Blackburn Highway In East End To Close On Saturday, January 17

Friday, 16 January 2015 - 2:45pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is informing the public that the Blackburn Highway from Parham Town to the Queen Elizabeth Bridge will be closed to all vehicular and pedestrian traffic on Saturday, January 17 from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The purpose of the closure is to pave and rehabilitate the road in that area.

Traffic will be redirected through the Parham Town road.  Motorists are asked to exercise caution when traversing the area.

The Ministry sincerely apologises for any inconvenience caused.

Minister Vanterpool Pleased With Restorative Work On Old Prison

Thursday, 15 January 2015 - 4:45pm

Minister for Communications and Works Honourable Mark Vanterpool accompanied by Acting Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Communications and Works Anthony McMaster, Assistant Secretary for Ministry of Education and Culture Brenda Tye-Lettsome, City Manager Janice Braithwaite-Edwards and others visited the project site at the old Her Majesty’s Prison Building on Main Street where restorative work is underway to transform the building into a prison museum.  The tour was conducted by Project Manager Captain Hugh Whistler.

Parker Road To Close From Friday, January 16

Thursday, 15 January 2015 - 2:30pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is informing the public that Parker Road, Road Town which runs between Josh Bakery and Little Denmark will be closed for works from Friday, January 16 from 7:00 p.m. to vehicular traffic.  Works are expected to last for a 27 day period. 

Minister Vanterpool To Hold Office Hours On Jost Van Dyke

Thursday, 15 January 2015 - 2:30pm

Minister for Communication and Works Honourable Mark Vanterpool is informing the Jost Van Dyke community that he will hold office hours on Jost Van Dyke on Friday, January 23 from 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Jost Van Dyke Library.

Delays In Service Expected At Department Of Motor Vehicles

Wednesday, 14 January 2015 - 4:15pm

The Department of Motor Vehicles is informing their customers that they are to expect delays in service at both DMV branches.

Her Majesty’s Old Prison Building To Become Museum

Wednesday, 14 January 2015 - 11:45am

Work is underway with the renovation of Her Majesty’s old prison building on Upper Main Street as government continues with efforts to improve and enhance the city of Road Town.

Rehabilitation Work On Road Town Road Commences Today Jan 6

Tuesday, 6 January 2015 - 4:30pm

Rehabilitation work commences today January 6 on the Road Town road networks from the roundabout at the beginning of Walter James Francis Drive and on the end of Water Front Drive near Fort Burt.

This comes as government continues to modernise and improve the Territory’s infrastructure to keep them in line with international standards.

Road Works In Road Town To Take Place Tuesday, January 6

Tuesday, 6 January 2015 - 10:00am

The Ministry of Communications and Works is informing the motoring public that ongoing road rehabilitation works will take place in Road Town from Tuesday, January 6 to Friday, January 9.  Works are expected to take place in the evenings to minimise the impact on the flow of traffic.

On Tuesday westward bound traffic on the Walter James Francis Drive from the roundabout at Port Purcell to the traffic light at Wickham’s Cay II junction by the Moorings will be closed to vehicular traffic from 6:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m

A Portion Of Long Bush Road To Close On Sunday, December 21

Friday, 19 December 2014 - 4:15pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is advising the public that a section of Long Bush road in front of Billy’s Discount Supermarket, will be closed on Sunday, December 21 from 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.   

The closure is needed for works on the water pipeline upgrade project which involves the installation of pressure reducing water valves.

Motorists are advised to take alternative routes.

The Ministry apologises for any inconvenience that may be caused during this period.