Section of Back Street Closed from 24 May to 2 June as Phase III of the Project Commences



GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), announces that part of Back Street will be closed from Wednesday, May 24 to Friday, June 2.

The closure is in connection with the start of Phase III of the Back Street project.  The street will be closed after Gevangenis Street up to Korte Steeg where there will be no through traffic.  The works will be carried out from 7.00am to 6.00pm daily for the aforementioned dates.

On Wednesday, May 24, the intersections Gevangenis street (area of Angelo’s Boutique) and Wilhelmina street, and Hendrick street, will be closed off from 7.00am up to 1.00pm.

The bricks will be removed and base course placed and compacted accordingly.  Once this has been done, the intersection will be re-opened for motorized traffic.

Motorists are advised to be observant of detour and directional signs.

The works will be carried out by Windward Roads.

Ministry VROMI apologizes for any inconveniences this may cause.