Today through Friday, the Pima County Department of Transportation, Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) and their contractor Ashton Company will begin paving work on west Magee Road and La Cholla Boulevard as part of the Cortaro Farms Road/Magee Road: Thornydale Road to Oracle Road Improvement Project .

On Wednesday, Jan. 18, crews will begin paving the newly-constructed southern section of Magee Road, from La Cholla Boulevard to just east of Shannon Road.

On Thursday, Jan.19 crews will be paving the eastern section of La Cholla Boulevard from westbound Magee Road to eastbound Magee Road.

Paving will continue until 5 p.m. Friday.

There will be flag personnel in the area directing traffic through the construction area.

All businesses will remain accessible during construction.

Please approach the area with caution and obey all traffic control devices. In the event of mechanical failure or inclement weather, the schedule is subject to change.

For more information on the project, go to the website at



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