Posted on February 24, 2016

The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announces that it will put in place a temporary closure on part of the Wholesale Market Street in both directions, from the Mesaimeer Passport and Immigration Office to near the entrance of Al Jazeera Academy. The closure will be implemented in coordination with the Traffic Department in four phases:

The first phase: Thursday 25 February 201611:00PM to Sunday 28 February 4:00AM  

The second phase: Thursday 3 March 201611:00PM to Sunday 6 March 2016, 4:00AM

The third phase: From Thursday 10 March 2016 11:00PM to Sunday 13 March 2016, 4:00AM 

The fourth phase: From Thursday 17 March 2016 11:00PM to Sunday 20 March 2016, 4:00AM

Drivers travelling to Bu Hamour, Ain Khalid, the Wholesale Market, and Al Thumama areas, will have to use Rawdat Al Khail Street or the alternatives routes.

Ashghal will install road signs to advise motorists of the closure. The authority requests all road users to abide by the speed limits, and follow the road signs to ensure their safety.