To facilitate road resurfacing works, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) will temporarily close the slip road at PIE (Tuas) Exit 17 to Thomson Road (Newton Road) on Friday, 18 December and Saturday, 19 December 2015 from 01:00a.m to 05:00a.m daily.
Motorists are advised to avoid the closure and use Jalan Datoh turn left at Balestier Road and u turn near Shan Road to Thomson Road. Those heading in the direction of Newton Road shall turn left at the Balestier Road/Thomson Road junction. Motorists travelling between the closure and Balestier Road shall turn right at the junction to Thomson Road and U-turn at the Toa Payoh Rise junction to Thomson Road.
Alternately, motorists may bypass the closure, exit to Whitley Road, turn left to Thomson Road and make a U-turn at the Toa Payoh Rise junction to Thomson Road.
Please refer to the attached map for more details.
Directional signage will be displayed prominently and sufficiently at strategic locations to alert and direct pedestrians and motorists safely.