A small part of Al Corniche Street, at the interchange in front of the Post Office will be closed for two days by the Public Works Authority due to some maintenance works. The street will be closed on Friday, August 25 at 1am and lasts until Saturday evening August 26, 2017.
The closure is supposed to take place over two consecutive stages, the first stage includes closing a part of the main Corniche Street in the direction from Sheraton Hotel to Ministry of Interior.
Commuters will have to turn right onto Al Markhiya Street to get to Lekhwair Intersection and make a U-turn to go back to Al Corniche Street, as shown in the attached map.
After the completion of first stage, work will start on stage two, which includes closing the slip roads going from Al Corniche Street into and out of Al Markhiya Street. Commuters have to stop at the interchange in front of the Post Office and turn onto Al Markhiya Street and vice versa.
All commuters are urged to abide by the speed limits, and follow the road signs to ensure their and others safety.