Sunday 17 December, 2017

Traffic Alert: Temporary closure of Paria Main Road, Matelot

Drivers are advised of a traffic disruption along the Paria Main Road, Matelot due to roadworks from Friday, December 8 at 3:00 pm.

In a statement, the Ministry of Works and Transport (MOWT) said Paria Main Road, Matelot (71.5km) will be closed until Sunday at 5:00 pm, which is the planned time of completion. 

In light of above, citizens are advised to comply with the following:

- No vehicles would be allowed beyond the 70.5km mark except for those associated with the exercise. This is necessary for the safe manoeuvring of equipment for planned site activities. 

- Proceed with caution and observe all directional signs and barriers

- Motorists should not enter the work zone limit

- Comply with instructions from police officers on site to facilitate a safe and orderly flow of motor and pedestrian traffic

- Be aware of heavy equipment entering and exiting the site.

The Ministry said it regrets any inconvenience caused as a result and thanked the public for its cooperation.