When the weather is nice and you want to hit the road with your family, keep in mind that summer is also the best time for Yavapai County Public Works Department to perform the necessary maintenance on those roads to ensure your safety. The Yavapai County Public Works Director, Dan Cherry said, “We know that this can cause some inconvenience, but if you plan for minor delays and allow extra time when traveling through construction areas, everyone will get where they are going safely.” During construction, motorists may encounter lane restrictions, reduced speed, temporary traffic signals and flagging operations in the following construction areas:
WILLIAMSON VALLEY ROAD SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS IN PRESCOTT – Williamson Valley at the following intersections, Granite Oaks Drive, Buchanan Drive, Blackjack Ridge Road, and Outer Loop Road. Construction is taking place Monday-Thursday from May 14 - June 28, 2018, 8:30 AM-7:00 PM.
OVERLAY ROAD WORK IN WILLIAMSON VALLEY, DIAMOND VALLEY, AND GROOM CREEK COMMUNITY – Merrill Drive and Oneal Drive in Williamson Valley, Ramada Drive in Diamond Valley and School House Gulch Rd. in the Groom Creek Community. Construction is taking place Monday-Thursday from May 14, through June 21, 2018, 7:00 AM-5:30 PM.
HO KAY GAN DRAINAGE, STORM DRAIN AND STREET IMPROVEMENTS IN PRESCOTT - Hozoni Road from Yampa Drive to Dineh Drive. Construction is taking place from April 30 - June 28, 2018, Monday-Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
CHIP SEAL ROAD WORK - Highland Pines, Ho Kay Gon, Hootenanny Holler, Williamson Valley, Walker, Verde Village, and Village of Oak Creek. Construction is taking place from April 30, 2018-June 14, 2018.
LAKE FORK – GRANITE GARDENS ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT IN PRESCOTT - Granite Gardens Road and Lake Fork Road in the Granite Dells area of Prescott. Construction is taking place from May 14 - June 25, 2018, Monday-Thursday, 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM
WILLOW CREEK BRIDGE REPAIR ON IRON SPRINGS ROAD IN PRESCOTT - Bridge construction on Iron Springs Road at the Willow Creek Bridge. Construction is taking place from May 29 - September 20, 2018, from 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM.
For more detailed information on each of these projects and a link to an interactive map, please visit us online at www.yavapai.us/publicworks. For additional information, please contact Yavapai County Public Works at 928-771-3183.