The Roadwork Ahead: MONDAY January 13 – SUNDAY January 19

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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: MONDAY January 13 – SUDNAY January 19

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.

North and southbound Marine Corps Drive between Route 4 and Route 8 will be reduced to one lane nightly through Thursday, January 9, between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. as well as all day on weekends for bridge demolition.

Chalan Santo Papa onto Route 8 is restricted to right turn only.

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 4 Ylig Bridge (Yona)
Construction work at the Ylig Bridge continues this week with roadside works including concrete swales, metal railings and sedimentation basin.

Lane closures and traffic detours may be required for the safety of motorists traveling in the area. The new bridge is now open with a posted sign of 15 MPH speed limit for the next few weeks as the contractor completes the work. Motorists should expect intermittent traffic delays. Motorists should observe the posted speed limit and all construction signs.

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 closure at this time.