Downtown Links Pre-Construction Traffic Alert

On Monday, November 18, 2019, Downtown Links Constructors (DLC), under contract with the City of Tucson Transportation Department, will begin pre-construction field activities, which are scheduled to continue through the end of December 2019. The traveling public will see equipment, work crews and short-term traffic control during this phase of work which includes; surface, subsurface, geotechnical, environmental and survey verifications. The traveling public should anticipate the following restrictions:

  • Wednesday, November 20, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. northbound Stone Avenue, at the intersection of 5th Street, will be reduced to one through-travel lane. All turn movements will be maintained.
     
  • Thursday, November 21, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. southbound Stone Avenue, at the intersection of 5th Street, will be reduced to one through-travel lane. All turn movements will be maintained.

Most other work during the week will involve shoulder and/or parking restrictions and is not expected to impact the traveling public. 

The Regional Transportation Authority is an independent taxing district with a mission to deliver multimodal transportation projects that improve our region’s mobility, safety and environment. The district’s voters approved the 20-year RTA plan in 2006. To date, the RTA has invested over $1.2 billion generated by the RTA’s half-cent excise tax within Pima County to improve your quality of life and support the region’s economic vitality. This project is managed by The City of Tucson. For more information, visit www.RTAmobility.com