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Construction starts today, expect lane restrictions & delays in five areas around Tucson

Construction starts today, expect lane restrictions & delays in five areas around Tucson

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    The Tucson Police Department said the intersection at South 6th Avenue and East Ajo Way is closed in all four directions because of a traffic collision. 

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    ADOT crews working on I-10 near Picacho. (Source: Tucson News Now)ADOT crews working on I-10 near Picacho. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    The four-mile stretch from mile marker 209 to 213 will be extended to three lanes in each direction, creating more room on the freeway for drivers like Lisa McCombs. “That would be fantastic, she said. “Traffic gets pretty bad through here especially on the weekends.”

    The four-mile stretch from mile marker 209 to 213 will be extended to three lanes in each direction, creating more room on the freeway for drivers like Lisa McCombs. “That would be fantastic, she said. “Traffic gets pretty bad through here especially on the weekends.”

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    (Source: Raycom Media Image)(Source: Raycom Media Image)

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    According to officials trucks will be delivering asphalt during non-peak travel hours from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5 to Thursday, Dec. 7. 

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  • Intersection at 6th and Ajo closed after crash

    Intersection at 6th and Ajo closed after crash

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    The Tucson Police Department said the intersection at South 6th Avenue and East Ajo Way is closed in all four directions because of a traffic collision. 

    The Tucson Police Department said the intersection at South 6th Avenue and East Ajo Way is closed in all four directions because of a traffic collision. 

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    The FCC will vote Thursday, Dec. 14, whether to lift net neutrality rules put in place by the Obama Administration in 2015.

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Construction and lane restrictions start today for several areas across Tucson. It's all to improve pedestrian access citywide.

Tucson city officials say expect lane restrictions and delays in the following locations while crews work to install access ramps and make driveway improvements:

· Alvernon Way from 22nd Street to 33rd Street
· Golf Links Rd from Craycroft Road to Kolb Road
· Broadway from Wilmot Road to Pantano Road
· Craycroft Road from Grant Road to the Rillito River
· Stone Avenue from Wetmore Road to River Road

Crews are expected to work for about two weeks in each location. All construction is scheduled to be finished in early October 2014.

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    (Source: NASA)(Source: NASA)

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  • One dead in midtown shooting

    One dead in midtown shooting

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    One man is dead after a shooting early Tuesday morning, according to Tucson police.

    One man is dead after a shooting early Tuesday morning, according to Tucson police.

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