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Provincial Highway 8 & 9 traffic control information for September 2020

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Provincial Highway 8 & 9 traffic control information for September 2020


Provincial Highway 8 traffic control information for September 2020

Road Open/Road Construction Traffic Control

 

The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC (Taroko Works Division) is responsible for the maintenance of road safety within Taroko National Park. There will be roadwork between 112 km – 187 km on Provincial Highway 8 (Dayuling – Taroko) from September 1, 2020– September 30, 2020.

Specifically:

 

1. Provincial Highway 8 at 123 km +741 (old marker at 125 km + 400m (Bilu Secret Tree) & 147 km+ 106m (old Hwy. marker at 148 km+500m) (Hualuxi Section) for the Slope Stabilization Construction Work

Traffic Control Time: 8:00 am – 17:00 pm

Control Period : September 1, 2020– September 30, 2020

Passage Time: Not predetermined - accessibility depends on construction conditions.

2. Provincial Highway 8 at 152 km + 383m (old Hwy. marker 153 km + 800m) (Luoshao Section) for the Slope Stabilization Construction Work

Traffic Control Time: 8:00 am – 17:00 pm

Control Period : September 1, 2020– September 30, 2020

Passage Time: Every 1 hour on the hour for 10 minutes (e.g. 08:00 – 08:10, 09:00 – 09:10, 10:00 – 10:10 etc.)

 

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


3. Provincial Highway 8 at 168 km + 280 m (old Hwy. marker 169 km + 650m) (Tianxiang Section) for the New Rockfall Prevention Tunnel Construction Work

Traffic Control Time: 24 hours

Control Period: September 1, 2020– September 30, 2020

Passage Time: Accessibility follows the traffic lights. Open one direction of traffic once at a time for both direction traffic. (Sun – Mon, 24 hrs including public holidays).

 

Visitors who are planning to visit Taroko Gorge (the 19km section between Taroko – Tianxiang) will be affected by #3 of the above list (for both directions). Visitors who are heading to Taichung or Puli, Nantou from Taroko National Park Headquarters via Provincial Highway 8 & 14A (14 Jia) will be affected by #1-3 of the above list (for both directions).

 

The Directorate General of Highways urges drivers that, after a week after earthquake or heavy rain, roads in mountain areas are prone to rockfall and that it is advisable to avoid driving on these roads. Please remember to check the Provincial Highway real-time road condition bulletin, listen to police traffic road broadcasts, pay attention to road traffic related information, and plan your itinerary ahead of your trip. The Highway General Administration wishes you a safe journey.

 

Responsible Unit: Taroko Roadworks Section

Road condition inquiry: 03-9962683

Inquiry contact: Section Director Chen Li-hua (03-8610775)

 

News Issued by The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC

News Posted by Taroko National Park

 

Provincial Highway 9 information for September 2020

Road open/

 

The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC (Nan'ao Works Section) is responsible for the maintenance of road safety on Provincial Highway 9.

 

The Highway 9D (9 Din)- old road section will be conducting the Slope Stabilization Construction Work as the following:

 

Provincial Highway 9D (9 Din- Old road section) at 66 km + 420 m (Daqingshui Section) for the Slope Stabilization Construction Work

Traffic Control Time: 8:00 am – 17:00 pm

Control Period : September 2, 2020– September 30, 2020

Passage Time: Not predetermined - accessibility depends on construction conditions.

 

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

 

The Directorate General of Highways reminds drivers to check the Provincial Highway real-time road condition bulletin, listen to police traffic road broadcasts, pay attention to road traffic related information, and plan your itinerary ahead of your trip. The Highway General Administration wishes you a safe journey.

 

Responsible Unit: Nan'ao Roadworks Section

Road condition inquiry: 03-9962683

Inquiry contact: Section Director Chen He-ren (03-9982161-2)

 

News Issued by The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC

News Posted by Taroko National Park

 

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