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Provincial Highway 8 traffic controls info for December 12, 2017 to January 31, 2018

  • Updated:2017-12-14
  • HitCount:1074

To reinforce the safety of road user, the traffic controls are in effect for Highway Slope Stabilization Work and tunnel repair Work 

1. at 171.5(Lushui section) bound for Tianxiang, it is about 16.5km from the east entrance to the traffic control site(25 minutes by car). 

traffic control: 17:00 – second morning 7:00, 

Control Period: December 14 – December 21, 2017 

passage time: hourly on the hour for 10 minutes(17:00-17:10, 18:00-18:10, 19:00-19:10…) 

Control Period: December 22 – December 31, 2017 

07:00am - 17:00 passage time: hourly on the hour for 10 minutes 

2. 186.4(Taroko Arch, Taroko gorge east entrance gateway) 

Control Period: December 14 – December 21, 2017 

Traffic control time: 08:30am - 17:30, 

passage time: hourly on the half hour for 10 minutes(eg:8:30am-8:40am, 9:30-9:40, 10:30-10:40, etc.) 


For the above NO. 2 (Taroko Arch) traffic control, visitors are advised to go pass by Taroko Bridge as a loop then connect to Highway no. 9 Old Road section to get away from the traffic control point. Then via Taroko National Park and drive through Shakadang Tunnel to visit Taroko gorge. 


News issued by Directorate General of Highways, MOTC, The fourth Maintenance Construction office & Luoshao office (03)8610-775 

News Posted by Taroko N. P. Headquarters (03)861100 EXT 360 or 812 or 803