Tag: road works

Traffic flow changes accommodate work on LPH

Traffic flow changes accommodate work on LPH

| 13/11/2017 | 13 Comments
(CNS): As government continues with its road works programme in George Town, the next phase of work on the upgrade of Linford Pierson Highway to four lanes will see traffic flow changes in the area. The National Roads Authority said that from this week, east bound motorists will be diverted onto the [...]

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Bottleneck at Hurley’s Roundabout to be fixed

Bottleneck at Hurley’s Roundabout to be fixed

| 17/09/2017 | 87 Comments
(CNS): As government’s significant road improvement programme moves east, it will include a major, but as yet undecided, redesign of the Hurley’s Roundabout, possibly adding a third lane to it, and a reconstruction of the traffic flow along Shamrock Road. Speaking at a community meeting [...]

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CIG finances ETH extension from Dragon Bay sale

CIG finances ETH extension from Dragon Bay sale

| 21/07/2016 | 28 Comments
(CNS): The government is using over $5 million that it received as part of the sale of crown land to Dart to part finance the expansion of the Esterley Tibbetts Highway to four lanes from town to Camana Bay. Work began yesterday to clear government-owned land on the eastern side of the ETH-south to [...]

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Roadworks to step up as schools close for summer

Roadworks to step up as schools close for summer

| 29/06/2016 | 37 Comments
(CNS): The National Roads Authority (NRA) is stepping up its roadworks after schools close early in July, expanding and repairing roads in the Red Bay area. Work has already begun on the reconfiguration of the roundabout there and on the east-west arterial. Officials said that to improve safety, as [...]

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Road safety urged as roadworks spread

Road safety urged as roadworks spread

| 17/02/2016 | 7 Comments
(CNS): With new roads and road repair work going on all over Grand Cayman, the National Roads Authority (NRA) is making safety a priority and has planned specialised training this month for road workers. The authority is also urging drivers to play their part and pay close attention to signs and con [...]

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Dart begins work on overhead link

Dart begins work on overhead link

| 04/08/2015 | 61 Comments
(CNS) UPDATED: The Cayman Islands’ largest investor has begun work on an overpass and new road that will link Camana Bay to a five-star hotel planned for Seven Mile Beach. The Dart Group received planning permission from the CPA last month for the work, which will effectively create a tunnel a [...]

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Bodden Town water works close to finish

Bodden Town water works close to finish

| 18/06/2015 | 1 Comment
(CNS): Phase one of a Cayman Water Authority pipeline project that has seen works disrupting Bodden Town traffic for more than a month is coming to an end, officials have said. The authority expects to complete the job, weather permitting, by the end of this month, it stated in a release. The work, [...]

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Traffic disruption mounts on George Town roads

Traffic disruption mounts on George Town roads

| 08/05/2015 | 13 Comments
(CNS): A collapsed utilities manhole on Godfrey Nixon Way caused even more traffic chaos in the capital Thursday when the National Roads Authority was forced to close the key road by the Butterfield roundabout. The roadworks and heavy rain were behind the collapse, officials said, and the wet weathe [...]

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Access limited on GT road as work presses on

Access limited on GT road as work presses on

| 06/05/2015 | 3 Comments
(CNS): As government presses ahead with road works in the capital as a prelude to the rejuvenation of George Town, overnight work is set to start on Godfrey Nixon way on Wednesday. The National Roads Authority (NRA) will be closing night-time access to the link road from Eastern Avenue Wednesday ni [...]

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West Bay Road speed drops to 30mph

West Bay Road speed drops to 30mph

| 20/04/2015 | 14 Comments
(CNS): Drivers along the West Bay road will need to cut their speed next month as the limit will be dropping from 40mph to 30mph. The planning minister, who also has responsibility for roads, has said that the traffic law regulations will be amended to change the speed limit on the road, one of the [...]

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Key GT road widen works begin

Key GT road widen works begin

| 09/04/2015 | 16 Comments
(CNS): Godfrey Nixon Way, which is an important link between Eastern Avenue and the Butterfield Roundabout in George Town, is being widened to three lanes. The National Roads Authority (NRA) began the preliminary road works at the beginning last week and said they hope to have the work completed by [...]

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