His Excellency Mattar Mohammed Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority, announced the completion of 80% of the internal roads project in Al Khawaneej Second District, with a length of 77 km, which is implemented within the framework of the five-year plan approved by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the State and Ruler of Dubai, “may God protect him” for paving internal roads in a number of residential areas in the Emirate of Dubai to meet the needs of population expansion and urbanization in the emirate and to achieve happiness and well-being of the population.
Al Tayer said that the project includes the implementation of a network of internal roads with a length of 77 km, including single roads of 68 km long and double collector roads with a length of approximately nine km, where the construction and paving of the internal road network in the region will be carried out with the infrastructure works that include the construction of inspection rooms to drain rain water in addition to works Improvements to the electricity and water networks and street lighting works … indicating that the executing company of the project completed 86% of the asphalt works with a length of 67 km, including the completion of improvements to the electricity, water and telecommunications networks, as well as 60% of the street lighting fixtures works and 85% of the construction works. Manholes for rainwater drainage and connection to the main network.
His Excellency the Director General and Chairman of the Board of Directors explained that the authority inaugurated this year two internal road paving projects in the areas of Sama Al-Jaddaf and Al-Muteena 1, where the Sama Al-Jaddaf project included the implementation of 12 km long roads and linking them with the surrounding main roads such as Al Khail Street from the south and Sheikh Rashid Street from the north. And the establishment of a number of intersections, including two controlled intersections with light signals in addition to the lighting works, while the Oud Al Muteena 1 project included the implementation of internal roads paving for the Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment project with a length of seven kilometers and linking them with the surrounding road network and securing safe and easy entry and exit for road users to and from neighboring areas. Execution of lighting works, side parking and pedestrian sidewalks.
It should be noted that in the past two years the authority has completed two internal road projects in the fourth and Hatta Nad Al Sheba regions. The internal roads project in the fourth Nad Al Sheba area included the implementation of 56 km long roads, including 50 km in the fourth Nad Al Sheba area / Area No. 282 / and six km in Part of Nad Al Sheba First Area / Area No. 618 / The project also included the implementation of service works such as internal road lighting and rainwater drainage works, while the internal roads project in Shabiya Makan in the Hatta region, which includes 346 dwellings for the Mohammed bin Rashid Housing Establishment, included the implementation of internal roads with a length of approximately eight kilometers, parking lots, sidewalks and street lighting.