Tag: road construction

NRA switches focus from LPH to other roads

NRA switches focus from LPH to other roads

| 03/09/2018 | 20 Comments

(CNS): Phase two of the Linford Pierson Highway (LPH) expansion project is on hold while government continues negotiations to purchase the necessary land to complete that road. In the meantime, the National Roads Authority (NRA) has switched focus to the new Elgin Avenue extension as well as a project in Savannah along the Shamrock Road […]

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Private sector called on to landscape road

Private sector called on to landscape road

| 15/08/2018 | 63 Comments

(CNS): The planning minister has said that the private sector will take care of the landscaping along the new Linford Pierson Highway expansion but government has no plans to plant trees, shrubs, hedges or bush around the new road. The original natural landscape has been left along the sides of parts of the newly expanded […]

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$7.1M mile-long stretch of LPH opens

$7.1M mile-long stretch of LPH opens

| 10/08/2018 | 55 Comments

(CNS): Phase one of the Linford Pierson Highway project was officially opened Friday morning, completing an important part of government’s plans to improve and expand the road network in and around George Town. Justifying the stretch of widened road, which is just over one-mile long and cost CI$7.1 million, the acting director of the National Roads […]

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Elgin Avenue extension underway

Elgin Avenue extension underway

| 20/07/2018 | 37 Comments

(CNS): The National Roads Authority (NRA) has begun work on the construction of the Elgin Avenue Extension in George Town. The project will see the road extended east from the CNB roundabout, connecting to a new two-lane roundabout, with exits to Printer Way and Crewe Road. Officials said that when construction is complete, drivers will not be […]

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