Silves: Work has already begun to organize traffic on Rua Cândido dos Reis

Works cost 29 thousand euros and will last about a month

The contract to organize the parking lot on Rua Cândido dos Reis, in Silves, has already begun, in an investment of 29 thousand euros under the responsibility of the Municipality of Silves.

With this intervention, which will cover an extension of 270 meters, the municipality intends to rehabilitate the street's sidewalk and structure the longitudinal parking, leaving the parking to be carried out on the sidewalk.

In practice, «the intervention will cover the replacement of the pavement of the sidewalk with a new sidewalk, the replacement of the horizontal sections of downfall pipes for rainwater in the building with gutters with a grate and the marking of parking spaces on the carriageway, thus providing , Cândido dos Reis street with the best conditions for pedestrian circulation, promoting, at the same time, the calming of traffic by reducing the width of the available carriageway», adds the Chamber.

The intervention, with an estimated duration of one month, will be carried out in stages, in order to alleviate the inconvenience caused to everyone who circulates in this street.

The Municipality of Silves says it regrets “the traffic constraints (pedestrian and road) and parking that the carrying out of these works may cause and thanks residents, pedestrians and motorists for the better understanding”.