Major works begin on TF-217
Tenerife Cabildo has started work on the rehabilitation of the General Carretera del Norte (TF-217), on its way through the municipalities of La Matanza, La Victoria, Santa Ursula and La Orotava.
The project, which will be executed by the company Transformaciones y Servicios S.L, has a term of six months.
The road rehabilitation of the TF-217 is carried out along some eleven kilometres of the road, specifically between kilometre points 0 + 241 and 11 + 122).
The project includes, in addition to the conditioning of the asphalt in the whole section, improvements in the drainage system and signalling.
It also includes the rehabilitation of 28 bus stops existing on TF-217 (11 in La Matanza, eight in La Victoria and nine in Santa Úrsula), in such a way as to guarantee accessibility. The work also includes the provision of a new elevated pedestrian crossing, located at kilometer 7 + 080 (Santa Úrsula) and the improvement of existing pedestrian crossings, in addition to the conditioning of the road margins.
As for the drainage, in addition to the rehabilitation along the road, a concrete action will be carried out at the La Matanza roundabout located at p.k. 2 + 500, to solve the problem detected in this point.