Temporary Road Closure - Reservoir Hill, Off Southern Main Road, Point Fortin


The Ministry of Works and Transport wishes to advise the public that there will be a temporary road closure Off Southern Main Road, Point Fortin during the period June 2019 to November 2019. The hours of work will be between 8:00AM to 5:00PM to facilitate Slope Stabilization works which will include the construction of a retaining wall, the construction of a reinforced sand embankment and other associated works.

 In light of the above, motorists are advised to comply with the following:

  • Proceed with caution and observe all directional signs and barriers

  • Motorists should drive at a reduced speed on approaching the work zone

  • Comply with instructions from Traffic control officers on site to facilitate a safe and orderly flow of traffic

  • Be aware of heavy equipment entering and exiting the site

  • Drive with caution on all milled (possibly uneven) surfaces

 ALTERNATIVE ROUTES (Please see attached map):
Ø  Traffic heading towards Reservoir Hill can continue along S. Central Road and turn right unto Reservoir Hill.
Ø  Local traffic can access Reservoir Hill from the Southern Main Road and turn left unto Reservoir Hill.


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 the PURE Unit at 638-2350/675-4052.


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