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Ten City Bowl roads getting a facelift<p>The maintenance work entails the resurfacing of 10 roads in various suburbs, all-in-all covering a distance of over 3 000m. If all goes as planned, the work will commence on Thursday, 19 May 2022. </p><p>‘Road maintenance is crucial to prolong the lifespan of our road network, even more so before the winter rains. Unfortunately, this type of work always comes with some inconvenience, and I want to ask residents in the affected suburbs in the City Bowl to be patient while this is ongoing. We will try and get the work done as soon as possible, pending any bad weather and other unforeseen delays,’ said the City’s Mayoral Committee Member for Urban Mobility, Councillor Rob Quintas.</p><p>All roads will be closed during working hours and reopened after 17:00 while the project is ongoing. In Maitland, Product Street will be closed for the week and an alternative route will be indicated to road users. </p><p>The following roads form part of the project:</p><ul><li><div style="text-align:left;">Dawes Street, from Longmarket Street to the cul de sac, Bo-Kaap</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">Ivy Street, from Kloof Street to the cul de sac, Gardens</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">Woodburn Crescent, from Invermark Crescent to Molteno Street, Gardens</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">Breda Street, from Gladstone Street to Mill Street, Gardens</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">Gladiolus Avenue, around the park, Gardens</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">Kings Road, from Kloof Road to Regent Road, Sea Point</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">Nettleton Road, from Kloof Road to the cul de sac, Bantry Bay</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">Sunderland Street, from 7th Avenue to 10th Avenue, Kensington</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">Canterbury Road, from Caledon Street to Roeland Street, Zonnebloem</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">Product Road, from the rail crossing to 50m west from the crossing, Maitland</div></li></ul><p>The work will take place as follows:</p><ul><li><div style="text-align:left;">From 19 May to 7 June 2022</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">On weekdays, from 07:30 to 17:00</div></li><li><div style="text-align:left;">Work will happen on weekends and public holidays only when required</div></li></ul><p>‘The old asphalt layers will be milled and filled with new asphalt to create a smooth riding surface along these roads. Once done, all residents and visitors will benefit from the improved road surfaces,’ said Councillor Quintas.</p><p><br><strong>End</strong></p>2022-05-15T22:00:00ZGP0|#1d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70;L0|#01d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70|City news;GTSet|#62efe227-07aa-45e7-944c-ceebacca891dGP0|#f1734e52-da42-4cfc-a3a5-3514093d3513;L0|#0f1734e52-da42-4cfc-a3a5-3514093d3513|roads;GTSet|#2e3de6c1-9951-4747-8f53-470629a399bb;GP0|#3e84e2ed-3e2d-44ae-a5b6-af54ef207755;L0|#03e84e2ed-3e2d-44ae-a5b6-af54ef207755|maintenance10

 

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