US 60 closed between Gilbert, Greenfield roads for weekend of Nov. 12-15

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The eastbound US 60 will be closed Nov. 12-15 for asphalt removal. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The eastbound US 60 will be closed Nov. 12-15 for asphalt removal. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The eastbound US 60, sometimes referred to as the Superstition Freeway, will be closed again between Gilbert and Greenfield roads in the East Valley from 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12, to 5 a.m. Monday, Nov. 15, for asphalt pavement removal.

The US 60 on-ramps at Mesa and Stapley drives also will be closed.


The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to consider using the eastbound Loop 202—Red Mountain or Santan freeways—as alternate freeway routes.

Eastbound US 60 traffic exiting at Gilbert Road also can detour along eastbound Baseline Road or Southern Avenue.
By Tom Blodgett

Editor, Gilbert

Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.



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