The Director General of Highways reported that "the proposed works for the widening of that road is in the process of hiring, so you can begin this year"
The Directorate General of Highways of the Ministry of Public Works and Land Management will invest a total of 931,267 euros in the works to condition the RM-332 road access to Puerto de Mazarrón, in order to improve the capacity of this route and road safety.
The project includes the construction of a roundabout at the intersection of the crossing of the RM-332 with Narciso Yepes avenues and Imperial Eagle, which will have two lanes of 4.5 meters each, with inner and outer shoulders of 1 meter.
"With the implementation of this project will get a better management of the traffic between the proposed roundabout and the one currently under construction, in a section that is the shortcut to the Port of Mazarrón.
And thanks to these works is increased road safety in the area, one of the priorities for the regional government in all actions carried out in the Road Network of the Community, "the director general of Roads, José Guijarro.
You can proceed with the road widening from that roundabout to the roundabout being built in connection with the Option of Mazarrón, consisting of two-lane dual carriageway of 3.5 meters each, 1 meter shoulders, median central 3 meters wide and medium side of 2.6 and 2 meters.
The work, which has a deadline of six months and is awaiting award completes the adjustment of the firm and the drainage system for water harvesting, as well as the corresponding vertical and horizontal signs, markings and lighting on the stretch of action.
According to the CEO, "thanks to the expansion of this road are going to be solved capacity problems that may arise from the shopping area next to the RM-332, which causes an influx of vehicles. The same shall improve traffic in the summer by the increase in visitors in the municipality Mazarron.
The director general reported that "the project to duplicate the same way it is currently hiring, so you can start this year, thus enabling the implementation record of the works to expand the capacity of the road start in a few months, which will also help to improve traffic flow in the area and travel safety of users of this road. "
In this sense, Pebble recalled that the RM-332 is one which has a density of annual traffic "nearly six million vehicles, of which nearly 180,000 are heavy, with the increase of circulation in the summer months, holidays and weekends as it is a road that leads directly to the south of the Mediterranean coast.