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Pima County road closures, caution areas

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The Pima County Department of Transportation provided the following list of current road closures and caution areas:

Road closures:

9 Overton Road at the Canada Del Oro Wash
22 Snyder Hill Road between Sandario Road to the edge of pavement
79 Old Ajo Hwy between Ajo Highway and San Joaquin Road
256 Silverbell Road between Avra Valley Road to Sasco Road
283 Valencia and Mountain Eagle Dr.
284 Valencia from Viviana Road to Vahalla

Proceed with caution:

17 Fort Lowell Road at the Agua Caliente Wash
27 Limberlost at the Agua Caliente Wash
38 Pump Station Road between El Tiro Road and Silverbell Road
39 El Tiro Road from Cocio Road west past Pump Station Road to end of pavement
41 Manville Road between Reservation Road and Avra Road
59 Soldier Trail at the Agua Caliente Wash
85 Summit Street at the Franco Wash
101 Pump Station Road between Avra Valley Road and El Tiro Road
127 Bonney Avenue at the Earp Wash
128 Masterson Avenue at the Earp Wash
140 Old Spanish Trail at the Rincon Creek
142 Redington Road, Milepost 25 to Milepost 27
145 Country Club Road at Dawson Road
162 Sahuarita Road - Houghton Rd. to Wentworth Road
163 Old Spanish Trail at Jeremy Crossing Road
171 Whitehouse Canyon Road - 1st dip south of Valle De Las Rosas
178 Alvernon Way between Sahuarita Road to Dawson Road
181 Hawser Street east of Twin Lakes Drive - ponding water in road
209 Old Spanish Trail 1st dip east of Camino Del Garanon
213 Redington Road at MP 3 the base of the road
215 Sandario Road between Snyder Hill Road and San Joaquin Road
238 Silverbell Road from Sunset Road to Ina Road
251 Tanque Verde Road at Conestoga Avenue
254 Mark Rd between Camino Tierra and Elvado Road
263 Valencia Road between Viviana Dr. to Mountain Eagle Drive
280 Bopp Rd between San Joaquin Road and Aldon Road
282 Fort Lowell Rd - between Melpomene Way

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