Guam – The Guam Department of Public Works has released the following update on traffic trouble spots for the week ahead for October 18 through Friday October 24.
Route 1 in Yigo
Construction work continues on Marine Corps Drive at the intersection of Wusstig Road. Drivers traveling on Marine Corps Drive should anticipate daytime lane closures, delays and increased travel time on this portion of Route 1. Drivers approaching Marine Corps Drive at Wusstig Road are advised that left turns at the intersection continue to be prohibited.
Route 25 Alageta Road
Alageta Road between Kalamasa Drive and Route 26 will continue to be closed to all but local traffic. Drivers heading from Route 26 toward the airport will need to use the detours on Kalamasa Street and Ahau Street. Drivers are requested to follow the detour signs and reduce their speeds on the local streets.
Route 4 from McDonalds to Route 10
Travel lanes will continue to be restricted to one lane in each direction at the Tutujan (Sinajana) intersection. Drivers traveling to and from Hagatna should anticipate increased travel time and delays. Drivers continue to be advised to follow the construction signs and merge early into the thru traffic lanes.
Route 8/10/16 (Tri-Intersection)
Travel lanes will continue to be restricted to one lane for traffic heading toward Hagatna and Harmon. Drivers should anticipate long delays and increased travel time due to the reduced lanes.
Construction work continues on the Route 10 leg of the Tri-Intersection. Drivers heading to and from Mangilao should anticipate delays and increased travel time due to the lane restrictions necessary for this construction.
Drivers are encouraged to find alternate Routes and consider car pooling to reduce congestion at this intersection.
New Construction: Route 4 (Yona)
Construction work will continue on Route 4 between the lookout and Pago River. Drivers heading downhill are advised that the traffic lane has been shifted to the left. The additional lane for traffic heading uphill is no longer available due to the detour for the downhill lane. Persons traveling on this section of Route 4 should anticipate short delays and increased travel time.