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Temporary closure of Railway Level Crossing on Mukwano road for construction

Temporary closure of Railway Level Crossing on Mukwano road for construction

In a bid to improve safety and enhance transportation infrastructure, the railway level crossing located along Mukwano Road will undergo temporary closure for construction works.

This development aims to address existing concerns and ensure the smooth flow of traffic in the area.

The closure which started on Friday 1 will last for the duration of the construction period, is necessary to facilitate the implementation of essential upgrades.

These improvements will encompass various aspects, such as the enhancement of signaling systems, track maintenance, and the installation of advanced safety measures.

However  the decision to temporarily close the railway level crossing on Mukwano Road was made after consultation with relevant authorities and transportation experts.

By temporarily halting traffic at this intersection, it will be possible to execute the necessary construction activities efficiently and effectively, minimizing any inconveniences caused to road users.

During the closure period, alternative routes have been identified to ensure uninterrupted commuting for motorists and pedestrians.

Meanwhile a temporary diversionary route connecting the Mukwano roundabout to jinja road has since been created and it’s a single carriage temporary road.

Signage will be prominently displayed to guide road users and direct them to the designated detour paths. It is essential that all commuters adhere to the instructions provided and exercise caution while navigating through the alternative routes.

The construction works at the railway level crossing on Mukwano Road are part of a broader initiative to modernize and upgrade transportation infrastructure across the region.

The improvements will not only enhance safety but also contribute to the overall efficiency of the railway network, benefiting both commuters and the economy at large. Authorities responsible for overseeing the project assure the public that every effort will be made to complete the construction works within the stipulated time frame.

Regular updates will be provided to keep the community informed about the progress and any changes that may arise during the construction process.

Once the construction works are finalized and the necessary safety standards are met, the railway level crossing on Mukwano Road will be reopened.

The renewed crossing will provide an improved and safer commuting experience for all road users, marking a significant milestone in the region’s transportation infrastructure development.

The temporary closure of the railway level crossing along Mukwano Road for construction works demonstrates the commitment to enhancing safety and upgrading transportation infrastructure.

The cooperation and understanding of the public during this period are greatly appreciated, and all necessary measures are being taken to ensure minimal disruption to daily commuting.

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