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Lane restrictions scheduled on US 95 in Yuma beginning Sept. 16

By | September 11th, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan ahead for restrictions on US 95 and Avenue 8E in Yuma.

Contractors are scheduled to complete final paving.

The following restrictions will be in place beginning at 4 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 16, and ending at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 17.

  • US 95 will be narrowed to one lane in both directions between Avenue 7E (milepost 30.67) and Avenue 8E (milepost 31.17).
  • The speed limit on US 95 will be reduced to 35 mph.
  • Avenue 8E will be closed.
  • A 12-foot vehicle width restriction will be in place.
  • Local traffic can use 24th street from Araby Road to Avenue 9E to avoid the area during working hours.
  • Bypass traffic can use Interstate 8 from the 16th Street Exit to the Fortuna Road Exit to north Highway 95 for access to the Yuma Proving Ground and Quartzsite.

Motorists should allow extra travel time for possible delays while work is underway.

Schedules are subject to change based on weather and other unforeseen factors. For more information, please call the ADOT Bilingual Project Information Line at 855.712.8530 or go to and select Projects from the drop-down menu. For real-time highway conditions statewide, visit ADOT’s Traveler Information Site at, follow ADOT on Twitter (@ArizonaDOT) or call 511, except while driving.



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