Ministry of Communication and Works
Public Works Department
Release Date:
Tuesday, 4 July 2017 - 2:52pm

The public is informed that a section of the Purcell Road, between the tamarind tree near the Purcell Estate entrance to Brewley’s Superette, will be completely closed to vehicular traffic on Thursday, July 6 and Friday, July 7 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The purpose of the closure is to facilitate works to clean the ghut. Motorists are asked to use alternate roads to access Johnsons Ghut and Purcell Estate and to drive with extreme caution in the area. Provision will be made to allow residents and businesses walking access on the section of road that will be closed. To view the exact location of these works or to view detours visit www.bvi.gov.vg/roadworks.

The Ministry of Communications and Works apologises for the any convenience caused during this time.


Nekita Turnbull

Information Officer II
Department of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468-2730
Email:  Neturnbull@gov.vg