Intersections of Tower Street and Duke, Tower Street and Hanover Street to be closed for drainage construction

Date Published: 
03 Jun 2022

The National Works Agency (NWA) is advising the public that the intersections of Tower Street and Duke Street and Tower Street and Hanover Street, Kingston will be closed to vehicular traffic. The closure will be in effect for three days commencing from 6 a.m  on Saturday June 4, 2022 to 12 noon on Monday June 6, 2022. This is to facilitate the construction four V-drains.


Motorists travelling east along Tower Street can access Duke Street via Mark Lane and Water Lane. Motorists travelling north along Duke Street can access Tower Street via Laws Street and East Street. Vehicles travelling north along Hanover Street can access Tower Street via Rum Lane.


The works come at the final stage of activities to improve the section of Tower Street between Church Street and Rosemary Lane. Tower Street which has been renamed Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Avenue has been rehabilitated by the NWA at a cost of just below $20 million.

The NWA is advising all road users to exercise caution in the vicinity of the works and to observe the instructions of posted warning signs.