Traffic Updates

Traffic Advisory for the Week of January 2-8

December 30, 2022

Road Safety Reminder for the Week

What to Do in Case of an Accident
(The Government of Guam requires that ALL vehicles be insured)
If you have an accident, you are required to:

  • Stop and properly identify yourself to the other party. Leaving the scene of an accident where property damage has occurred is a MISDEMEANOR. If personal injury has resulted, it is a FELONY to leave the scene.
  • If the property damage exceeds $100.00 or an injury has resulted, you should contact the police immediately, the law gives you a 24-hour period in which to report the accident.
  • You are also required to report the accident within 10 working days from the time the police report has been completed to the Dept. of Revenue and Taxation if the damage exceeds $250.00 or someone has been injured.

According to Guam’s Traffic Violation Bureau’s (TVB) Traffic Fine Schedule

GCA (Guam Code Annotated) Code Description Eff. 01/01/14
3501(A) Leaving Scene with Injuries/Property Damage $500.00
3501(C) Leaving Scene (Accident shall render assistance) $500.00
3501B Leaving Scene of an Accident (Provide information) $500.00
3501E Leaving the Scene of an Accident (PD-Unattended) $500.00
3502 Failure to Report Accident $500.00
19105 Report of Accident Required – Insurance $500.00

 

 

Guam Construction Update

Motorists are advised to drive cautiously through the construction zones, observe all posted speed limit and construction signs, and carefully heed flaggers (when present). Alternate routes and/or adjusting drive times when feasible are encouraged.
 

Heavy Haul Cargo Transport for Ukudu Power Plant

Please drive with caution as prep work for the transport of heavy haul equipment for the new Ukudu Power Plant continues along Marine Corps Drive.

Traffic signal span wire replacements will occur on Route 1 and 6, at the Adelup intersection, on Tuesday, January 3 throughout the week. Please take note of the following and plan to take alternate routes to your destination:

9:00am - 11:00am (2 hours)
All northbound and southbound lanes will be closed in 5-minute intervals

11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Single lane closure. All other lanes will remain open.
Lane closure will be southbound for the first 2-3 days and northbound for the remainder of the week.

Subsequent span wire replacements and road closures will take place and the public will be notified in advance.

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Happy New Year from Doosan Ukudu Power and Doosan Enerbility!
 

Route 28 Rehabilitation from Route 1 to Bumuchachu Street – Dededo

On Monday, 1/2/23 – Friday, 1/6/23 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM, motorists are advised that there will be lane shifts and intermittent lane closures along Route 28 (Ysengsong Road) from Route 1 to Bumuchachu Street.
 

Route 5 and Portion of Route 12, Reconstruction and Widening (Route 2A to Naval Magazine/Route 12) – Santa Rita

Construction activities will continue along Route 5 from Route 2A to Juan C. Lizama Street with intermittent lane closures. Motorists are advised to slow down while driving through this area.
 

Route 14B (Ypao Road) Reconstruction and Widening (Route 14 to Carmen Memorial Dr.), Phase 1 Cliffside – Tamuning

Beginning October 2022 to May 2023, there will be full road closure between Congressman Palting Loop and Pale San Vitores Road. Motorists will have to take alternate routes.
 

Islandwide Village Street Pavement Resurfacing – Yigo

The DPW contractor will continue milling and paving Chalan Bada in Yigo, weather permitting. Work will occur between the hours of 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM. There will be intermittent lane closures. We encourage residents in these areas to exercise caution.
 

Islandwide Village Street Pavement Resurfacing – Dededo

The DPW HMC crew will be preparing Chalan Pujitos for paving, weather permitting. Work will occur between the hours of 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM. There will be intermittent lane closures. We encourage residents in these areas to exercise caution.