scheduled Start: Early January
  • Budget: 8 million
  • Duration: Approximately two years
  • Scope: Widening Loop 101 by one lane in each direction over a 4.5-mile zone

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Loop 101 in Scottsdale, Arizona.

The Construction Is Expected To Take Place Between Princess And Shea

Impact & Implementation

The project's implications for local traffic and community life are SIGNIFICANT. Here's what to expect:

  • Initial Closure: Northbound Loop 101 between Shea Boulevard and Princess Drive
  • Construction Dates: From 10 p.m., Jan. 5, to 5 a.m., Jan. 8
  • Event Coordination: Efforts to minimize impact during local events like the WM Phoenix Open

Enhancements & Upgrades

Beyond adding lanes, the project encompasses several KEY ENHANCEMENTS:

  • Interchange Conversion: Loop 101 interchange at Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard
  • Turn-Lane Improvements: At Shea Boulevard, Raintree Drive, and Princess Drive/Pima Road
  • New Infrastructure: Including retaining and sound walls, signage, and lighting

This project, funded partly by Proposition 400, reflects a concerted effort to modernize and improve the region's transportation infrastructure, aligning with the broader Regional Transportation Plan. FNF Construction Inc. takes the helm as the PRIME CONTRACTOR. Overall, the project promises to improve efficiency of Loop 101 in Scottsdale.  Projects underway or planned include Mayo Discovery, Optima McDowell Mountain Village, ASM's new HQ, and The Parque. Enjoy this content? Stay tuned to LUXE BLOG for more updates. Are you looking to learn more about purchasing real estate in Scottsdale? Here at WLH we know the market well. With 150+ years combined experience, we know how to best help our clients.

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