Construction Resumes On Route 66 In Downtown Flagstaff Monday

Construction is resuming Monday on Route 66 related to the Rio De Flag bridge replacement. Through Sunday, May 9th, the east and westbound lanes in downtown Flagstaff will be reduced to one lane in each direction and shifted to the south side of the road. Drivers will not be able to make a left turn […]

Another Traffic Shift Planned As Bridge Work Continues On Route 66 In Flagstaff

Construction continues on Route 66 related to the Rio De Flag bridge replacement. Starting Monday through April 18th, Route 66 will be open to normal traffic operation, with the exception of intermittent westbound right-lane closures. Then, Monday April 19th through Sunday, May 9th, the east and westbound lanes will be reduced to one lane in […]

ADOT To Narrow Route 66 To One Lane In Downtown Flagstaff Starting Monday

Historic Route 66 will be undergoing traffic shifts for construction related to the Rio De Flag bridge replacement starting Monday and continuing to May 7th. East and westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane on the north side of the road from Monday until April 16th, then reduced to one lane each on the […]

Water Resources Development Act Provision To Expedite Completion Of The Rio De Flag Project

Senator Kyrsten Sinema announced Tuesday she has secured a provision in the Congressionally-passed Water Resources Development Act. The provision directs the Army Corps of Engineers to expedite the completion of the Rio de Flag Flood Control Project in Flagstaff. Sinema says completion of the project will “protect the Flagstaff community from catastrophic floods, spur job […]

Median Work To Take Place On Route 66 In Downtown Flagstaff Starting Monday

There will be road restrictions in downtown Flagstaff starting today. ADOT says crews plan to remove the raised median in the roadway between Santa Fe Avenue and Humphreys Street in preparation for the Rio de Flag Bridge Replacement project. Work is scheduled to continue until 5 p.m. Friday. East and westbound Route 66 will be […]

The Flagstaff City Council Discussed A Variety Of Issues Tuesday Afternoon

Flagstaff City Council met digitally Tuesday afternoon to discuss and consider numerous resolutions, agreements and ordinances. The council approved a grant of over $18-million, which will fund operation and maintenance expenses of Flagstaff’s Pulliam Airport. An amendment to reduce the rent of certain tenants for at least six months was considered by council. American Airlines, […]

Route 66 In Downtown Flagstaff To Begin Construction Friday Night

A portion of Route 66 will be under construction in Flagstaff starting Friday at around 8 p.m. Construction will take place along the Rio de Flag. The goal of the project is to relocate existing reclaimed water and sewer lines and the storm sewer in conflict with the planned ADOT bridge replacement. Traffic will be […]