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428 Traffic Tickets Issued From Nov 7 to Dec 5

428 Traffic Tickets Issued From Nov 7 to Dec 5

428 tickets were issued for traffic offences from Monday, November 7th 2022 to Monday, December 5th, 2022. A police spokesperson said, “That’s down from 702 in the previous reporting period. In addition, this reporting period saw 48 Motorist Advice Notices, [MANs], which are official written warnings given to motorists by police officers issued;... Read more of this article

Dec 5 – 8: Partial Lane Closure On Middle Road

Dec 5 – 8: Partial Lane Closure On Middle Road

The Ministry of Public Works advised that “BELCO will be pulling their fiber optic lines through the newly installed manholes on Middle Road from Belmont Substation through to Camp Hill.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Work will require partial lane closure along the route and a temporary traffic light placed along the stretch on... Read more of this article

Road Traffic Notice: St George’s Swing Bridge

Road Traffic Notice: St George’s Swing Bridge

The Ministry of Public Works advised “that a condition assessment and load rating will be carried out on Swing Bridge.” A Government spokesperson said, “In preparation for the condition assessment fieldwork, scaffolding will be erected around the bridge, starting on December 5th, 2022. It is anticipated that the scaffolding installation... Read more of this article

Tickets To Be Issued For Illegal Plates & Tint

Tickets To Be Issued For Illegal Plates & Tint

Now that the public has been notified of the changes in law regarding “penalties for illegal licence plates and illegal tint, police officers will be issuing tickets for these offences starting today,” the police said. Chief Inspector Robert Cardwell [Tactical Operations] said, “We have gone through a phase of exercising discretion and... Read more of this article

Road Traffic Notice: Christmas Boat Parade

Road Traffic Notice: Christmas Boat Parade

The Ministry of Public Works released a road traffic notice for the Christmas Boat Parade on Saturday, December 10, 2022. The full road traffic notice follows below [PDF here]: Related Stories Christmas Boat Parade Traffic/Parking Advisory Christmas Boat Parade Traffic/Parking Advisory Viewing Village For Christmas Boat Parade Christmas Boat Parade... Read more of this article

Non-Compliant Licence Plate Fine Increased

Non-Compliant Licence Plate Fine Increased

New legislation will see the fine for non-compliant licence plates rise from $25 to $500 per plate, according to Minister of Transport Wayne Furbert. Minister Furbert previously said, “The new legislation also included an amendment to the Traffic Offences [Penalties] Act 1976 that increased the fine for non-compliant licence plates from $25.00 to... Read more of this article

Partial Lane Closure On Harrington Sound Road

Partial Lane Closure On Harrington Sound Road

BELCO will be pulling their fiber optic lines through the newly installed manholes on Harrington Sound Road which will require partial lane closure along the route and a temporary traffic light placed along the stretch. A spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works wishes to inform motorists that BELCO will be pulling their fiber optic lines... Read more of this article

New Regulations For Garages Now In Effect

New Regulations For Garages Now In Effect

The  Garages Licensing Act 2022 came into force earlier this month and sets out “new garage classes, licence and renewal fees and created offences and penalties for non-compliance” and also included an amendment that “increased the fine for non-compliant licence plates from $25.00 to $500.00 per plate.” Minister of Transport... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Collision In Loyal Hill Area

Motorcyclist Injured In Collision In Loyal Hill Area

[Updated] A collision occurred today [Nov 20] in the Loyal Hill Road, North Shore Road Devonshire area. A police spokesperson said, “Around 7:20pm today, Sunday 20th November 2022, a collision occurred in the Loyal Hill Road, North Shore Road Devonshire area. “Details are limited at this time. However, initial information suggests that two... Read more of this article

No Through Traffic At KEMH On November 21

No Through Traffic At KEMH On November 21

There will be no through traffic at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital from Point Finger Road to Berry Hill Road all day on Monday, November 21. A spokesperson said, “All persons needing to access services in the Acute Care Wing [ACW] should enter the hospital campus from Point Finger Road and use the visitor parking there. “All persons needing... Read more of this article

Lane Closure Extension In Hamilton Parish

Lane Closure Extension In Hamilton Parish

The Ministry of Public Works is advising the motoring public of the ongoing paving works on Wilkinson Avenue & Harrington Sound Road in Hamilton Parish. A Government spokesperson said, “The permanent asphalt reinstatement is ongoing down both lanes of Wilkinson Avenue & Harrington Sound to reach Paynters Road junction. “These paving works... Read more of this article

Police: Latest Operation Vega Update

Police: Latest Operation Vega Update

This last period of Operation Vega, October 10th, 2022 to November 7th, 2022 “represents another period of heavy traffic enforcement,” the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “The numbers reported for each traffic offence have increased over the previous reporting period. “Of major concern is the troubling issue of impaired... Read more of this article

Road Traffic Notice: Harrington Sound Road

Road Traffic Notice: Harrington Sound Road

The Ministry of Public Works advised that BELCO will be pulling their fiber optic lines through the newly installed manholes on Harrington Sound Road which will require a partial lane closure. A spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works wishes to inform motorists that BELCO will be pulling their fiber optic lines through the newly installed... Read more of this article