The DOT-06 Magee Road, La Canada Drive to Oracle Road project began construction October 2013 and is now scheduled to be completed in late 2015. The DOT-41 Neighborhood Transportation Harrison Greenway at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base (part of The Loop) project remains in design awaiting the acquisition of State land. Construction is estimated to begin spring 2015. The DOT-41 Neighborhood Transportation Desert View High School Access Road project (part of the Valencia Road/Alvernon to Wilmot RTA project) is under construction and is nearing completion. The DOT-50 Kinney Road, Ajo Way to Bopp Road project remains on hold pending further consideration by private developers. The design of DOT-53 Old Tucson-Nogales Highway-Summit Neighborhood is complete. Construction is scheduled to begin spring 2015 and complete by fall 2015.
There are currently six active projects in the DOT-57 Safety Improvement program. Four HAWK projects are in design and are to be completed by the end of FY 2016. They are located at Tanque Verde Road at Emily Gray JHS, Bowes Road at Sabino High School, Palo Verde Road at both Alvord & Milton, and Mary Ann Cleveland Way at Kush Canyon Lane. Two programmatic projects, Intelligent Transportation Systems and Square Tube Breakaway Posts, continue to spend bond funds annually.
Four projects completed construction in the last six months. The DOT-44 Orange Grove Road, Camino de Ia Tierra to La Cholla project started construction in late May 2013 and completed in July 2014. The DOT-57 Orange Grove Two-Way Left-Turn and Bike Lanes (La Canada Road to Oracle Road) project is now substantially complete. The Centennial Elementary Safe Routes to School project and the Homer Davis Elementary Bicycle & Pedestrian Enhancements project were completed in July and August 2014, respectively. These two projects received partial funding from the DOT-57 Safety Improvement program.
HURF bonds totaling $47.5 million are planned to fund three City of Tucson projects. They are the remaining phases of DOT-29 Houghton Road, Golf Links to I-10 (RTA #32); DOT-56 Broadway Boulevard, Euclid Avenue to Campbell (RTA #17); and DOT-58 22nd Street, I-10 to Tucson Boulevard (RTA #19). DOT-56 Broadway Boulevard, Euclid Avenue to Campbell is currently under development. Construction is estimated to start in 2017 and will take approximately three years to complete. This is the same estimated construction schedule for the DOT-58, 22nd Street project. Completion of the entire Houghton Road project is not anticipated before 2026.