NZ PM Visit: Temporary road closures for Wednesday

RFMF Commander Viliame Naupoto meets the New Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at the national war memorial site today. Picture: SUPPLIED/FIJIAN GOVERNMENT

THE greater Suva area is being advised of the following traffic measures for tomorrow, February 26, 2020.

Traffic officers will be deployed along Victoria Parade, Ratu Cakobau Road, Denison Road, Service Street and Ratu Sukuna Road as the New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will be meeting the Secretary General of the Pacific Island Forum Secretariat at 8:45am.

At 9:30am traffic officers will control movement along the same roads as PM Ardern returns to the Hotel.

At 1:30pm officers will be deployed along Ratu Sukuna Road into Laucala Bay Road, Flagstaff, Rewa Street towards Suva Primary School, up Princess Road, Wairua and Lady Narain Drive for PM Ardern’s official visit to RISE project at Tamavua-i-wai.

Officers will again implement traffic control measures from 2:30pm to facilitate t PM Ardern’s return to the Hotel.

At 4:00pm officers will be deployed along Queen Elizabeth Drive, Laucala Bay Road as PM Ardern will be travelling to USP for her last official function of the day.

Members of the public are advised that once traffic officers are deployed, they can expect temporary road closure measures to be implemented soon after the timings given above.

Therefore, we request for cooperation during these times and ask that alternative routes be considered or travel is accommodated ahead of time.

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