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Laan Copes van Cattenburch: new paving for cycle path and sidewalk

Published: 18 May 2020Modified: 18 May 2020

The municipality will repave the cycle path and the sidewalk on both sides of the Laan Copes van Cattenburch and part of the Burgemeester Patijnlaan. During this project the cycle path and sidewalk will have to be completely dug up. The work will begin on Monday, 8 June and last until 31 July.

What is going to happen?

  • The cycle path will get a new red layer of asphalt.
  • The sidewalks will get new paving stones.
  • Parking spaces will temporarily not be in use: construction materials will be placed there.
Laan Copes van Cattenburch cycle path

Planning

The project will be carried out in 2 phases.

  • Phase 1: From Monday, 9 June to Friday, 3 July work will be carried out on the cycle path and the sidewalk in the direction of the Burgemeester Patijnlaan. The project will begin at the Koninginnegracht.
  • Phase 2: From Monday, 6 July to Friday, 31 July work will be carried out on the cycle path and sidewalk in the direction of the Koninginnegracht. The project will begin at the Burgemeester Patijnlaan.

To ensure that the project goes smoothly, the municipality is asking residents to temporarily park their car elsewhere and to remove any obstacles such as bicycles and flower boxes.

Accessibility

Homes and businesses will remain accessible to pedestrians. Traffic wardens will be deployed to guide pedestrians to the side of the street where no work is taking place. Through traffic will be able to continue to use the street. During the project you will not be able to park along the Laan Copes van Cattenburch.

The red line indicates where the work is taking place. The green line is the diversion route for cyclists.
The red line indicates where the work is taking place. The green line is the diversion route for cyclists.

Diversion for bicycles

During the project the Laan Copes van Cattenburch and part of the Burgemeester Patijnlaan will be closed to cyclists and pedestrians. Cyclists will be diverted along the Burgemeester Patijnlaan, Borneostraat, Soendastraat, Sumatrastraat and Koninginnegracht or vice versa

Safety

The municipality is doing everything within its power to work as safely as possible. Nevertheless work sites are dangerous places. Instruct children not to play in the area.

More information

Do you have questions and/or remarks about the project? Contact the supervisor, Fred Theijn, on tel. 06 - 50 00 26 93. Did you get voicemail? Leave your name, question and contact information. He will return your call as soon as possible.