Expect traffic delays for five days from Tuesday

Dubai Tour passes through some of the main streets of Dubai

Dubai: Motorists might face slight delays on roads falling on the way of Dubai Tour for five days starting from Tuesday, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said on Saturday.
The Tour will clock a distance of 865km over five stages, with some parts of the busy roads like Shaikh Zayed Road, King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Street, Umm Suqeim and Emirates Road getting affected on all the five days.
Releasing the route plan and traffic details for the fourth edition of the annual cycling tour, RTA said that necessary measures have been take to minimise the impact on traffic.
“Necessary arrangements are in place to manage the traffic movement in coordination with tour organisers. The Tour will not last more than 10 minutes on a particular part of any impacted street, following which the traffic will be restored back to normal,” said Maitha Mohammad Bin Adai, CEO of RTA’s Traffic & Roads Agency.
She added that the main traffic lights will be...

Source: gulfnews.com