The public is informed that on Monday 2nd February will commence phase 3 of the National Flood Relief Project at the Lija/Iklin area. These works are scheduled to be completed within three weeks.
In connection with these works, part of Triq Wied Hal Balzan (from Triq Gulju Cauchi up to Triq Wigi Muscat) will be closed for traffic. All vehicular traffic coming from Balzan towards Mosta will be diverted through Triq Gulju Cauchi and then to Triq Dun Gwann Zammit Hammet to Triq L-Għerusija and then to Triq Wiġi Muscat to reach Iklin roundabout and then proceed normal to Triq in-Naxxar. Vehicular traffic coming from Mosta and B’Kara By Pass to Mosta will not be affected.
The National Flood Relief Project aims at tackling problems of flooding in three rain water catchments which affects directly twelve different localities.