Temporary lane closures along State Route 95
north of Yuma begin Wednesday
Expect delays between Yuma and Quartzsite
The Arizona Department of Transportation will be applying a protective layer of oil to approximately six miles of pavement along State Route 95 on Wednesday (Aug. 17) and Thursday (Aug. 18).
What to expect during work hours:
•Work is scheduled to be take place between 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. each day.
•Workers will close one lane temporarily while they work on a two-mile segment of the project area.
•Construction crews will be directing northbound and southbound motorists through the single open lane.
•Work crews will begin at the southern end of the project area north of Yuma and continue working northbound along SR 95.
•Motorists should plan ahead and expect delays.
•Message boards will advise drivers of lane restrictions and reduced speed limits.
ADOT advises drivers to proceed through the work zone with caution, slow down and be alert for construction equipment and personnel.
ADOT works to inform the public about planned highway restrictions, but there is a possibility that unscheduled closures or restrictions may occur. Weather can also affect a project schedule. To stay up-to-date with the latest highway conditions around the state, visit the ADOT Traveler Information Center at www.az511.gov or call 5-1-1.
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