Sonoran Corridor in Arizona now included in highway bill

U.S. Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ) said Friday her efforts have resulted in the designation of a Sonoran Corridor in Tucson, Arizona, being included in long-term highway funding reauthorization legislation. The project would designate a highway that connects I-19 to I-10, located south of Tucson International Airport, as a “Highway Priority Corridor.” Read More »

US 93 traffic switch implemented in Arizona

Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) officials made a traffic switch on the US 93 north of Wickenburg on Thursday. switch was part of a highway widening project to upgrade a 5-mile portion of US 93, extending from State Route 71 to State Route 89, north of Wickenburg. To comply with ongoing construction projects, motorists are encouraged to use the single travel lane. Read More »

Arizona officials honored for expanding driver's license services

The Arizona Department of Transportation earned an award for expanding its driver's license services to authorized third-party businesses in the state. The department received the award at the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators International Conference. In addition, the MVD received recognition for providing more options to attain ID cards or driver's licenses. Read More »

Arizona transportation board adopts 2016-2020 plan

The State Transportation Board of Arizona approved the 2016-2020 Five-Year Transportation Facilities Construction Program on Friday as part of the Arizona Department of Transportation's (ADOT) planning process. The 2016-2020 plan, like the current one, aims to improve and preserve Arizona’s highway system through preservation, expansion and modernization, as well as advance some high-priority expansion projects. Read More »