Beginning Thursday, December 8, 2022, at approximately noon, Fourth Avenue will close south of University Boulevard to Eighth Street, with the exception of Sixth Street, for the 53rd Annual Fourth Avenue Winter Street Fair.
Additional side street closures include Fourth Street, Fifth Street and Seventh Street between Third Avenue and Fifth Avenue, and Eighth Street from Hoff Avenue to Herbert Avenue.
All roadways are scheduled to reopen by approximately 10 p.m. on Sunday, December 11, 2022.
UTILITY RELOCATION WORK
On Monday, November 28, 2022, crews from Tucson Electric Power are scheduled to begin utility relocation work, on Roger Road from San Rafael Avenue to Pomona Road, as part of the Roger Road Pedestrian Improvement Project. This project is associated with the voter-approved Proposition 407 Tucson Delivers Strong Connections Program.
On Saturday, November 19, 2022, the 39th Annual El Tour de Tucson will take place throughout the community. The following travel restrictions and road closures will be in place for the day-long event.
Downtown – On Friday, November 18, 2022, beginning at 6 a.m., Cushing Street from Stone Avenue to El Paso Avenue will be closed to motorists.
On Saturday, beginning at 6 a.m., Sixth Avenue from 22nd Street to Broadway will be closed to motorists. Expect additional side street closures in the downtown area.
On Friday, November 11, 2022, beginning at 9 a.m., the following streets will close to motorists for the Tucson Veterans Day Parade:
- Granada Avenue from Franklin Street to Congress Street
- Westbound Congress Street from Stone Avenue to Granada Avenue
Beginning at 10:30 a.m., additional road closures will be in place:
The Tucson Holiday Ice Rink, hosted by the City of Tucson, will be located on Church Avenue, south of Broadway, in front of the Tucson Convention Center.
To accommodate the outdoor ice rink, Church Avenue between Broadway and Cushing Street will be restricted to one lane of travel in each direction, beginning November 7. This travel restriction will be in place 24-hours a day, seven days a week until Wednesday, January 18, 2023.
Beginning Wednesday, November 9, at 6 a.m., the following travel restrictions and road closures will be in place for the DUSK Music Festival in Downtown Tucson.
Wednesday, November 9, 2022, 6 a.m., through Sunday, November 13, 2022, 6 p.m.
The 22nd Street Bridge Revitalization Project, that will replace the existing weight-restricted bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR) between Kino Parkway and Tucson Boulevard, as well as increase the number of travel lanes in each direction for improved east-west connectivity, is scheduled to begin construction in Spring 2023.
WESTSIDE ROAD CLOSURES
ALL SOULS PROCESSION 2022
On Sunday, November 6, 2022, beginning at 3 p.m. until approximately midnight, the following roads will close to all travel for the annual All Souls Procession in the Barrio Hollywood and Menlo Park neighborhoods.
The City of Tucson Department of Transportation and Mobility (DTM) continues outreach for Tucson Norte-Sur: Investing in Resilient Communities + Transit, the equitable Transit-Oriented Development (eTOD) strategic planning project for a north-south corridor extending from the Tucson Mall/Tohono Tadai Transit Center in the north to Tucson International Airport in the south. The 15-mile corridor study area, includes Oracle Road and Stone Avenue on the north side of downtown and South Sixth Avenue on the south side of downtown.
On Sunday, October 30, 2022, beginning at 6 a.m., the following streets will close to vehicular travel for Cyclovia Tucson.
TRAFFIC SIGNAL WORK
PRINCE ROAD AND CAMPBELL AVENUE INTERSECTION
On Thursday, October 20, 2022, crews from Next Generation Electrical, under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation and Mobility (DTM), are scheduled to rewire the traffic signals at the Prince Road and Campbell Avenue intersection.
The City of Tucson Mayor Regina Romero, Council Member Richard Fimbres, Council Member Steve Kozachik, the Regional Transportation Authority, the Tucson Department of Transportation and Mobility, Rio Nuevo and the Sunshine Mile invite you to celebrate the completion of the Broadway Improvement Project from Euclid Avenue to Country Club Road on Thursday, October 27, 2022, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
SIXTH AVENUE ASPHALT ART BLOCK PAINTING PARTY
CLOSURE OF SOUTH SIXTH AVENUE BETWEEN 12TH & 13TH STREETS
TRAFFIC SIGNAL WORK
STONE AVENUE AND PRINCE ROAD INTERSECTION
On Thursday, October 13, 2022, crews from Next Generation Electrical, under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation and Mobility (DTM), are scheduled to rewire the traffic signals at the Stone Avenue and Prince Road intersection.
TRAFFIC SIGNAL WORK
WETMORE ROAD AND AUTOMALL DRIVE/FAIRVIEW AVENUE INTERSECTION
On Thursday, October 6, 2022, crews from Next Generation Electrical, under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation and Mobility (DTM), are scheduled to rewire the traffic signals at the Wetmore Road and Automall Drive/Fairview Avenue intersection.