Southbound Interstate 17 will be narrowed to one lane between Daisy Mountain Drive and Pioneer Road in the Anthem area on Friday, Sept. 6, and Saturday, Sept. 7, for resurfacing work, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Southbound I-17 drivers should allow extra travel time and be prepared to slow down and merge safely when approaching and the traveling through the work zone while the following restrictions are in place:
Southbound I-17 narrowed to one lane between Daisy Mountain Drive and Pioneer Road in north Phoenix from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday (Sept. 6-7) for pavement improvements. The southbound I-17 on-ramp at Daisy Mountain Drive and southbound off-ramp at Pioneer Road will also be closed.
Drivers who normally would use the southbound I-17 on-ramp at Daisy Mountain Drive can detour south on Gavilan Peak Parkway (east of I-17) and use Pioneer Road to enter I-17.
While the southbound I-17 off-ramp at Pioneer Road is closed, drivers can exit to eastbound Daisy Mountain Drive and use southbound Gavilan Peak Parkway to reach Pioneer Road.
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