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Road Conditions-2022/12/05
  • Central Cross-Island Highway
    Open
    Road Partially Open/Road Construction Traffic Control

    Provincial Highway 8 Traffic Control Information for November 2022. Road open 3 times a day passage for road users between Mt. Hehuan Police Station (114.6 km) and Jinma Tunnel East Opening (120.6 km) on Provincial Highway 8.

    Road partially Open /Road closed Guanyuan section at 117.4 km
    The serious landslides occurred at 117 km + 400 m (Guanyuan section) on November 16, 2022. Traffic controls will be implemented from November 7, 2022 to ensure safe passage of people and vehicles. Provincial Highway 8 is closed for repair at 117.4 km at Guanyuan Section for 24 hours including public holidays and weekends.
    Road Partially Open/Road Construction Traffic Control

    Provincial Highway 8 & 14A (14 Jia) Traffic Control Information for November 2022

    Road Partially 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 32.7 km – 41.5 km on Provincial Highway 14A (14Jia) and 110.2 km – 187.7 km on Provincial Highway 8 (Dayuling – Taroko) from November 1, 2022 –November 30, 2022.
    Specifically:

    1. Provincial Highway 8 at 168 km + 500 m (Xianglu Tunnel section) for the Road Pavement Improvement Construction Work
    Traffic Control Time: 8:00 am – 17:00 pm
    Control Period: November 1, 2022– November 30, 2022
    Passage Time: Not predetermined - accessibility depends on checking work
    Open one direction of traffic once at a time for both direction traffic.
    Traffic controls for #1 construction sites do not apply on weekends and public holidays.

    2. Road closed section: Provincial Highway 8 is closed for repair between 114.6 km and 120.6 km. The traffic control section will be opened traffic 3 times a day, once in the morning and twice in the afternoon. The 3 passage time period is (1) 7:00 am - 8:00 am, (2) 12:00 pm to 13:00 pm and (3) 15:00 pm -15:30 pm. Please plan your trip accordingly. No people or vehicles are allowed to pass this section of highway beyond the above passage time.
    Road Closed Control Period: November 7, 2022– November 30, 2022 (24hr)
    The road reopened on November 6, 2022. Due to the serious expansion of the disaster caused by the continuous rain, the on-site personnel were not afraid of low temperature, humidity, and the harsh terrain. After the opening of traffic, emergency repair works such as slope protection and roadbed reinforcement must continue to be carried out. Depending on the reconstruction status and the recovery of the slope’s disaster resistance, the relevant control measures will be gradually lifted.
    Take the alternative route. Bond for west Taiwan to Taichung or Nantou (The fastest route)
    Take the Provincial Highway 9 from Xincheng to Su’ao, and change the Freeway 5 from Su’ao to Taipei (then connect the Freeway 3) and then take the Freeway 3 to Taichung or Nantou.
    Time required: about 4.5 hrs - 5 hrs
    Please plan your trip accordingly.

    Note: Traffic controls for all the above #1 construction sites do not apply on weekends and public holidays.

    Visitors who are planning to visit Taroko Gorge (the 19 km section between Taroko – Tianxiang) will be affected by the above list #1 (for both directions). Visitors who are heading to Taichung or Puli, Nantou from Taroko National Park Headquarters via Provincial Highway 8 & 14A (14Jia) will be affected by #1-2 of the above list (for both directions). Please use the substitute route to reach Mt. Hehuan area, Nantou, or Taichung.
    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.

    News Issued by The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC (Taroko office TEL: +886-3-8610775 or +886-3-9962683)
    News Posted by Taroko National Park Headquarters
    Updated date: November 7, 2022


    Road Open/Construction Traffic Contorl.
    Provincial Highway 9 Road Construction information for November 2022

    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 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)

    Info Issued by The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC
    Info Posted by Taroko National Park
    Updated date: November 7, 2022
  • Su-hua Highway
    Open
    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 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)

    Info Issued by The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC
    Info Posted by Taroko National Park
    Updated date: November 7, 2022
  • Wushe Section of Cross-Island Island Highway
    Open
    Road Open.

    Road closed section: Provincial Highway 8 is closed for repair between 114.6 km and 120.6 km. The traffic control section will be opened traffic 3 times a day, once in the morning and twice in the afternoon. The 3 passage time period is (1) 7:00 am - 8:00 am, (2) 12:00 pm to 13:00 pm and (3) 15:00 pm -15:30 pm. Please plan your trip accordingly. No people or vehicles are allowed to pass this section of highway beyond the above passage time.
    Road Closed Control Period: November 7, 2022– November 30, 2022 (24hr)
    The road reopened on November 6, 2022. Due to the serious expansion of the disaster caused by the continuous rain, the on-site personnel were not afraid of low temperature, humidity, and the harsh terrain. After the opening of traffic, emergency repair works such as slope protection and roadbed reinforcement must continue to be carried out. Depending on the reconstruction status and the recovery of the slope’s disaster resistance, the relevant control measures will be gradually lifted.
    Take the alternative route. Bond for west Taiwan to Taichung or Nantou (The fastest route)
    Take the Provincial Highway 9 from Xincheng to Su’ao, and change the Freeway 5 from Su’ao to Taipei (then connect the Freeway 3) and then take the Freeway 3 to Taichung or Nantou.
    Time required: about 4.5 hrs - 5 hrs
    Please plan your trip accordingly.

    The Directorate General of Highways reminds drivers to check the Provincial Highway real-time road condition bulletin, listen to police traffic radio broadcasts, pay attention to road traffic-related information, and plan your itinerary ahead of your trip. Travelers can check the latest road conditions through the Taiwan Highway Bureau website or by calling the toll-free number for the Taiwan Highway Bureau (0800-0014-822; 0800-231-035). The Highway General Administration wishes you a safe journey. For the Road Maintenance office Taroko Section, contact phone: +886-3-8610775 or Puli Section office contact phone: +886-49-2982066
    Mt. Hehuan Service Station of The Taroko National Park (TEL)+886-4-25991195
    Taroko National Park Headquarters (TEL) +886-3-8621100 Ext. 810-812 or 360