Kolb Road: Connection to Sabino Canyon Road

Overview

The City of Tucson, in conjunction with the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA), is improving Sabino Canyon Road from just south of Tanque Verde Road to Kolb Road. The improvements include two lanes of traffic in each direction, bike lanes and a multi use path or sidewalks along Sabino Canyon Road. This project is part of the $2.1 billion, 20-year RTA plan that was approved by voters in May 2006.

Sabino Canyon Road extension south to Kolb Road

A public meeting for Kolb Road: Connection to Sabino Canyon Road was held on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 to provide information on the project’s process, improvements, and construction schedule and to obtain public comment.
The improvements include a four-lane roadway with bike lanes and sidewalks extending Sabino Canyon Road south from its intersection with Tanque Verde Road to connect with Kolb Road approximately one-third mile north of Speedway Boulevard.

Construction is anticipated to begin in fall 2015 and last approximately 12 months.

Information presented at the June 24 public meeting is attached below.