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City commences with road resurfacing in Belhar<p>‚Äč'The roadworks will commence tonight, 11 December 2023, and we anticipate it to be complete by Friday, 22 December 2023, weather permitting. The work will be done on weekday nights from 19:00 until 05:00. We ask that residents please cooperate with the teams on the ground so that we can complete this project as efficiently as possible, and before the festive season. Our teams are working hard right up until the end of the year to ensure that the residents of Belhar can benefit from the new roads,' said the City of Cape Town's Mayoral Committee Member for Urban Mobility, Councillor Rob Quintas.</p><p>The resurfacing works will include the following:</p><ul><li>The milling and removal of existing bituminous and granular material in areas demarcated for base patches</li><li>The construction of base patches</li><li>The removal of the existing asphalt surface and replacing it with a hot-mix asphalt</li></ul><p>The benefit of resurfacing roads includes improved road safety conditions and riding quality. Regular maintenance prolongs the longevity of the City's road network to ensure we all have access to good quality roads.</p><p>Travelling in both directions of Robert Sobukwe Road will be affected as the work is scheduled to take place on both carriageways. Only one lane will be open to traffic in each direction along Robert Sobukwe Road during working times.</p><p>The City of Cape Town recommends that road users be cautious while work is under way, to drive slower, be vigilant in and around the roadworks, and to consider alternative roads where possible.</p><p><strong>End</strong><br></p>2023-12-10T22:00:00ZGP0|#1d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70;L0|#01d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70|City news;GTSet|#62efe227-07aa-45e7-944c-ceebacca891dGP0|#64b963e9-b332-43e2-a913-8829ff3d5853;L0|#064b963e9-b332-43e2-a913-8829ff3d5853|road;GTSet|#2e3de6c1-9951-4747-8f53-470629a399bb;GP0|#0f9ef4b6-2013-4632-8eef-738412de9010;L0|#00f9ef4b6-2013-4632-8eef-738412de9010|project;GP0|#6cb38735-cd3a-4227-b28c-9617ffeb8c74;L0|#06cb38735-cd3a-4227-b28c-9617ffeb8c74|Belhar10


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