Thursday 23 September 2021

Heavy Trucks Prohibited, Ruta 27 One-Way To San Jose on Sunday

Paying the bills


Why the billions in English are not like the billions in Spanish

What amount would you prefer to have saved in...

Health confirms 15 cases of malaria on the border with Nicaragua

QCOSTARICA - An outbreak of 15 people positive for...

Conditions worsen for Haitian migrants on US-Mexico border

Q24N - Conditions are deteriorating in a camp on...

Costa Rica, Panama and Dominican Republic seek a solution for Haiti

QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica President Carlos Alvarado, Luis Abinader...

Mexico finds a Latin American ally in Venezuela’s Maduro

Q24N - The recent summit of the Community of...
Paying the bills


File photo

QCOSTARICA – On Sunday, the last day of Semana Santa, heavy trucks are restricted from circulating on four major routes leading to San Jose, in order to give returning vacations a break.

The Ministerio de Obras Públicas y Transportes (MOPT) – ministry of Transport – confirmed that heavy trucks not complying with the restriction that will be in effect between 2:00pm and 9:00pm Sunday, will be exposed to a fine of ¢51.249 colones.

- Advertisement -

The highways with the restriction are San Jose bound on the Bernardo Soto, General Cañas, Florencio del Castillo and the Braulio Carrillo.

According to Globalvia, the concessionaire of the Ruta 27, the highway will one-way to San Jose, between Orotina and Cuidad Colon, from 1:00pm to 8:00pm. During those hours, traffic to the Pacific coast will have to use El Aguacate (old road to Jaco) or the Interamericana norte.

According to the Policia de Transito, heavy trucks are those with a registered gross weight of 6 tonnes or more.

- Advertisement -
Paying the bills
"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! In these times of new normal, stay at home. Stay safe. Stay healthy.

Related Articles

Costa Rica second last in economic recovery in the region

QCOSTARICA - The Central American region experiences very different realities as...

Group charged migrants US$22K to get them to the United States.

QCOSTARICA - A Costa Rican-Panamanian criminal structure charged migrants of 13...

Subscribe to our stories

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

Log In

Forgot password?

Forgot password?

Enter your account data and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Your password reset link appears to be invalid or expired.

Log in

Privacy Policy

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.