Monday 22 July, 2019

Traffic disruption on parts of Roosevelt, Beetham Highways on Sunday

The Ministry of Works and Transport (MOWT) is advising the general public that there will be a temporary traffic disruption along parts of the Beetham and Churchill Roosevelt Highways on Sunday between the hours of 7 AM to 7 PM.

The disruption will occur in the following areas:

- B 1/1 Beetham Highway (E/B), in the vicinity of the Barataria Overpass

- B 1/5 Churchill Roosevelt Highway (W/B), in the vicinity of Nestle Compound

- Churchill Roosevelt Highway, 0.1km (Barataria Overpass, West Bound)

- Churchill Roosevelt Highway, 3km (Aranguez Overpass, East Bound)

The MOWT says this is necessary in order to facilitate road strengthening works.

As a result, the following traffic restrictions will be in effect:

- B 1/1 Beetham Highway (E/B) - One lane of traffic will remain open during the proposed works.

- B 1/5 Churchill Roosevelt Highway (W/B) - Traffic will be diverted along the Churchill Roosevelt Highway Frontage Road.

- Churchill Roosevelt Highway, 0.1km (Barataria Overpass, W/B) - One lane of traffic will remain open during the proposed works.

- Churchill Roosevelt Highway, 3km (Aranguez Overpass, E/B) - One lane of traffic will remain open during the proposed works.

Motorists are advised to:

- Proceed with extreme caution and observe all directional signs and barriers.

- Follow instructions from Police Officers on site to facilitate a safe and orderly flow of traffic.

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

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