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Road works force diversion of traffic along Constant Spring Road tomorrow

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — The National Works Agency (NWA) says that traffic will be diverted from a section of Constant Spring Road tomorrow, July 19, to facilitate pipe-laying works between the Oakwood Apartments and Shortwood Road.

The traffic change will affect motorists travelling in the south-bound lane towards Half-Way-Tree.

NWA, in an advisory today, said that motorists will be re-directed onto Central Avenue, East Avenue, then Goodwood Terrace to exit onto Constant Spring Road in the vicinity of Telstar Cable Limited.

NWA Acting Manager, Communication and Customer Services, Ramona Lawson explained that as activities increase on the major road construction projects across the Corporate Area, motorists should, from time to time, expect traffic restrictions along some roads.

Lawson said that a major part of the current activities on both the Hagley Park and Constant Spring Road improvement projects involve the installation of sewer and water pipes as well as stormwater culverts.

She said these works are being undertaken, in some sections, along the centre of the existing roadway which makes lane restrictions unavoidable.

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