The Ministry and the contractor for the New Providence Improvement and Infrastructure Project are working on returning traffic to several key road corridors by expediting works so that the first layer of asphalt can be completed.
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As part of a major Cable Beach resort investment project, Baha Mar officially opened West Bay Street on Friday, November 11.
Leaders from around the region and the United States of America converged for the Second Caribbean-United States Security Cooperation Dialogue.
Residents of Central Andros clapped as a sign of approval as the Government executed a contract for reconstruction of the Fresh Creek Dock in Central Andros.
As the government executed a contract to rehabilitate the bridges in South Andros, fears were expressed for residents who daily make the dangerous trek across the bridges to and from school and work.
As of Friday, November 4, 2011 the road closure on Prince Charles Drive between Beatrice Avenue and Garden Road will be extended to Wilson Way (the corner near Kentucky Fried Chicken). Motorists are advised to follow the diversion signs that are posted.
The Minister of Public Works and Transport Neko C. Grant is appealing to motorists and residents to contact the ministry to report locations of potholes that have developed throughout New Providence.
Minister Neko Grant said that the new straw market will correct the ills of the current flea-market, namely sales of “knock off” goods, illegal sub-leasing of stalls; operation of multiple stalls by individual vendors; harassment of tourists; disorderly behaviour and existence of criminal activities.
The results of a land contamination study on the development of Big Pond Park are presently being reviewed by The Ministry of Public Works and Transport.