Posted on January 18, 2016

The Public Works Authority, 'Ashghal' announces that the exit ramp A leading from Al Shamal Road to Al Kheesa Road, will be closed as of Wednesday 20 January 2016 for a period of six months.

Another closure will also be implemented on Dohat Um al Maa Street (two-way section) between Wadi Asma Street and Al Kheesa Roundabout East of Al Kheesa Interchange (N10) and traffic will be diverted to the road parallel to Al Shamal Road and Wadi Al Asma Street. Traffic heading from Al Ebb area toward Al Kheesa will be diverted to Wadi Asma Street, then Wadi Al Ebb Street, and onto Al Kheesa Street. Traffic heading from Al Shamal Road to Al KheesaJeryan Jenaihat, and Al Kharaitiyat areas will be diverted to the road parallel to Al Shamal Road and use Loop B on Al Kheesa Interchange leading to Al Kharaitiyat Area or continue driving until they reach a right-hand turn leading them onto an existing single-carriageway diversion with one traffic lane for each direction as shown in the attached map.

The diversion is required to carry out improvement works on Al Kheesa Interchange (N10) as part of the North Road enhancement project. Ashghal will install road signs advising 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.