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Waldorpstraat: new asphalt

Published: 3 September 2020Modified: 10 September 2020

Part of the Waldorpstraat will get new asphalt between the Rijswijkseweg and Leeghwaterplein. The work will take place between Monday, 21 September and Thursday, 1 October 2020.

What is going to happen?

  • Work will be carried out at 2 spots in the Waldorpstraat:

    • at the intersection bij de kruising met de Rijswijkseweg
    • in front of the station (Benedenweg)
  • The road will get a new layer of asphalt.
  • In some places parking spaces will be renewed.

2 phases

The work will be carried out in 2 phases in order to limit the amount of inconvenience.

Phase 1

Monday, 21 September to Friday, 25 September 2020, every day between 7.00 and 16.00 hrs.

The parking spaces will be renewed. Motorists can drive along the work site at a lower speed limit.

Phase 2

Monday, 28 September to Friday, 2 October 2020, every evening from 19.00 hrs. until the following morning at 7.00 hrs.

The old asphalt will be removed and the road will get new asphalt. The road and parking spaces will then be closed.

The diversion route is indicated in green. The road closure is indicated in red.
The diversion route is indicated in green. The road closure is indicated in red.

Accessibility

The Waldorpstraat will be open to cars during the project except for between the evening of Monday, 28 September as of 19.00 hrs. and the morning of Friday, 2 October at 7.00 hrs. Then the Waldorpstraat will be closed to vehicular traffic in both directions between the Rijswijkseweg and Leeghwaterplein. There will be a detour.

To carry out the work safely, there will be a ban on parking in the Waldorpstraat during the project. Homes and businesses will remain accessible.

Diversions for cars

The Waldorpstraat will be completely closed to vehicular traffic every evening from 19.00 hrs. until the following morning at 7.00 hrs. from Monday, 28 September to Friday, 2 October. Traffic will be diverted via the Rijswijkseweg - Neherkade - Leeghwaterplein. The Waldorpstraat will be open between 7.00 and 19.00 hrs.

Bicycles

No work will be carried out on the cycle paths. Cyclists can continue to use the cycle paths. Only the bike crossing at the Rijswijkseweg will be closed during the project.

Public transportation

HTM buses 22, 26 and 29 will operate according to schedule. Look for more information on the website of the HTM.

Safety

The municipality will do everything within its power to ensure safety during the roadworks. Work sites nevertheless remain dangerous spots. You are advised to warn children to stay away from the work site.

Information

Do you have questions and/or remarks about the project? Contact:

  • the Ingenieursbureau Den Haag, by sending an email to GOW@denhaag.nl. Include your address.
  • The municipality on tel. 14070 and ask for Michael Ilahi (available on weekdays from 8.30 to 17.00 hrs.). Or via the Contact page. Indicate that you are calling about roadworks in your street.