Nairobi Metropolitan Services Director Maj. Gen. Badi has announced a road rehabilitation and tarmacking excercise in 38 key roads within the city. – By Gerald Gekara.
So far, the state has advertised a tender notice for contractors.
The road construction will see the rehabilitation of the Industrial Area of the city that is synonymous with heavy truck traffic.
Lot 1 : Garage Road, Homabay Road, Workshop Road, Pate Road, Dar es Salaam Road.
Lot 2: Busia Road, Kampala Road,
Lot 3: Gilgil Road, Bamburi Road, Changamwe Road,
Lot 4: Dakar Road, Funzi Road, Athi River, and Addis Ababa Roads
Lot 5: Catalyst Road, Machakos Road, Baricho Road, Wundanyi Road
Lot 6: Rangwe Road, Mareba Road, Hola Road, Lusingeti Road, Kitui Road,
Lot 7: Migwani Road, Isiolo Road, Bandari Road, Wajir Road, Chogoria Road, Jirore Road.
Lot 8: Ndume Road, Nyahera Road, Runyenjes Road, Lokitaung Road, Mogadishu Road,
The projects will improve the neglected roads within the industrial area, that is also dotted with informal settlements.
NMS has so far constructed over 17 tarmacked roads in a bid to improve the infrastructure within the metropolitan area.