22 January 2016
The Koronubu Bridges 1 and 2 on Koronubu Road in Ba will be closed from 8am Monday 23 January for repairs.
The Bridge will be closed from 8.00am Monday 23rd January and will re-open at 6.00pm on Thursday 16th February.
Fiji Roads Authority Chief Executive Officer John Hutchinson says both the bridge closure will allow their contractors Higgins (Fiji) Limited to carry out the important maintenance works.
“Works will include clearing of debris, replacing the steel bridge beam and bridge deck, replacing of running boards and wheel guards and painting.”
He said there is an alternative access along Naboutolu Road and linked to Navala Road.
“We are advising the public travelling along this area to take this notice into account when finalising travel plans.”
Mr Hutchinson said the FRA wishes to apologise for the inconvenience however, once the repair work is completed the people of Koronubu can expect to travel on an improved and safer bridge.