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An ADOT crew puts up a sign on US 93 in 2014.

Building I-11 through Avra Valley would mean more costly suburban sprawl far away from where existing jobs and services are, along with environmental disruption, disturbing a wildlife corridor and the rural lifestyle of residents, and potential contamination of Tucson's water supply. Read more»

Interstate 11 is still years away from being a reality but it's still time to keep asking questions

It's too soon to tell if a proposed Tucson bypass is good for our city or something to be fought for the good of our summer-clad Pueblo. It's definitely worth getting the lowdown and asking questions. Read more» 1

The proposed Interstate 11 west of Tucson is a boondoggle that doesn't benefit our city and doesn't benefit our neighbors in Pima County (unless you happen to be a real estate speculator). Read more» 4

The Department of Transportation will conduct a public meeting Wednesday evening in Tucson to discuss proposed plans for Interstate 11. The meeting will be the second of three held in Southern Arizona to gather input on a recommended corridor that runs between Nogales and Wickenburg, north of Phoenix. Read more» 1

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer and Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval unveiled signs last month on the planned Interstate 11 along its route near the Hoover Dam.

Supporters of the proposed Interstate 11 met Wednesday in Washington where they expressed optimism about the future of the long-discussed highway that could link Phoenix and Las Vegas – and possibly beyond. Read more» 1

A study by Pima County suggests that the proposed Interstate 11 connecting Las Vegas with the Phoenix area and the border bypass Tucson through Avra Valley.

Interstate 11, a proposed commerce and trade route from Las Vegas to the Mexican border, could be built in Avra Valley, just west of the Tucson Mountains. Read more» 2

An interview with Ramon Valadez, chairman of the Pima County Board of Supervisors. Also, a conversation with Dr. William Hartmann, co-founder of the Tucson-based Planetary Science Institute and recent recipient of the Shoemaker Distinguished Lunar Scientist Award. Read more»

Imagine Greater Tucson Executive Director Mike Holmes, Tucsonsentinel.com Editor and Publish Dylan Smith, Rt. Lt. Gen. John Regni, Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll, Financial Adviser Shelly Fishman Read more»

Participants in an Arizona Department of Transportation public meeting on the proposed Interstate 11 linking Phoenix and Las Vegas add ideas to a map of the draft alignment. The meeting is part of a two-year, $2.5 million study by transportation officials in Arizona and Nevada.

The Arizona Department of Transportation is undertaking a two-year study of a proposed highway — Interstate 11 — linking the Phoenix metro area with Las Vegas. Read more»