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.

September 22, 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.  The following traffic control will be in place at the Tangerine/Thornydale Road intersection during this work:

  • Marana police department will be on site to help direct alternate one-way traffic through the intersection.
  • All turn movements will be allowed, however, there will not be any dedicated turn lanes.
  • Traffic will be shifted around the work area.
  • Traffic control will remain in place 24 hours
  • Motorists should expect delays

On Tuesday, September 26, the contractor will complete reconstruction work on Thornydale Road about 1,500 feet south of the Tangerine Road intersection.

  • Traffic along north and southbound Thornydale Road will be shifted to the west and reduced to one travel-lane from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Flaggers will be on site to direct alternate one-way traffic through the work area.
  • Motorists will be driving on unpaved surfaces.
  • Speed limits are reduced to 25 MPH.
  • Motorists should expect delays.

At 10 p.m. on Wednesday, September 27 the contractor will begin shifting Thornydale Road traffic to the newly constructed northbound lanes. The contractor will also install temporary pavement markings along Thornydale Road between Tangerine Crossing Drive and approximately 1500-feet south of Tangerine Road.  Residents and the traveling public should expect the following:

  • North and southbound Thornydale traffic will be shifted to the new northbound travel lanes from Tangerine Road to approximately 1500-feet south of the Tangerine Road intersection.
  • North and southbound Thornydale traffic will be shifted into their new permanent alignment of Thornydale Road from the Tangerine Road intersection north to Tangerine Crossings Drive.
  • Motorists should expect delays.
  • The speed limit will be reduced to 25 MPH.
  • This traffic shift is scheduled to be in place for the next couple months.

On Thursday, September 28, from 6am to 4pm, crews will install traffic signal loops at the intersection of Tangerine Road and Thornydale Road. Residents and the traveling public should expect the following:

  • The eastbound left-turn lane from Tangerine Road to northbound
  • Thornydale Road will be closed. Left turns will be permitted, but not from a dedicated left-turn lane.
  • All other left-turn movements are permitted
  • Expect delays

September 15, 2017

On Monday, September 18, through Friday, September 22, the contractor will begin reconstructing Thornydale Road about 1,500 feet south of the Tangerine Road intersection. 

  • Traffic along north and southbound Thornydale Road will be shifted to the west and reduced to one travel-lane from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day.
  • Flaggers will be on site to direct alternate one-way traffic through the work area.
  • One travel lane in each direction will be maintained overnight.
  • Motorists will be driving on unpaved surfaces.
  • Speed limits are reduced to 25 MPH.
  • Motorists should expect delays.
  • Through travel and turn movements at the Tangerine Road/Thornydale Road intersection will not be impacted.

On Wednesday, September 20, from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., the contractor will install traffic signal loops on Tangerine Road, at the intersection of Tangerine Road and Camino De Oeste

  • Traffic will be shifted around the work area.
  • Flaggers will be onsite to direct alternate one-way traffic through the work area.
  • Speed limits will be reduced to 25 MPH.
  • Motorists should expect delays.

On Thursday, September 21, from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., the contractor will install traffic signal loops on Tangerine Road, at the intersection of Tangerine Road and Camino De Manana

  • Traffic will be shifted around the work area.
  • Flaggers will be onsite to direct alternate one-way traffic through the work area.
  • Speed limits will be reduced to 25 MPH.
  • Motorist should expect delays.

September 1, 2017

Thank you for your interest in the Tangerine Road Improvements.

Beginning at 5 a.m. on Tuesday, September 5 through 10 p.m. on Thursday, September 7, the contractor will remove the median on Tangerine Road, just west of the La Cañada intersection. During this work, westbound Tangerine Road will be reduced to one through lane. The eastbound designated left turn lane at the Tangerine Road/La Cañada intersection will be temporarily closed. However, left turns will be permitted from the through lane. The speed limit will be reduced to 25 mph, expect delays.

Beginning Thursday, September 7 at 10 p.m. the contractor will shift traffic to the south along Tangerine Road, between La Cholla and La Cañada, in order to build the new westbound lanes of Tangerine Road. East and westbound traffic along Tangerine Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction, just west of the La Cañada intersection. The speed limit in that area will remain 25 mph.

**Following this work traffic control will be significantly different, please take extra caution when driving through the area.**

August 11, 2017

Thank you for your interest in the Tangerine Road Improvements.

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. Residents and the traveling public can expect the following:

  • East and westbound traffic will be shifted to the south just west of La Cholla Boulevard
  • The speed limit will be reduced to 15 MPH
  • Expect delays

On Wednesday night, August 16, beginning at 10 p.m., crews will begin shifting traffic to the new westbound lanes of Tangerine Road and installing temporary pavement markings on Tangerine Road between Tangerine Crossings Drive and La Cholla Boulevard. Residents and the traveling public can expect the following:

  • East and westbound traffic will be shifted to the new westbound travel lanes of Tangerine Road from Tangerine Crossings Drive to La Cholla Boulevard
  • The speed limit will be 25 MPH
  • Expect delays

**Following this work traffic control will be significantly different, please take extra caution when driving through the area.**

August 4, 2017

Thank you for your interest in the Tangerine Road Improvements.

On Wednesday, August 9, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., the contractor will switch power to the new traffic signals and remove old traffic signals at the Tangerine Road and La Cholla Boulevard intersection. During this time, Oro Valley Police will be onsite to help direct traffic. Expect delays.

**UPDATED **
August 1 2017

July 27, 2017

Thank you for your interest in the Tangerine Road Improvements.

Beginning Monday, July 31 through Friday, August 4, from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, the contractor will work on waterlines on Camino de Oeste south of Tangerine Road. During this work, traffic will be shifted around the work area, allowing one lane in each direction. Resident access will be maintained during construction. Traffic control will be in place 24 hours a day.

Beginning Monday, July 31, the contractor will begin construction on the new northbound lanes of Thornydale Road. During this work, traffic will be shifted to the west on Thornydale Road south of Tangerine Road. Traffic will be maintained to one through lane in each direction and a left turn lane in each direction at the intersection of Thornydale Road and Tangerine Road. Traffic control will be in place 24 hours. Work is anticipated to be complete by mid-September.

Paving continues through Thursday, August 3 from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. The contractor is ahead of schedule paving the new westbound lanes of Tangerine Road from Tangerine Crossing Drive to La Cholla Boulevard. Beginning Wednesday August 2nd, paving will begin on side street entrances on the north side of Tangerine Road from Tangerine Crossing Drive to La Cholla Boulevard. Side streets will be intermittently closed as paving equipment progresses through the area. Please expect delays.

Beginning Wednesday, August 2nd, from 5:30 am - 3:00 pm, the southbound La Cholla left turn lane onto eastbound Tangerine will be closed. Left turns can be made from the southbound through lane. Watch for signage.

Beginning Thursday, August 3rd, from 5:30 am - 3:00 pm, the northbound La Cholla left turn lane onto westbound Tangerine will be closed. Left turns can be made from the northbound through lane. Watch for signage.


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.

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