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State Route 260 through the Verde Valley is now on ADOT’s 5-Year Plan.

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'Overjoyed': SR 260 expansion is in the fast lane

It has been a long road, but a lobbying effort to fund the widening of State Route 260 from Thousand Trails to Camp Verde has finally paid off. And it was a Verde Valley-wide affair with support from all fronts. During a special meeting of the State Transportation Board in Phoenix Tuesday to finalize the state Five Year Transportation Plan, the board agreed to fund the expansion in a generous way.