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Buffalo City Municipality says these roads will be closed on New Year's Day

Dec 20, 2018
Buffalo City Municipality says these roads will be closed on New Year's Day

The Buffalo City Municipality Traffic Department has advised local drivers about planned road closures during the New Year’s Day operations in and around East London.

"Any vehicles found to be causing obstructions or parked in residents’ driveways will be towed away. Strict Law Enforcement will be exercised against offenders," the Buffalo City Municipality said.

Buffalo City Municipality Road Closures
The following intersections will be closed off on 30 December 2018 at approximately 13H00.
The closures will remain in place from 30 December 2018 up to 2 January 2019 or as decided by the Joint Operationa Command (JOC).

Quigney:
1. Inverleith Terrace at Esplanade
2. Cadwalan Street at Aquarium Road
3. Longfellow Street at Marine Terrace
4. Moore Street at Marine Terrace
5. Buffalo Park Drive at John Baillie Road
6. Mc Janet Drive at John Baillie Road
7. Link Road at Marina Glen
8. Moore Street at Fitzpatrick Road

Traffic Free Zone:
• From the Aquarium to Marina Glen including Moore Street to the Holiday Inn and the Traffic Circle at John Bailey Road will be a traffic free zone

Access
• Access to Ebuhlanti braai area will be via Buffalo Park Drive John Baillie into Lin Road. Limited Access

Parking:
• Marina Glen / Ebuhlanti
• Caravan Park next to the East Cemetery.
• Border Cricket Grounds next to the B field.
• Public open space at Tennyson & Fitzpatrick Road. 
• Public Open space at Tutton Terrace & Fitzpatrick Road.
• Orient Theatre parking
• Court Crescent and Cadwallan Road (Emergency Vehicles only)

Taxis:
• Drop off zone – Buffalo Park Drive and Moore Street
• Pick up zone – Moore Street at Court Crescent.

Buses:
• Drop off zone – Buffalo Park Drive.
• Pick up zone – Buffalo Park Drive / Esplanade.

Beacon Bay
• Nyala Road at Kiaat Road

Nahoon
• Nahoon Reef Road at Epsom Road
• Beach Road at Rosyth Street
• James Pearce Park

Gonubie
• Main Road at Quinera Road
• Riverside Road at Cane Street
• Recreation Road at Meier Street
• Main Road at White Street
• Oceanway at Smith Street
• Quinera Road at Mzamomhle Location

Should you have any queries or complaints kindly contact the Joint Operation Centre on the following numbers:
• Phone Number : 043 722 2828
• Phone Number : 043 722 2823 
• Fax Number : 043 722 0057

A friendly reminder to “Be responsible. See you in 2019!” 

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