Third Mainland Bridge (File Photo)
The Lagos State Government has introduced that there might be a complete closure of the Third Mainland Bridge from midnight of Friday, February 26 until midnight of Saturday, February 27.
The Commissioner for Transportation, Dr Frederic Oladeinde, says the 24-hour closure would allow the contractors transfer the tools used in the course of the rehabilitation course of off the bridge fully to permit each the Oworonshoki and Adeniji certain lanes to open totally to site visitors.
He defined that the closure was crucial having accomplished the alternative of the 12 growth joints and to demobilise the superstructure of the bridge.
Oladeinde urged motorists to make use of various routes.
Read the total assertion beneath.
Third Mainland Bridge: LASG To Shut Bridge For 24hours For Removal Of Equipment Used During The Rehabilitation Works
Having accomplished the alternative of the twelfth growth joint and to demobilize the superstructure of the Third Mainland Bridge, the Lagos State Government will shut down the Bridge from midnight Friday, twenty sixth to midnight Saturday, twenty seventh February, 2021.
The Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde said that the whole closure of the bridge was slated to allow the contractors transfer the tools used in the course of the rehabilitation course of off the bridge fully to permit each the Oworonshoki and Adeniji certain lanes open totally to site visitors.
The Commissioner, due to this fact, suggested Motorists from Ogudu, Alapere and Gbagada to make use of Ikorodu Road, Jibowu and Yaba as various routes, whereas Iyana Oworoshoki-bound site visitors from Lagos-Island, Iddo, (*26*), Adekunle and Yaba are enjoined to make use of Herbert Macaulay Way, Jibowu and Ikorodu Road as various routes.
Oladeinde assured that Traffic Management Personnel can be deployed alongside the affected routes to attenuate and deal with any site visitors impediments in the course of the closure.
Commending Lagosians for his or her cooperation in the course of the extended restore works of the Bridge, the Commissioner assured that the bridge is now secure to be used by one and all.
Dr. Frederic Oladeinde
Honourable Commissioner for Transportation.