Monthly Archives: December 2013

Section of Hunt Highway to be Closed beginning December 29

Happy Holidays!

Here’s another press release from the county regarding the work being done on Hunt Hwy. Please use this link to send to your contacts.

Pinal County Communications & Public Affairs
News Release
December 24, 2013                                            Contact: Joe Pyritz (520) 866-6226


Section of Hunt Highway to be Closed beginning December 29

FLORENCE – Pinal County Public Works is announcing a closure of Hunt Highway between Empire Road and Mountain Vista Road beginning on Sunday, December 29 at 1:00 PM until Monday, December 30 at 5:00 AM. Only emergency vehicles will be allowed between Empire Boulevard and Mountain Vista Road on Hunt Highway.

To detour around the construction zone: driving north on Hunt Highway, turn right on Gary Road. Go north on Gary Road until you reach Empire Boulevard. Make a left turn on Empire Boulevard and proceed westerly until you reach Ellsworth Road.

Driving south to Hunt Highway, proceed straight on Empire Boulevard until you reach Gary Road. Make a right hand turn on Gary Road and proceed south until you reach Hunt Highway. (If you are driving on Ellsworth Road, you will need to turn left at the intersection of Empire Boulevard and Ellsworth Road.)