Loop 101 64th Street Exit is Open!

101-64Once a freeway exit to nowhere off Loop 101, the 64th Street exit is now open to traffic. Less than a mile of road opened in May 2015 connecting the freeway to Mayo Boulevard to the south. The new exit may help relieve congestion for commuters using the Scottsdale Road or 56th Street exits, but city leaders say the project is part of preparation for the biomedical corridor that they expect the area to become in the near future.

The freeway interchange at 64th Street was first approved in 2004 under the Maricopa Association of Governments regional transportation plan. But until May, the exit connected to nowhere. Halted plans for development, costs and other challenges left Phoenix’s Street Transportation Department unable to complete the road. When the Mayo Clinic, located at 56th Street and Mayo Boulevard, began building a cancer center to the east they gave Phoenix thousands of truckloads of dirt to use for the new road. The donation of dirt saved the city about $600,000 for construction on the 64th exit, the total exit project cost was about $7.42 million according to the Phoenix Street Transportation Department.

The Mayo Clinic cancer center is set to open in 2016 and will be served by the new road and freeway exit. Other health projects planned for the area south of Desert Ridge will also require roads to expand and community developments likely are to follow.

Contact the Sibbach Team to view Desert Ridge homes for sale. 480-588-0514


Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages

Ready to talk? Call us today.

  • #1 AZ Real Estate Team

  • Best REALTOR® In The Valley 2017

    - Nominee

    Finalists will be announced in October 2016

  • Top Ranked Real Estate Team

    - Phoenix Business Journal

    2015, 2016

  • Top 10 Buyer’s Agent

    - by Sales Volume

    Homes & Land Magazine 2015, 2016

  • Top 10 Producing Agent

    - by Sales Volume

    Homes & Land Magazine 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

  • Top 1% of REALTORS®

    - in Maricopa County by Sales Volume

    Arizona Regional MLS 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Real Estate Agent of the Year

    - Finalist

    AZ Business Magazine – 2014

  • #1 Real Estate Team

    - in Arizona

    Ranking Arizona – 2014

  • #1 Agent by Sales Volume

    - in Arizona

    Realty One Group, North Scottsdale Office -2015, 2016 Realty One Group, Scottsdale Office - 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 Realty One Group, National - April 2014

  • Gold Zone Award

    - in Arizona

    Realty One Group, National - 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Real Trends

    (National REALTOR® Rankings)

    Best Real Estate Agents in America 2014

See More
  • Date: 4/18/2019

    Source: Email

    I think of you often, and just wanted you to know that you made such an impression on me, and you were such a joy - Read More

  • Date: 04/05/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Elise helped my wife and I purchase our first home and we were astounded with the work she did! She often checked in with us - Read More

  • Date: 03/30/2019

    Source: Zillow

    We were in the market for an investment property in AZ as we live out-of-state. Not having the time to spend in AZ looking at - Read More

  • Date: 03/28/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Cheryl was a pleasure to work with! She was patient with us when we kept changing our minds about where to live, price range, size, - Read More

  • Date: 03/22/2019

    Source: Zillow

    Neal represented me in the sale of my house. He is hardworking, caring and a dedicated agent. I highly recommend Neal for all real estate - Read More

See More