Earlier than expected: I-19 reopens at Ajo Way - Tucson News Now

Earlier than expected: I-19 reopens at Ajo Way

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Work is completed earlier than expected on south side Tucson road construction, and traffic is reopened.

According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, crews finished work early at Interstate 19 and Ajo Way. The roadway was scheduled to be closed for construction until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 16. 

Crews set girders, the large beams, on the new Ajo Way bridge.

The work is part of a two-year project to improve the traffic interchange at Ajo Way, ADOT said. Work began in March 2016 and is on schedule to be completed in early 2018.

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