Tangerine Road I-10 to La Canada

Construction Updates

Please contact Kathy Jirschele at Kathy@kaneenpr.com or call 520.623.3073 if you have questions or comments regarding construction.

January 19, 2018

Thank you for your interest in the Tangerine Road Improvements.

Beginning at 8 p.m. Sunday, January 21, through 5 a.m. Monday morning the contractor will put traffic control in place to shift motorists onto the newly paved westbound lanes at the intersection of Tangerine Road and La Cholla Boulevard. Travel lanes on La Cholla Boulevard, south of the Tangerine Road intersection, will be shifted to the west. There may be intermittent restrictions while this traffic control is set in place.

Traffic will remain in this new configuration while the contractor continues work on the eastbound (south-side) lanes of Tangerine Road.

January 12, 2018

Tangerine Road/La Cholla Boulevard Intersection Paving

Thank you for your interest in the Tangerine Road Improvements.

On Monday, January 15 the contractor will begin preparing the roadway for paving operations at the intersection of Tangerine Road/La Cholla Boulevard. The following traffic restrictions will be in place from 6 a.m. Monday, January 15 through 5 p.m. Tuesday, January 16:

  • Traffic will be shifted and travel lanes reduced to one-lane in each direction.
  • The traffic signal will cycle through one direction of travel at a time.
  • Right turns from westbound Tangerine Road to northbound La Cholla Boulevard are not allowed, all other turn movements are permitted
  • Motorists should expect delays and use an alternate route when possible.

Landscaping and utility adjustment work along the westbound lanes of Tangerine Road from Camino de Oeste to the end of the project, west of the Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks intersection, will continue through January 24, 2018. Motorists should expect lane intermittent daytime lane restrictions around the work area.

December 13, 2017

Thank you for your interest in the Tangerine Road Improvements.

The contractor has begun paving operations along several segments of Tangerine Road. The paving operation is scheduled to be complete by Friday, December 22, 2017.

The work will include;

  • Placing the final lift of pavement on Tangerine Road, between Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks and Thornydale Road.
  • Place the final lift of pavement at Tangerine Road intersections of Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks and Thornydale Road.
  • The contractor will also place the base course of pavement on the westbound lanes of Tangerine Road, between La Cholla Boulevard and La Canada Drive and, eastbound Tangerine Road from Thornydale Road to La Cholla Boulevard.

On Thursday, December 14 and Friday December 15, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, the contractor will place the final lift of pavement along north and southbound Thornydale Road, up to the Tangerine Road intersection. Because of the nature of this paving operation, sections of the intersection, will have temporary movement restrictions to vehicular, pedestrian and bicycle traffic.

  • On Thursday, December 14, traffic will be shifted to the northbound lanes (east side of the roadway) while the contractor paves the southbound lanes.
    • - Left turn movements from north and southbound Thornydale Road to Tangerine Road will not be permitted.
    • - Right turn movements from southbound Thornydale Road to westbound
    • - Tangerine Road will not be permitted.
    • - Flaggers will be on site to direct traffic.
  • On Friday, December 15, traffic will be shifted to the southbound lanes (west side of the roadway) while the contractor paves the northbound lanes.
    • - Right turn movements from northbound Thornydale Road to eastbound Tangerine Road will not be permitted.
    • - Left Turn movements from southbound Thornydale Road to eastbound Tangerine Road will not be permitted
    • - Flaggers will be on sight to direct traffic.
  • Motorist will be redirected around the work area.
  • Access to businesses in the area will be maintained.
  • Travelers in this area should plan for delays and use alternate routes.
  • Restricted travel movements through the intersections will end by 5 p.m.

On Friday, December 15 the new traffic signal, at the intersection of Tangerine Road and Camino de Oeste, will be energized. At approximately 9 a.m. on Friday, December 15, 2017, the signal will be energized and placed on flash mode, with a RED ball indication for the Camino de Oeste approach, and AMBER ball indication for the Tangerine Road approach. After 9 a.m. on Monday, December 18, 2017, the signal will be set to full color operation mode, and function as a fully signalized intersection.

The installation of the new traffic signal at the Camino de Oeste intersection, addresses the operation of the roadway and safety of motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists along this stretch of the Tangerine Road Corridor.

On Saturday, December 16, the contractor will complete the final lift of pavement for the left and right turn lanes at the Tangerine Road and Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks intersection.

