Traffic Restrictions

For  January 9th - 16th:
                                                                       
  • Northern Parkway - The Maricopa County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) is constructing Northern Parkway between Dysart Road and 111th Avenue.  Shoulder closures and lane restrictions along El Mirage Road, Dysart Road and Northern Avenue are anticipated.  These roadways may be reduced to one lane with flaggers at times. Flaggers will be in place to allow construction traffic to cross the road. 
  • Northern Avenue between Litchfield Road and El Mirage Road, including the intersection of Northern Avenue and Dysart Road, will be closed on Saturday, January 11th from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. in order to switch traffic from existing Northern Avenue to the recently constructed Northern Parkway Frontage Road.  Detours will be in place that re-routes vehicles via Litchfield Road, El Mirage Road, Glendale Avenue and either Olive Avenue or Peoria Avenue.  Businesses on Northern Avenue between El Mirage Road and Dysart Road will still have access but must enter from the east.  A map of the detour is shown HERE.  Expect delays. 
  • The right northbound lane of Dysart Road is closed on both sides of Northern Avenue until February 2020.   

  • Olive Avenue Closure - Olive Avenue will be closed from El Mirage Road to Dysart Road from Friday, December 27th, to Friday, January 31st in order to install water main and sewer force mains. Both intersections will remain open but left turns will be prohibited for northbound and southbound traffic at Dysart Road and for northbound traffic at El Mirage Road. Vehicles will be detoured via Peoria Avenue and Northern Avenue.  A map of the detour is shown HERE.  Expect delays.  This detour will change slightly on January 11th due to the closure of Northern Avenue as noted above. 


  • Dysart Road & Thunderbird Road - The right southbound lane of Dysart Road, north and south of Thunderbird Road will be closed until the end of January in order to install a deceleration lane for an industrial site within the City of Surprise.  The eastbound right turn lane on Waddell Road, west of the intersection, will also be closed during this time.   
  1. Jorge Gastelum

    Community Development Director / City Engineer
    Phone: 623-876-2976

  2. Bryce Christo

    Assistant City Engineer
    Phone: 623-876-2974

  3. Engineering

    Physical Address
    10000 N El Mirage Road
    El Mirage, AZ 85335

    Phone: 623-876-2977
    Fax: 623-876-4605

    CIP Hotline
    Ph: 623-876-4615

    Engineering Inspections
    Ph:  623-876-2975

    Hours
    Monday - Thursday
    7:00am - 5:30pm
    Excluding Holidays