Hardy Drive


The Hardy Drive Streetscape project  will enhance the streetscape on Hardy Drive between University Drive and Broadway Road. The project will include bicycle and pedestrian enhancements, public art, ADA improvements and landscaping. The project is intended to promote neighborhood stability, sustainable business and development efforts while continuing Tempe's commitment to alternative modes of transportation. The project is identified in the Comprehensive Transportation Plan as part of the Tempe 2030 General Plan.

Public comment was available until Feb. 28, 2013 about the project and view the final design concept

Learn about the public art associated with this project.

This project is funded with $1.89 million in federal Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality grant money. The city of Tempe would also contribute (through the transit fund) a 5.7% match of the total grant money received. Construction will begin March 17, 2014 and last until Jan. 17, 2015.  

Contact project manager Robert Yabes for more information.