The Improving PHX DVT GYR Program coordinates activities and communicates information to all airport stakeholders on behalf of the City of Phoenix Aviation Department construction and maintenance projects. This site provides information on activities, including changes and impacts to passenger access, airfield restrictions, active airport improvement projects, major maintenance activities and information for airport contractors.
Overnight closure of State Route 143 - Dec. 6
Airport traffic can stay on westbound Interstate 10 to 24th Street, Buckeye Road. Plan ahead if your travel plans include using State Route 143 overnight Tuesday, Dec. 6.
Northbound SR 143 will be closed between I-10 and University Drive from 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, to 4 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, for pavement striping work. At the same time, the following ramps and local streets will be closed:
- - The westbound I-10 ramp to northbound SR 143.
- Northbound 48th Street between Broadway Road and I-10.
Westbound I-10 to northbound SR 143 detour: Use westbound I-10 to eastbound Loop 202 (Red Mountain Freeway) to access SR 143 and other destinations north of the closure.
Airport traffic: Motorists traveling westbound on I-10 and US 60 heading to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport should remain on westbound I-10 and use the airport entrances at 24th Street or Buckeye Road, or use the Sky Harbor Boulevard entrance from Loop 202 (Red Mountain Freeway).
Eastbound I-10 to northbound SR 143 detour: Use Broadway Road to northbound Priest Drive to westbound University Drive to access SR 143 and other destinations north of the closure.
West Airport Roadway Restrictions – Dec. 10
Lane restrictions will be in place along Eastbound and Westbound Sky Harbor Boulevard, West of Terminal 3 on Saturday, December 10 from 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM. To avoid these restrictions please enter and exit the airport from the east end or utilize the 44th Street PHX Sky Train Station for passenger pick-up and drop-off. Access through all areas will be maintained however please plan additional travel time when driving through the airport. Drivers are asked to please watch for traffic control and personnel working. These restrictions are necessary for pavement improvements.
Closed Electric Charging Stations – Terminal 3
Charging stations located throughout various levels within the Terminal 3 Parking Garage will be closed for equipment upgrades starting on Monday, December 12 at 6:00 AM continuously until Friday, December 16 at 4:00 PM.
Signage will be placed indicating the next available station, If you have any additional questions please contact the parking office at 602-683-3615.
Thank you for your patience as we improve the airport, please stay tuned for further updates.
I-10 Broadway Curve Improvement Project & Closures
The I-10 Broadway Curve Improvement Project runs along 11 miles of Interstate 10 between the Loop 202 and I-17 near Phoenix Sky Harbor. Various closures will occur on weekdays and weekends through approximately 2024.
The Curve app is available for download in the Apple Store and in the Google Play store. The app features information about highway closures, detours, live traffic, and more.
Investigation work is underway to complete design of a new 2,000-foot taxiway at Sky Harbor International Airport. This new infrastructure will bridge the north and south airfields on the west end of the airport, allowing for better aircraft flow and streamlined airfield operations.
PHX Sky Train Phase 2
Expansion of the PHX Sky Train to provide service to the Rental Car Center, avoiding further strains on airport roadways and accommodate projected passenger growth.
NOW OPEN - Terminal 4 S1 Concourse
Terminal 4’s new 8th concourse is now open, adding six additional air carrier gates. Other facilities include a new baggage handling system and baggage carousel, a north/south concourse connector bridge on the west side of the terminal and ticketing counters. Coming soon are new concessions and retail locations to open in the concourse.