Major roadworks in George

Major upgrades on roads in George will impact on road users for the next few months, starting May 2018.

Project 1: Courtenay Road

Description: Upgrade/rehabilitation of Courtenay Road from the railway bridge to York Street Circle. Phase One comprises work on the outer lanes in both directions, followed by (Phase Two) a new wearing course placed over all four lanes.

Project period: Early May 2018 – end July 2018

Traffic impact: Section of one lane (about 100m at a time) closed at night 6pm-6am. Minimal impact during the day.

Driving comfort: There may be a 30mm road surface difference between sections completed and the existing surface during the first phase of the project. Please take care when changing lanes and under wet conditions when the Phase One road surface will be more slippery. Low profile vehicles to take extra care.

Bus stops: Temporary bus stops will be provided when required.

Project enquiries: Uhambiso 044 874 2380

The George Municipality apologises for the inconvenience and appeals to road users to be patient and exercise caution near roadworks. Please look out for and adhere to special road signage and roadworks personnel.

Details of more roadworks projects to follow shortly.

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