Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority has completed a number of maintenance and development projects in Al-Madam and its environs to develop and maintain roads in Sharjah and to implement its strategy to achieve the highest rates of traffic safety. This came in accordance with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, to expand infrastructure projects in the central region and to keep pace with the Emirate's overall development plans.
Dr. Mohsin Balwan, Director of Road Maintenance Department, stated that a plan has been drawn up to develop the central region's roads, which His Highness pays close attention. The project implemented according to the vision of His Highness and permanently followed up by H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Chairman of Sharjah Executive Council to develop road networks according to international traffic safety standards and to please the residents and road network users in the area.
He assured that Al-Madam witnessed a number of maintenance projects in 2018 and 2019 including this project, where roads were maintained and developed, traffic signboards were replaced and repaired, roads marked and speed bumps were maintained. Maintenance and development works on the road completed according to the latest international standards to ensure safety and security and compatible with climate and environmental variables.
In order to provide the highest traffic safety rates, the authority did maintenance works on Al-Buhais – Fili road including maintenance of fences, traffic signboards and asphalt. Besides, traffic-calming devices were implemented with high standards to raise traffic safety rates and save lives and properties in Al-Madam and its environs such as southern Al-Buhais, Al-Khawaled, Al-Ghawanem and others.
According to Dr. Balwan, the authority always keens to confront all daily mobility challenges and improves road networks to ensure safety for roads users and to maintain the public appearance of Sharjah especially of the central region. Besides, SRTA keens to please, keep residents and visitors safe and ease the flow of their movement by maintain road marking in Al-Madam and its environs.