Stories tagged: "Arizona Department of Transportation"

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More Funds Sought for Drone Inspections of Transportation Infrastructure

Bipartisan legislation sponsored by Rep. Greg Stanton would bring more money to Arizona to use drones to inspect roads, bridges, and other infrastructure.

When the highway is closed, Interstate 17 and State Route 179 (pictured above) provide an alternate but significantly longer route between Sedona and Flagstaff.
Traffic Jams Expected During Arizona Scenic Canyon Road Work

The work is expected to clog traffic along the two-lane route through Oak Creek Canyon between Sedona and Flagstaff. Construction will begin this spring and run into 2023.

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Electric Jolt: Arizona to Get Millions to Develop EV-Charging Network

Arizona had 28,770 registered electric vehicles by the end of 2020, the seventh-most among states.

Interstate 10 between Eloy and Picacho Peak, in Tucson, Ariz.
Biden Cites Infrastructure Needs in Arizona To Push Plan

Arizona has 132 bridges and more than 3,100 miles of highway that are in poor condition. The White House began its pitch Monday for President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure proposal by spelling out constructions needs in all 50 states, including Arizona which got a grade of C on a recent infrastructure report card. Biden...

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Rent, Unemployment Insurance, and Other Important COVID-19 Deadlines: What You Need To Know In AZ

Don't lose track of what’s due — and when. Check our list of COVID-related due dates for deadlines postponed by the pandemic.

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ADOT & Sky Harbor Teaming Up on AZ Travel ID Law Awareness

Starting this holiday season, Arizona Department of Transportation employees will be at the airport to raise awareness about the AZ Travel ID law.