North – South Route Construction Starts

A part of the construction site kicks off in District 7

Mr. Le Quyet Thang, Manager of the HCMC Urban Traffic Management Division No.4, said on Wednesday that the second phase of the North - South route construction has just started to facilitate the development of the Hiep Phuoc Industrial Zone and the sea port’s change of location, from the inner city to Hiep Phuoc province (Nha Be).

The North-South route, which is 7,125m in length and 14m in width, will be constructed from Nguyen Van Linh Street (District 7) to the south side of Ba Chiem Bridge (Nha Be District).

The Department of Transport and Urban Public Works will be in charge of the construction project including the road-bed, pavement and sewage system construction.

The project was funded from the HCMC authority’s budget.

Source T T – Translated by Khanh Hong

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