The Roadwork Ahead: Monday April 28 – Sunday May 4

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Guam  – The Guam Department of  Public Works has released the following list of road construction projects that may cause traffic delays in the week ahead.

               TRAFFIC ADVISORY FOR APRIL 28 – May 4

ROUTE 1/8 (Hagåtña Bridges)  Motorists traveling through this area are advised to be aware of new lane configurations, lane shifts and detours:

Marine Corps Drive between Route 4 and Route 8 is reduced to two lanes in each direction during daytime hours.

In preparation for asphalt paving, Route 1, Route 8, and Route 4 will be reduced to one lane in each direction nightly between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. through Wednesday, April 30 in the following areas:

Route 1 between Chamorro Village and Mitsubishi Dealer.
Route 1 southbound left turn lane onto Route 8.
Route 8 between Marine Corps Drive and Chalan Santo Papa.
Route 4 between Marine Corps Drive and Chalan Santo Papa.

Motorists are advised to drive cautiously through construction zones and observe all posted speed limit and construction signs. Alternative routes and/or adjusting drive times when feasible are encouraged.

ROUTE 17, PHASE 2A   Motorists traveling through this area are advised to be aware of new lane configurations, lane shifts and detours:

Two-way traffic will be intermittently reduced to a flagger controlled one-lane, one-way traffic for surveying and saw cutting.

Motorists are advised to drive cautiously and observe all posted speed limit, construction signs, and flagmen. Alternative routes and/or adjusting drive times when feasible are encouraged.

ROUTE 4, YLIG BRIDGE (Yona)   Construction work at the Ylig Bridge continues this week with installation of traffic signs and miscellaneous roadside works. The activities may change as the weather or other conditions may permit.

Lane closures and traffic detours may be required for the safety of motorists traveling in the area. Motorists should observe the posted speed limit and all construction signs.

ROUTE 1, ASAN & AGUADA BRIDGES REHABILITATION 
  The contractor’s survey crews will be working at site this week. Starting this Wednesday the contractor will be closing one lane in each direction from 9 a.m. through 4 p.m. for the next two weeks at the Aguada Bridge site. Motorists should observe the posted speed limit and all construction signs and expect intermittent traffic delays during the day.

ROUTE 4, TOGCHA RIVER TO IPAN BEACH PARK
  Drivers should expect two-way traffic to be reduced to a flagger controlled one lane, one-way traffic during daytime road construction operations. Motorists should observe the posted speed limit and all construction signs and expect intermittent traffic delays and lane closures during the day as the contractor is working.

ROUTE 4, AGFAYAN BRIDGE REPLACEMENT (Inarajan)
  The contractor is working at the Agfayan Bridge located south of the Inarajan pier (facing Bear Rock). Motorists should observe the posted speed limit and all construction signs and expect intermittent traffic delays during the day. Traffic control is installed and there is a one-lane, one-way traffic at this time. 

For more information contact:
Guam Transportation Information Center
Telephone: 646-3452
Email: helpdesk@guamtransportationprogram.com and highways@dpw.guam.gov
Website: www.guamtransportationprogram.com