Ministry of Communications and Works
Public Works Department
Release Date:
Saturday, 5 March 2022 - 4:35pm

Motorists are advised that the Blackburn Highway Bridge in the vicinity of Alphonso’s Gas Station in East End and Parham Town entrance has been severely compromised.

Effective immediately, Heavy Equipment is restricted from traversing this area!

All other motorists are advised to approach with extreme caution or use alternate routes.

Demolition works will begin on Sunday, March 6 at 12:00 noon and works are expected to last ten weeks. An alternate route will be demarcated during the construction phase. Commuters are asked to adhere to all traffic signs and proceed with caution.

Any inconvenience caused is regretted.


Giovanni Herbert

Information Officer
Telephone:  468-2035
Email: gherbert@gov.vg