Thursday 17 October, 2019

Traffic disruptions announced for weekend road works

Road works in Central Trinidad beginning this weekend will see one road closure and a temporary traffic disruption in place.

The Works and Transport Ministry advised that a temporary road closure along Bridle Road (Endeavour Road), Cunupia will be in effect from the Bridge near Elohim Road to Monroe Road Public Cemetery on June 8 and 9 and again the following weekend June 15 and 16 between the hours of 8 am to 5 pm to facilitate road rehabilitation works.

Then, along the Freeport Parallel Access Road near the Calcutta Road Tunnel (Courts Freeport) a temporary traffic disruption will be in place between the hours of 7 am to 7 pm on Saturday and Sunday to facilitate works on the Freeport Parallel Access Road at this location.

The Ministry said a 100m section of the Freeport Parallel Access Road, south of Calcutta Tunnel, would be closed to vehicular traffic.

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, and be aware of heavy equipment entering and exiting the site.

For further information, visit the Ministry's website ( or call the Highways Division at 625-4671.

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