Roadwork

Broken traffic lights at busy Nassau intersection to be fixed in days

June 13, 2016

PERMANENT Secretary in the Ministry of Works Colin Higgs confirmed on Monday that his office is aware of the continued failure of the traffic lights at the busy East Bay Street and Mackey Street intersection at the foot of the inbound Paradise Island Bridge.

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Please fix my street

June 02, 2016

AN UNFINISHED roadwork project in Grants Town is causing issues on the busy Lewis Street thoroughfare for area residents, who have now drawn The Tribune's attention to the problems.

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Trench in road repaired at last in Sea Breeze

May 13, 2016

SHAYNE Knowles is among a number of residents in Imperial Park and Sea Breeze frustrated by the lack of attention paid by authorities to repairing potholes in the local neighbourhood roads.

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UPDATE: East Bay Street trench repaired

May 05, 2016

MOTORISTS who have suffered traffic congestion and potential damage to their vehicles caused by a trench across East Bay Street in the past two weeks may soon find the problem fixed.

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VIDEO: East Bay Street trench angers motorists

May 05, 2016

MOTORISTS who have suffered traffic congestion and potential damage to their vehicles caused by a trench across East Bay Street in the past two weeks may soon find the problem fixed.

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Jack Hayward bridge to cut travel time in Grand Bahama

May 04, 2016

THE newly built $4.3m Sir Jack Hayward Bridge was officially opened on Monday, providing much needed, shorter alternative commuting between Freeport and East Grand Bahama.

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Remarks by the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie at the opening of the Sir Jack Hayward Bridge

May 03, 2016

Let me take this opportunity to thank the senior executives of the Grand Bahama Port Authority and representatives of the Grand Bahama Development Company for honouring Sir Jack’s commitment to the tenets of the Hawksbill Creek Agreement...

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G.B Minister Remembers Sir Jack Hayward at Bridge Opening

May 02, 2016

Minister for Grand Bahama, the Hon. Dr. Michael Darville was keen to point out the contributions made by the late Sir Jack Hayward towards today’s Official Opening of the new Sir Jack Hayward Bridge, which connects East Grand Bahama with the city of Freeport.

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PM Christie Officially Opened Sir Jack Hayward Bridge; Says GB Must 'Move' Now

May 02, 2016

During the official opening the Sir Jack Hayward Bridge in East Grand Bahama on Monday, May 2, 2016 Prime Minister of The Bahamas, the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie pointed out that Grand Bahama must move now...

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Rotary safey programme

April 11, 2016

THE ROTARY CLUB OF Grand Bahama Sunrise was at it again trying to make the roads in East Grand Bahama safer.

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New Providence Roads to be Repaired Says Deputy Prime Minister

March 30, 2016

The Bahamas Government is implementing the Road Maintenance and Management System of the New Providence Infrastructure Improvement Programme. The system is advocated by the Inter-American Development Bank-funded Institutional Strengthening component of the road works programme.

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Planned Major System Improvement Works on Robertha Ave. on Tues. Mar. 22nd NOON Update
Planned Major System Improvement Works on Robertha Ave. on Tues. Mar. 22nd NOON Update

March 23, 2016

The Water and Sewerage Corporation (WSC) wishes to provide an update to our valued customers and the general public regarding the planned major system improvement works on Robertha Avenue (Ridgeland Park West) which commenced on Tuesday evening at 8PM.

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WSC plans major system improvement works on Robertha Ave., Tuesday, March 22

March 22, 2016

The Water and Sewerage Corporation (WSC) wishes to advise our valued customers and the general public that further to announcements in Local Newspapers and on Local Radio Stations; the Corporation has planned major system improvement works for Tuesday March 22nd, 2016 on Robertha Avenue (Ridgeland Park West) commencing at 8PM.

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Bahamas Striping donates $17,000 worth of services to Grand Bahama Children's Home

February 15, 2016

It’s hard to dispute the passion that The Bahamas Striping Group of Companies (BSGC) has for giving back which touts to their burgeoning legacy of service and love for The Bahamas.

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Over 900 traffic accidents in 2015 in Grand Bahama

February 11, 2016

MORE than 900 traffic accidents occurred on Grand Bahama last year, and the Grand Bahama Road Safety Committee, the Police Traffic Division, and other stakeholders are hoping to significantly reduce that number by 30 per cent over a three-year period.

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Clarity needed over bridge toll rise, says Chamber chairman

January 27, 2016

ANNOUNCING a bridge toll increase without providing "context or reasoning" forces the masses to speculate, Chamber of Commerce Chairman Gowon Bowe said yesterday.

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Bridge toll doubles to 2

January 26, 2016

THE Bridge Authority plans to double toll rates for private vehicles crossing the Sir Sidney Poitier Bridge from $1 to $2 per passage effective from March 1.

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P.I bridge refurbishment contract signing signifies government's commitment to infrastructure development, says PM Christie

January 26, 2016

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie said the signing of a contract, January 25, 2016 for the refurbishment of the Paradise Island East Bridge signifies his Government's "demonstrated and continued commitment" to ensure that it causes the necessary infrastructure to be developed, improved and maintained to support The Bahamas' economy, and also to ensure the safety and wellbeing of residents and visitors, and the economic success of stakeholders.

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Paradise Island bridge refurbishment contract signed

January 26, 2016

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie said the signing of a contract for the refurbishment of the Paradise Island East Bridge signifies his Government's "demonstrated and continued commitment" to ensure that it causes the necessary infrastructure to be developed, improved and maintained to support The Bahamas' economy, and also to ensure the safety and wellbeing of residents and visitors, and the economic success of stakeholders.

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Bridge toll to double

January 25, 2016

Motorists will have to pay $2 to cross the Sydney Poitier Bridge to Paradise Island as of March 1, 2016 - a 100 percent increase of the current toll.

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