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The highway No. 8 & No 14A road work traffic controls info for October, 2017
To reinforce the safety of road user, the traffic controls are in effect for the Highway No. 8 Slope Stabilization Work between km 178+500 and km 131+ 100m (the Hwy. No. 8 Swallow Grotto – Ci’en section & the Hwy. No. 14A Dayuling - Xiaofengkou section).
The Highway No. 8-- the Central Cross-Island Highway

Traffic Control Period: October 1 – 31, 2017 (No traffic control for weekends and national holidays)
Traffic control time: From 08:00am - 17:30

1. At 178K+500(before Swallow Grotto/Yanzikou)
Passage time: hourly open traffic once on the hour for 10 minutes (eg: 08:00-08:10, 9:00-9:10, 10:00-10:10, 11:00-11:10 … etc.)
Traffic control: 08:00am – 17:00
Visitors who are planning to visit the 19km Taroko gorge(the east 19 kilometers of the highway No. 8, Taroko – Tianxiang section) will affected by the above traffic controls. The highway marker km (1). 178km +500m is about 15 minutes driving time from the east entrance to Taroko gorge.

(2). At 173km+650(4km east of Tianxiang)
Traffic control time: From 08:00am - 17:00
Randomly traffic controls(each traffic control will no more than 30 minutes.) (No traffic control for weekends and national holidays)

(4). At 163km+700(Huitouwan- 5.3km west of Tianxiang)
Traffic control time: From 08:30am - 17:30
Randomly traffic controls(each traffic control will no more than 30 minutes.) (No traffic control for weekends and national holidays)


(5). At 159km+ 100 (Near Xibao)
Traffic control time: From 08:00am - 17:00
Passage time: hourly open traffic once hourly on the hour for 10 minutes (eg: 8:00-8:10, 9:00-9:10, 10:00-10:10 … etc.)

(6) At 158km +850m (Hengshan Tunnel)
Traffic control time: From 19:00am – second morning 6:00 am (during the night time)
Passage time: hourly open traffic once hourly on the hour for 10 minutes (eg: 19:00-19:10, 20:00-20:10, 21:00-21:10 … etc.)

(7) At 131km + 100m (Ci’en)
Traffic control time: From 08:30am - 17:30
Passage time: hourly open traffic once hourly on the half for 10 minutes (eg: 8:30-8:40, 9:30-9:40, 10:30-10:40 … etc.)

The Highway No. 14A

Traffic Control Period: October 1 – 31, 2017 (No traffic control for weekends and national holidays)
Traffic control time: From 08:00am - 17:30
(8)At 36.8km & (9) at 34.4km (Near Dayuling)
Visitors who are heading to Taichung or Puli, Nantou will affected by the (1)-(9) traffic controls.

Please obey the repair site traffic control personnel indications and pass quickly. Please notice your own safety. A week after heavy rains, or earthquakes, please do not enter the mountain road. Plan ahead before your trip. Do have a nice and safe journey!

Road damage Repair Unit: The Highway Bureau 4th Unit 03-9962683
Luoshao Maintenance Office, Contact TEL: 03-8610775

News issued by the 4th Unit of the Highway Bureau- Luoshao Maintenance office
News Posted by Taroko N. P. Headquarters


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