Construction Notice: Tessmer Road Nightly Closures
Tessmer Road between 107th Avenue and Rose Garden Lane will have nightly closures starting Monday November 1 through Friday November 5, 2021 from 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. The closure is part of construction work related to the Deer Valley Road project.
Please watch for construction vehicles in the area, obey all traffic control signs and allow extra time for travel. No truck parking will be allowed in the area.
Work Schedule: Monday, November 1 through Friday, November 5, 2021 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. nightly
A Liebherr LB36-410 drill rig from Michels Corporation makes short work of the first drilled shaft foundation for the new Tessmer Rd Underpass, part of Maricopa County's Deer Valley Road project.
A D10T dozer from Ames Construction pushes a scraper while another waits and a motor grader works nearby.
A Cat 336FL trackhoe loads a Cat 740B haul truck while a Cat 980H loader moves dirt in the background.
The Deer Valley Road project (TT0248) will construct an east-west arterial crossing the Agua Fria River. The project will widen and extend Deer Valley Road and Williams Drive across the Agua Fria River for 2.5 miles from El Mirage Road to 109th Avenue. Other improvements include storm drain installation, drainage basins, landscaping and irrigation. Click here to view an aerial exhibit of the project area.
Construct a connection between the east end of Williams Drive at 117th Avenue to the west end of Deer Valley Road at 109th Avenue.
Widen Williams Drive between El Mirage Road and 117th Avenue.
Install roundabouts at both 117th Avenue and at 109th Avenue.
Increased safety for pedestrians - HAWK crossing at 119th Avenue.