Authorities Are Planning To Make Weighing Stations To Weigh Truck On All Highways
Chairman of the Board of Public Authority for Roads and Land Transport Eng Abdellatif Al- Dakheel said the authority was aiming at finding a lasting solution to the traffic problem in the country which may include imposing toll fees on using some roads, local daily Kuwait Times reported.
He said that the authorities are planning to make weighing stations to weigh truck on all highways and if the weight exceeds the allowed limits, the truck will be unloaded before being allowed to proceed on the road.
According to report, there is cooperation with Kuwait Municipality to check traffic movement on all roads from city center to the Sixth Ring Road to determine the directions of vehicles, adding that suitable solutions will be found according to the results.
Authorities also planning to implement some quick projects, such as a two carriage train at land level, which will be implemented soon.