Temporary Road Closure - Clarke Road, Penal


The Ministry of Works and Transport wishes to advise the general public that there will be a temporary road closure on the Clarke Road, Penal between the 4.5 and 4.6km marks, in the vicinity of LP#A34, effective Thursday October 27th, 2022 from 12:00pm.

It has become necessary to close the roadway due to a concern for the safety of road users. The Ministry of Works and Transport is pursuing emergency slope stabilization works.

Please be advised that this section of Clarke Road will be CLOSED to vehicular traffic until further notice. Alternative routes are available through Wilson Road and Rampersad Trace. (See maps below) The public is advised to utilize the alternative routes and comply with the following directions:

• Proceed with extreme caution and observe all directional signs and barriers.
• Comply with instructions issued by Police Officers and Traffic Wardens, where necessary, in order to facilitate a safe and orderly flow of traffic.
• Be aware of heavy equipment entering and exiting the work site.

The Ministry of Works and Transport regrets any inconvenience caused and thanks the public for its continued cooperation. For further information, please visit the Ministry of Works and Transport website at www.mowt.gov.tt or call 625-1225.

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