The Liberian government and the World Bank have signed three financing agreements worth US$157 million that will connect Zwedru to Monrovia by paved roads.
The Liberian government has signed an agreement with the People’s Republic of China to construct two overpass bridges along Tubman Boulevard.
Dangerous conditions at a key bridge linking River Gee and Grand Kru have led regular users to call on the government for intervention.
Not long after 66km of paved roads linking Maryland and the Ivorian border were dedicated, residents are already reaping many benefits from the construction, with some reporting that public transportation fares have reduced by over 75 percent.
The Ministry of Public Works has put out a notice requesting proposals for the construction of a 3.5 km road to Bali Island.
Public Works Minister Mobutu Nyenpan has informed the House of Representatives that the government will soon pay arrears owed to Chinese construction company CHICO to allow it to continue work on the highway linking Ganta, Nimba to Harper, Maryland.
The Ministry of Public Works has begun rehabilitating a 17.5 km road from Voinjama to Jallahmai Waterside. The project is being funded by the Swedish aid agency Sida and coordinated by the county authority.
Concerned that the upcoming rainy season could make travel difficult, residents of Sinoeâ€™s Dugba River District have taken matters into their own hands and begun rehabilitation work on major roads and access paths within the district.