Tucson, AZ Traffic

Tucson sets deadline to withdraw from next regional transportation plan

City officials drew a hard line with the Regional Transportation Authority after setting a timeline to withdraw from the program that has already collected millions of tax dollars from Tucson residents. The RTA is a 20-year-long initiative dedicated to implementing a variety of transportation projects across Pima County. Voters approved...
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Sewer work along Sandario will affect traffic

Sewer work in Marana will disrupt traffic on Sandario Road beginning Tuesday. A bypass will allow traffic in all directions through the intersection with Clark Farms Boulevard, but speed will be reduced. The work is scheduled to be finished on Oct. 5. Please comply with traffic control devices, flagging personnel,...
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Will the Sun Link streetcar stay free through the new year?

The Sun Link Streetcar that runs along Second Street, University Boulevard and Fourth Avenue is one of the main modes of transportation available for University of Arizona students. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic Sun Tran has made all of its services free, providing thousands of students transportation in the area; however, that may all change come the new year.

Tucson Opinion: Diversity, reality needed on RTA Next citizens advisory committee

The following is the opinion and analysis of the writer:. The recent opinion piece, “Citizen leader of 2006 RTA plan process invites healthy dialogue” by Rick Myers, published in the Star Aug. 16, rejects the idea of weighted voting as a way to address disproportionate representation and other issues on the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) Board and Pima Association of Governments (PAG) Regional Council. Myers argues instead that robust dialogue worked in the past, and will work again for RTA Next.

Tractor-trailer crash blocks traffic on Twin Peaks Road at I-10

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A tractor-trailer overturned and spilled its load on the I-10 interchange at Twin Peaks Road on Monday, Sept. 20. Morning rush-hour traffic was delayed as crews righted the truck and cleaned up the spilled load of vegetation that was in the trailer. The truck...

Tucson diesel cost survey shows cheapest station saves $0.76

(TUCSON, AZ) Savings of as much as $0.76 per gallon on diesel were available in the Tucson area, depending on which station drivers choose, according to a recent price survey. The title of cheapest station in the Tucson area went to QuikTrip at 3200 N Oracle Rd, according to a Tuesday survey by GasBuddy. Diesel was listed there at just $2.83 per gallon. The most expensive station in the city was $3.59, at Chevron at 880 W Saint Marys Rd, the survey found:

Save up to $0.92 per gallon - survey shows cheapest gas station in Tucson

(TUCSON, AZ) For bargain hunters there may be no better target than gas, with the cheapest station in the Tucson area offering savings of $0.92 per gallon. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at Walmart Neighborhood Market at 2565 E Commerce Center Pl. Regular there was listed at $2.77 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $3.69 at Chevron at 880 W Saint Marys Rd, which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.

Watch now: Intersection at Stone and Toole reopens in downtown Tucson

The downtown intersection at North Stone Ave. and East Toole Ave./West Franklin Street has fully reopened following road work as the lengthy Downtown Links project continues in the area. Video courtesy of Tucson Department of Transportation and Mobility. The intersection had partially reopened at the end of August as crews...

I-10 ramps at Houghton Road shut down overnight

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Starting at 10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, drivers won’t be able to get off or on I-10 at Houghton Road, and Houghton will be closed from Mary Ann Cleveland way to Brekke Road. Construction continues on the I-10 and Houghton Road Traffic Interchange project.
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Ramp closures on I-19 starts Sunday

Starting this Sunday, ADOT will be doing some roadwork and there will be overnight ramp closures on Interstate 19 near Sahuarita. Intermittent north and southbound lane closures will continue. The work is scheduled between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. The ramp closures at Pima Mine Road are as follows:. Sunday,...

Tucson diesel prices: $0.82/gallon savings at Tucson's cheapest station

(TUCSON, AZ) You could be saving up to $0.82 per gallon on diesel in Tucson, according to a recent price survey. The survey, which looked at prices across the Tucson area on Tuesday, found that QuikTrip at 2345 E Irvington Rdhad the cheapest advertised diesel, at just $2.77 per gallon. By comparison, the most expensive station in the area was Chevron at 880 W Saint Marys Rd, which listed a per-gallon price of $3.59.