New 4-lanes broad tunnel on Sheikh Rashid Street (Al Garhoud and Mina Rashid) to open in Dubai Thursday, May 3rd, announced Roads and Transport Authority (RTA). The tunnel is part of the Improvement of Sheikh Rashid and Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Streets Intersection Project to improve the traffic flow on Sheikh Rashid Street.
Comprising of four lanes in each direction, the project is located at the intersection of Sheikh Rashid Street and can be used when travelling from Al Garhoud Bridge to Al Shindagha tunnel or Port Rashid and vice versa. It will accommodate the growing traffic volumes, and ease the traffic movement in all parts of Dubai Emirate. The project aims to develop integrated solutions of roads and marine network that are safe for users and encouraging the development and investment in the Emirate.