  • From 8 a.m. to Noon the contractor will pave the center of the intersection along with Tangerine Road left-turn lanes.
    • - Left turns will not be permitted from east or westbound Tangerine Road.
    • - North and southbound through traffic will not be permitted
    • - Northbound Twin Peaks will be directed right (eastbound) onto Tangerine Road.
    • - Southbound Dove Mountain will be directed right (westbound) onto Tangerine Road.
  • From Noon to 4 p.m., the contractor will pave the right turn lanes at all quadrants of the intersection.
    • - North and southbound Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks will be reduced to one travel lane through the intersection.
    • - Turn movement in all direction will be permitted.
  • Officers will be on site to direct traffic.
  • Motorist will be redirected around the work area.
  • Access to businesses in the area will be maintained.
  • Travelers in this area should plan for delays and use alternate routes.
  • Restricted travel movements through the intersections will end by 5 p.m.

On Monday, December 18, the contractor will perform a pavement overlay operation along Thornydale Road from Camino del Norte to just south of Tangerine Road. A pilot car will lead alternate one-way traffic through the work area. Motorist in the area should plan for delays and take alternate routes when possible.

Beginning Monday, December 18 through Tuesday, December 19, the contractor will pave the northwest corner of the Tangerine Road/La Cholla intersection. Residents and traveling public can expect the following:

  • Traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction
  • All left turns will be permitted
  • Right turns will not be permitted from southbound La Cholla Road to westbound Tangerine Road 
  • Traffic control will be in place 24 hours a day
  • Expect slight delays

December 12, 2017

Traffic Signal Activation at the Intersection of
Camino de Oeste/Tangerine Road

As part of the Tangerine Road Corridor Project, a new traffic signal will be installed at the intersection of Tangerine Road and Camino de Oeste. At approximately 9 a.m. on Friday, December 15, 2017, the signal will be energized and placed on flash mode, with a RED ball indication for the Camino de Oeste approach, and AMBER ball indication for the Tangerine Road approach. After 9 a.m. on Monday, December 18, 2017, the signal will be set to full color operation mode, and function as a fully signalized intersection.

The installation of the new traffic signal at the Camino de Oeste intersection, addresses the operation of the roadway and safety of motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists along this stretch of the Tangerine Road Corridor.

December 6, 2017

Thank you for your interest in the Tangerine Road Improvements.

The contractor has begun paving operations along several segments of Tangerine Road. The paving operation is scheduled to be complete by Friday, December 22, 2017.

The work will include;

  • Placing the final lift of pavement on Tangerine Road, between Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks and Thornydale Road.
  • Place the final lift of pavement at Tangerine Road intersections of Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks and Thornydale Road.
  • The contractor will also place the base course of pavement on the westbound lanes of Tangerine Road, between La Cholla Boulevard and La Canada Drive and, eastbound Tangerine Road from Thornydale Road to La Cholla Boulevard.

On Wednesday night, December 6, 2017, the contractor will switch Tangerine Road traffic to the newly paved eastbound lanes (south side of the roadway) from Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks to Thornydale Road.

On Friday, December 8, from 6 am to 5 p.m., the contractor will place the final lift of pavement along westbound Tangerine Road, through the Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks intersection. Because of the nature of this paving operation, sections of the intersection, will have temporary movement restrictions to vehicular, pedestrian and bicycle traffic.

  • The paving operation will move west to east through the project.
  • Work at the intersections will not begin until after 9 a.m.
  • Officers will be on site to direct traffic.
  • Motorist will be redirected around the work area.
  • Access to businesses in the area will be maintained.
  • Travelers in this area should plan for delays and use alternate routes.
  • Restricted travel movements through the intersections will end by 5 p.m.

On Saturday, December 9, from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. the contractor will place the final lift of pavement along westbound Tangerine Road from just west of Dove Mountain through the Thornydale Road intersection. Because of the nature of this paving operation, sections of both intersections, though not at the same time, will have temporary movement restrictions to vehicular, pedestrian and bicycle traffic.

  • The paving operation will move west to east through the project.
  • Work at the intersections will not occur at the same time.
  • Officers will be on site to direct traffic.
  • Motorist will be redirected around the work area.
  • Access to businesses in the area will be maintained.
  • Travelers in this area should plan for delays and use alternate routes.
  • Restricted travel movements through the intersections will end by 5 p.m.

On Monday, December 11, from 6 am to 5 p.m., the contractor will place the final lift of pavement along westbound Tangerine Road. The contractor will begin near Camino de Oeste and pave east through the Thornydale Road intersection. Because of the nature of this paving operation, sections of the intersection will have temporary movement restrictions to vehicular, pedestrian and bicycle traffic.

