HCMC Transport Department is going to build a flyover above Nguyen Kiem-Nguyen Thai Son roundabout in Go Vap district to reduce traffic jam in routes leading to Tan Son Nhat International Airport, said director Bui Xuan Cuong on December 4.
|An artist’s impression of the flyover above Nguyen Kiem-Nguyen Thai Son runabout|
The project will cost at least VND504 billion (US$22.24 million). Of these, VND367.7 billion will be for building the flyover and VND351 billion for site clearance, compensation, management and consultancy.
The flyover is designed in N shape comprising two 367.7 meter branches from Nguyen Kiem to Nguyen Thai Son street and Hoang Minh Giam steet and a 362.8 meter branch from Hoang Minh Giam to Nguyen Thai Son street.
Besides the flyover, the project will broaden the roundabout, install LED lighting system and plant trees in the area.