Due to civil works being carried out for the construction of the Ring Road Project, the Longwall Road (both directions) in Philipsburg will be blocked for all traffic from Wednesday July 22nd 2009 at 07:00am until Thursday July 23rd 5:00pm.
The road closure is from the section between F.W. Vlaun and the Prins Bernard Bridge traffic light.
Traffic coming from Bushroad / AT Illidge Road will be blocked from driving onto the Longwall Road and will have to use the Walter Nisbeth Road.
Traffic coming from the direction of the Great Bay Hotel and Cannnegieter Street will have to use the Walter Nisbeth Road.
Motorists are advised to pay keen attention to this traffic re-routing and use caution when approaching these areas.