  • The paving operation will move west to east through the project.
  • Work at the intersection will not begin until after 9 a.m. and will end before 5 p.m.
  • Officers will be on site to direct traffic.
  • Motorist will be redirected around the work area.
  • Access to businesses in the area will be maintained.
  • Travelers in this area should plan for delays and use alternate routes.

On Monday night, December 11, motorist will be switched to the outside lanes of Tangerine Road from Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks to Thornydale Road. This switch will allow the contractor to safely pave the median turn bays between the two intersections.

  • Center turn lane access between Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks and Thornydale Road will be restricted.
  • This traffic switch will be in place through Wednesday, December 13
  • Turn movements at the intersections will not be impacted.

On Friday, December 15 the new traffic signal, at the intersection of Tangerine Road and Camino de Oeste, will be energized. At approximately 9 a.m. on Friday, December 15, 2017, the signal will be placed on flash mode, with a RED ball indication for all approaches. During this mode, the intersection will function as a 4-way stop. After 9 a.m. on Monday, December 18, 2017, the signal will be set to full color operation mode, and function as a fully signalized intersection.


As a reminder, please be aware of bicyclists and pedestrians in the area and ensure that dogs, horses and other animals are not in the construction zone to ensure the safety of all. Bicycles traveling through this area can use the full travel lane.

November 2017

The contractor has begun paving operations along several segments of Tangerine Road. The paving operation is scheduled to be complete by Friday, December 22, 2017.
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October 2017

At 10 p.m. on Monday, October 30, crews will shift east and westbound traffic to the new westbound travel lanes (north side) of Tangerine Road, from just west of Dove Mountain, east to Thornydale Road. Temporary pavement marking will also be installed.
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September 2017

Beginning at 5 a.m. on Monday, September 25 through 10 p.m. Wednesday, September 27, the contractor will complete paving operations in the intersection and adjacent roadways of Tangerine and Thornydale Roads.
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August 2017

On Wednesday, August 16, from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., crews will pave a transitional path to the new westbound lanes of Tangerine Road at La Cholla Boulevard.
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July 2017

Beginning Monday, July 24, Tangerine Corridor Constructors will install signal loops on Camino de Manana at Tangerine Road. This work is scheduled from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day and will continue through the end of the week, weather permitting.
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June 2017

Beginning Monday, June 26 through Thursday, June 29 (weather permitting) from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day, Tangerine Corridor Constructors will pave the new westbound lanes of Tangerine Road from Dove Mountain/Twin Peaks to just west of Camino de Oeste.
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May 2017

Beginning Tuesday, May 30, from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, Tangerine Corridor Constructors will be installing traffic signal loops at the Tangerine Road and Dove Mountain Boulevard/Twin Peaks Road intersection. In addition, they will also be completing work in the median at the intersection.
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April 2017

On Tuesday, May 2, through Friday, May 5, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, Tangerine Corridor Constructors will reconstruct the Tangerine Crossing exit at Tangerine Road.
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March 2017

Beginning Monday, April 3, through Wednesday, April 5, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, Tangerine Corridor Constructors will be reconstructing access to Camino de Oeste, north of Tangerine Road.
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February 2017

Beginning Tuesday, February 21, through Friday, February 24, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, there will be intermittent flagging operations along Tangerine Road from Camino de Mañana to La Cholla Boulevard to help direct traffic while the contractor installs utility crossings along Tangerine Road. Expect delays.
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January 2017

On Tuesday, January 31, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., the contractor will install utility infrastructure across Verch Way at Tangerine Road. The traveling public can anticipate the following impacts:
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December 2016

On Monday, December 5, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., the contractor will be working on waterlines at the Tangerine Crossing entrance at Tangerine Road.
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November 2016

Beginning 10 p.m., Tuesday, November 8, traffic will be shifted on Tangerine Road between Camino de Oeste and Thornydale Road to help facilitate the construction of the new alignment of Tangerine Road. This traffic control is scheduled to be in place for the next several months.
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September 2016

Thank you for your interest in the Tangerine Road improvements. Beginning Sunday night, September 25th from 8 pm to 5 am through early October, crews from Tangerine Corridor Constructors will begin working on utility crossings on Tangerine Road from Camino de Manana to Thornydale Road.
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August 2016

Crews will be working at the Tangerine Road and Twin Peaks/Dove Mountain intersection in preparation for the Tangerine Road…
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July 2016

Beginning Sunday night, July 10 from 8 pm to 5 am, crews from Tangerine Corridor Constructors will begin working on utility crossings…
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Tangerine Road
  • Tangerine Road Project c/o 100 N Stone Avenue, Ste. #450
  • Tucson, AZ 85701
  • Phone: 520.623.3073
Regional Transportation Authority MaranaOro ValleyPima County