Residents were advised to avoid part of Harbour Road which will be closed temporarily this week to facilitate embankment repairs in the area of Burnt House Hill and Tamarind Vale in Warwick over two days.

According to the notice: “This road closure is only temporary to allow for a larger excavating machine on site to carry out critical works which should only take up to two working days.

“The emergency temporary road closure will take place from Monday, November 30 through to Tuesday, December 1.

“Working hours will be from 9am to 3pm.”

Traffic controls will be in place and motorists were urged to use the detour route on Middle Road.

“The Ministry of Public Works wishes to encourage the full co-operation of the public and apologises for any inconvenience that may result,” the notice added.

“Should there be any questions regarding this emergency lane closure, please direct queries to the attention of Tina Beer-Searle, civil engineer highways for Ministry of Public Works, on 501-3044.”

Residents were also advised that the Coney Island Bridge will be closed for two weeks as of Tuesday for bridge replacement works to be carried.

As a result there will be no access to Coney Island Road and park past the bridge section from December 1 through December 15.

Working hours will be from 7.30am to 6pm daily.

“The public is asked to avoid the Coney Island Road Bridge section and to take due care when accessing the nearby dock.

“Traffic controls will be under the direction of Crisson Construction Limited.”

For queries contact Tabia Butterfield, a project manager for Crisson Construction, on 777-2970.