Public Works Department to monitor situation of Lugu Highway area

THE Public Works Department would like to thank Lugu HSE Believer for the letter ‘Install traffic light to avoid accidents at Lugu Highway area’ published in the Opinion page of the Borneo Bulletin on October 10, 2018.

We appreciate the writer for bringing the issue to our attention and for the suggestions to improve the safety of road users, particularly people living in the area.

The department has identified various locations on the high capacity of residential development including the Kampong Lugu residential area to be incorporated into our future project pipeline.

We also aim to reduce the number of U-turns along the highway to improve the safety of road users.

We would like to advise all drivers not to do illegal U-turns and obey all signages and road’s regulations for the safety and comfort of the road users.

The department will continue to monitor the situation.

The public is advised to call Darussalam line 123 or contact the department through Facebook: Jabatan Kerja Raya, Brunei Darussalam and email: pro@pwd.gov.bn to make report or for any inquiry.

– Public Works Department