Notices and Closures

Pima County Field Closure Schedule 2019-2020

Field Closure Schedule 

Arroyo Chico Detension Basin

The multi-use paths will be closed for maintenance, see map for schedule.

Basketball Courts Closed for Maintenance

Children’s Memorial Park, 4851 N. Fifteenth Pl. 85704 — Temp fence and shot blasting 06/13; surfacing 06/17-06/21
Picture Rocks Park, 5615 N. Sanders Rd. 85743 — Shotblast and temp fence 06/20; surfacing 06/24-06/29
Mission Ridge Park, 3300 W. Tucker St. 85746 — Temp fence and shotblast 06/11-06/12; surfacing 06/17-06/21

Dog Park Closures for Maintenance

Ann Day Park: Large Dog Park closed July 1-31, Small Dog Park closed August 1-31
Flowing Wells Park: Small Dog Park closed July 1-31, Large Dog Park closed August 1-31
McDonald Park: Small Dog Park closed July 1-31, Large Dog Park closed August 1-31
Star Valley Park: Small Dog Park closed July 1-31, Large Dog Park closed August 1-31

Arthur Pack Park

Pavement preservation projects for Arthur Pack Park.
June 17 – 21: East parking lot will be closed. Please use west parking lot. NO PARKING ALONG OVERTON ROAD.

Agua Caliente Park

Pima County is beginning the process of restoring Pond 1 at Agua Caliente Park. To view additional information including updates to project status, please visit our Agua Caliente Park home page.

Asphalt Preservation Project on The Loop

Santa Cruz River Park trail will be closed Monday, June 17; Tuesday, June 18; Tuesday, July 2 (see map)
Julian Wash trail will be closed Tuesday, June 18 - Friday, June 21; Wednesday, June 26; Friday, June 28; Monday, July 1 (see map)
Pantano River Park trail will be closed Thursday, June 27; Monday, July 1; Wednesday, July 3 (see map)
Harrison Greenway trail will be closed Saturday, June 22; Monday, July 1; Wednesday, July 3 (see map)

For more information on Loop closures or events visit The Loop page or view our interactive map.

Julian Wash

Tucson Diversion Channel/Country Club Road: A four-way stop has been installed at the site entrance to Kino South Sports Complex construction site (off of Benson Hwy.) and The Loop intersection, effective October 25, 2018. The stop will be in effect until the end of construction, estimated at January 2020. This is part of the first phase of the Kino South Sport Complex improvements, which will include 12 multi-use lighted turf fields; 20 lighted pickle ball courts; concession buildings; parking; restrooms; main access from Benson Highway; maintenance facilities and other items. Thanks for your cooperation in adhering to these travel conditions.

Santa Cruz River Park

Silverlake Road: The northeast Silverlake entry to the Santa Cruz River Park is closed for construction of the Heritage Project through the middle of June. The closure runs along the east trail on the soft path ONLY from Silverlake Road north to approximately 26th St. The entrance from Silverlake, at grade, onto the asphalt, also is closed. The main asphalt trail remains open for access under Silverlake Road, to both the north and the south.

Grant Road: Beginning April 22, the west bank of the Santa Cruz River Park between Grant Road and El Camino Del Cerro will be closed until the end of June. The closure will allow the Pima County Regional Flood Control District and Borderland Construction to begin removing sediment from the bed of the Santa Cruz River channel between Cushing Street and Speedway Boulevard for transport to Meander Bend. The work takes place weekdays from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The east bank will remain open and both paths will be open on weekends.

Ajo Way: The Arizona Department of Transportation will be reconstructing the Ajo Way Bridge over the Santa Cruz River. This bridge removal and replacement project will cause a long-term closure of the Chuck Huckelberry Loop (west bank) underpass at that location beginning October 30, 2018. There is not an existing east bank underpass at this location. ADOT project managers estimate the closure will run through December 2019. Crews will use the area to stage equipment and materials for the bridge project. Once complete, the new bridge will re-establish the existing west bank underpass and will also make room for construction of a new underpass on the east bank of the Santa Cruz which will allow the Pima County Regional Flood Control District to extend the shared-use path on the east side between the Julian Wash and Valencia Road.


Other Notices

Please Note: Please remember that Pima County Code (Chapter 6.04.030) requires dogs to be leashed and under control and also requires pet waste to be immediately picked up and properly disposed of in a sanitary manner. This applies to public spaces such as parks, trails, The Loop, open space, nature resource areas, river beds and most every public space except “dog parks”. For more information on responsible pet ownership please visit: http://webcms.pima.gov/community/animal_care/pet_owner_resources/ Thank you for your anticipated compliance.
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