29 Mar 2012
TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR THE COUVA/PREYSAL INTERCHANGE
The Ministry of Works and Infrastructure wishes to advise the general public of the implementation of a new Traffic Management Plan in the vicinity of the Couva/Preysal Interchange (see diagram attached).
The Plan will take effect from Tuesday April 3, 2012. As a result, motorists are advised to comply with the following:-
- Observe all barriers and directional signs.
- Adhere to instructions from Police Officers / Traffic Wardens in order to have this plan successfully implemented.
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COUVA/PREYSAL INTERCHANGE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT DIVERSION PLAN
Vehicles traveling along the southbound (SB) lanes of the Solomon Hochoy Highway (SHH) wishing to access Preysal/Gran Couva should use the existing exit ramp and proceed east.
Vehicles traveling along the SB lanes of the SHH wishing to access Balmain/Couva/Rivulet Road/Point Lisas should exit unto the newly constructed ramp south of the overpass and proceed unto the loop and continue west unto Couva Main Road (CMR).
Vehicles traveling along the CMR wishing to access the SB lanes of the SHH should do so by turning south at the newly constructed intersection located east of the overpass.
Vehicles traveling along the CMR wishing to access Balmain/Couva should continue west at the north roundabout (N)along the CMR while vehicles wishing to access Rivulet Road/Point Lisas should turn south at the north roundabout (N) unto the Point Lisas Link Road (PLLR) and continue west at the southroundabout (S).
Vehicles travelling east along the CMR wishing to access the northbound (NB) lanes of the SHH should turn north at the north roundabout (N) and continue to the highway.
Vehicles traveling along the NB lanes of the SHH wishing to access Rivulet Road/Point Lisas/Balmian/Couva/Preysal/Gran Couva should exit at the newly constructed exit ramp.
Vehicles traveling along the PLLR wishing to access Preysal/Gran Couva or the SB lanes of the SHH should proceed north at the south roundabout (S) and continue east at the north roundabout (N) to the CMR.
Vehicles wishing to access Balmain/Couvafrom the PLLR should proceed west at the north roundabout (N) to the CMR.
Vehicles traveling along the PLLR wishing to access the northbound lanes of the SHH should proceed east at the south roundabout (S), continue along the newly constructed entrance ramp and continue to the SHH.
For further information, please call the PURE Unit at 638-2350.
The Ministry of Works and Infrastructure regrets any inconvenience caused and thanks the public for its cooperation.