South Mountain Freeway Archives

Gila River Indian Community files lawsuit against FHA/ADOT

Tribes Pursue Retail Projects

The Gila River Indian Community (the “Community”) filed a lawsuit today challenging the recent decision by the Federal Highway Administration and the Arizona Department of Transportation to build the South Mountain Freeway along a path that borders the Community and that runs directly through the South Mountain, land that is sacred to Community members. According… Read More →

Ahwatukee Residents See Ray Of Hope For South Mtn Freeway Alignment

Ahwatukee Residents See Hope for South Mtn Freeway Alignment
by in Blogs | Real Estate

Phoenix (December 10, 2010) – Ahwatukee residents are not enamored with the current Loop 202 plan in which a freeway cuts through their community and South Mountain. Those plans can change if the Gila River Indian Community (GRIC) Tribal Council decides in January to recommend a possible extension of Loop 202 on reservation land south of Ahwatukee Foothills.

Plannings Pays Off For 202 South Mountain Freeway

Loop 202 - AZ Business Magazine Oct/Nov 2006

The New 202 Plannings pays off for 202 South Mountain Freeway By David Schwartz Tom Tait Jr. just chuckles when quizzed about the future of his family’s land holdings in the West Valley, a large expanse of property that has been in the portfolio since the 1970s. Are there any great plans for development? Are… Read More →