Register | Forgot Your Password? | Close

CAMP VERDE, Ariz. -- A rest stop along Interstate 17 near Camp Verde will be closed while crews renovate the water system.

The Arizona Department of Transportation has closed the McGuireville rest area on both sides of interstate for 45 days. Crews will be upgrading the restrooms, pump house and sewer lines, and drilling a new well.

The project began in early June but hadn't required a long-term closure.

Transportation officials are encouraging motorists to use other facilities in Flagstaff or the Sunset Point rest area about 50 miles south of the McGuireville rest area.

Associated Press,

share this story:
Attention Comment Users: We have recently changed our comments boards.
We would like you to be part of the conversation and The Voice of Arizona by logging in with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing KTAR (Arizona Sports) account members will need to create a Disqus account or use one of the aforementioned social media logins. Thank you.
comments powered by Disqus

World Class Arizona

  • Dignity Health

    World Class People. World Class Company. Excellent care, delivered with compassion, for all in need.
  • CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company

    SCF Arizona has a new name. They are now CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company.
  • Taylor Morrison

    World Class People. World Class Company. We are a national home builder committed to building homes inspired by you.
  • Go Daddy

    World Class People. World Class Company. Go Daddy is a Fortune 100 "Best Companies to Work For."
  • Avnet

    World Class People. World Class Company. Here's information on a Fortune 500 company from Arizona.

Voice For A Better Arizona

  • Working For Arizona

    The business and economics of Arizona at the start of 2014 and looking forward.
  • Arizonans In Need

    Putting a focus on charities and organizations who provide help and/or need your help to fulfill their missions.