South Africa: Taxis Bring Traffic On Busy Umhlanga Road to a Standstill

To restore calm to the area, authorities agreed to temporarily allow taxis to park near Ocean Mall Traffic outside Ocean Mall in uMhlanga Rocks, Durban was brought to a standstill on Tuesday afternoon as taxi operators blocked the roads with their vehicles and concrete boulders. The taxi operators are demanding to be given space at … Read more

Scots drivers warned as busy section of major motorway to shut IN DAYS

DRIVERS in Glasgow have been warned that a busy motorway is set to shut within days. A stretch of the M8 westbound carriageway will be closed overnight for eight nights. A bust stretch of the M8 will close for eight nights (stock image)Credit: Getty Essential carriageway resurfacing and maintenance works will take place between Junction … Read more

Busy Pacific Highway rest area closing for maintenance

TfNSW is closing this site for a week in order to resurface the asphalt and then repaint lines. Photo: Google Maps Truckies on the Pacific Highway will need to bypass the Barry’s Creek rest areas at Cooperabung later this month to allow for essential maintenance work to be carried out. Transport for NSW … Read more

Bad weather and busy Friday traffic cause queues on major routes

Motorists are facing long delays on the M4 as the weekend begins on Friday, August 18. Traffic monitors were showing delays on the motorway around Newport, Cardiff and Swansea. There were no crashes or incidents of any other kind to report on the motorway, but weather conditions across Wales are not good as an area … Read more

Will state’s plan to fix busy Southington intersection actually make traffic worse?

SOUTHINGTON — Town leaders are hesitant about a state plan that exchanges the bridge carrying Route 10 over Route 322 for an intersection with a traffic light. The state Department of Transportation has had reconfiguration plans for the Route 10/Route 322/Old Turnpike Road area just north of the Cheshire line since at least 2008. In addition … Read more