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Road Conditions-2018/12/15

  • Open
    Open: Central Cross-Island Highway (Provincial Highway 8)

    The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC (Taroko Maintenance Office) list the following roadworks and traffic control for 01-31 December 2018:

    1. Provincial Highway 8 at 119.3km (Guanyuan Section)
    Traffic Control Schedule: 07:30am - 17:30pm
    Passage time: hourly on the half hour for 10 minutes (e.g.: 8:30-8:40, 9:30-9:40, ...)

    2. Provincial Highway 8 at 142.9km (Xinbaiyang Section)
    Traffic Control Schedule: 07:30am - 17:30pm
    Passage time: hourly on the half hour for 10 minutes (e.g.: 8:30-8:40,9:30-9:40, ...)

    3. Provincial Highway 8 at 144.9km (Xinbaiyang Section)
    Traffic Control Schedule: 08:00am - 17:00pm
    Passage time: Not predetermined - accessibility depends on construction conditions.

    4. Provincial Highway 8 at 159.6km (Xibao Section)
    Traffic Control Schedule: 08:00am - 17:00pm
    Passage time: hourly on the hour for 10 minutes (e.g.: 8:00-8:10, 9:00-9:10,...)

    5. Provincial Highway 8 at 162.0km – 168.7km (Xibao and Tianxiang Sections)
    Traffic Control Schedule: 24 hours
    Passage will be controlled by traffic lights. The road will be open to traffic one direction at a time for both directions throughout the entire construction period.

    6. Provincial Highway 8 at 169.7km (Tianxiang Section)
    Traffic Control Schedule: 08:00am - 17:00pm
    Passage time: Not predetermined - accessibility depends on construction conditions.

    Note: Traffic control for all the above construction sites do not apply on weekends and public holidays.

    Visitors who are planning to visit Taroko Gorge (the 19km section between Taroko – Tianxiang) will be affected by #6 of the above list (for both directions). Visitors who are heading to Taichung or Puli, Nantou via Provincial Highway 14A (14甲) will be affected by #1-6 of the above list (for both directions).

    Traffic controls are in effect for the safety of road users as a result of Highway Slope Stabilization Work. Please obey the construction zone traffic control personnels’ indications and pass quickly. Please pay attention to your own safety. In the event of an earthquake or up to a week following heavy rainfall, please do not enter the highway past Tianxiang. Please plan ahead before your trip and have a safe and pleasant journey!

    Road Repair Unit: The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways TEL: 03-9962683 & Taroko Maintenance Office
    Chief: Mr. Chang, Yu-Bo, TEL: 03-8610775
    News issued by:The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways & Taroko Maintenance Office
    News Posted by: Taroko National Park Headquarters
  • Open
    Open: Suhua Highway (Provincial Highway 9)

    Provincial Highway 9 construction traffic control info:

    1. Provincial Highway 9 at 172.7 km and 173.3km (Qingshui section)
    Reason: Rockfall Prevention and Tunnel Construction
    Traffic Control Dates: 16 October to 31 December 2018
    Passage time: North-bound lanes will be closed for road construction work. Passage will be controlled by traffic lights on the south-bound lanes. The road will be open to traffic one direction at a time for both directions.

    2. Provincial Highway 9 at 122.7km (Dong’ao section)
    Reason: Slope Stabilization
    Traffic Control Dates: 28 November to 07 December 2018
    Traffic Control Schedule: 08:00am to 17:00pm
    Passage time: once every 30 minutes. The road will be open to traffic one direction at a time for both directions.
    *Note: This traffic control does not apply on weekends and public holidays.

    3. Provincial Highway 9 at 164.6km (Heren section)
    Reason: Slope Stabilization
    Traffic Control Dates: 04 December to 28 December 2018
    Traffic Control Schedule: 08:00am to 17:00pm
    Passage time: Not predetermined - accessibility depends on construction conditions.
    The road will be open to traffic one direction at a time for both directions by traffic control personnels’ indications.
    *Note: This traffic control does not apply on weekends and public holidays.

    Please obey the construction zone traffic control personnels’ indications and pass quickly. Please pay attention to your own safety. In the event of an earthquake or up to a week following heavy rainfall, please do not enter the highway past Tianxiang. Please plan ahead before your trip and have a safe and pleasant journey!

    Road Repair Unit: The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways TEL: 03-9962683 & Nan’ao Maintenance Office
    Chief: Zhuang, Shi-zheng, TEL:03-9982161~2
    News issued by:The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways & Nan’ao Maintenance Office
    News Posted by: Taroko National Park Headquarters
  • Open
    Open

    Provincial Highway 14Jia(14A)

    Road info inquiries: Taroko Maintenance Office 03-8610775, Puli Maintenance Office 049-2982066 (Wushe Maintenance Office) 049-2802030

    News issued by Directorate General of Highways, MOTC, The fourth Maintenance Construction office & Taroko Maintenance Office
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