By Anjana Kumar, Staff Reporter www.gulfnews.com
Dubai: Several key roads will be closed on the second day [Thursday] of the cycling race Dubai Tour.
According to the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), the race will begin at 12.25pm from the Dubai World Trade Center on Thursday and cover areas like Meydan, Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Road, Umm Suqueim, Al Sufouh, Emirates Living area, Atlantis The Palm and Palm Jumeirah.
New Dubai residents have been forewarned by developers of road closures between 2 and 4pm.
A circular from Nakheel to Jumeirah Islands residents stated: “The route for the Dubai Tour includes a number of famous landmarks, including Jumeirah Islands.
As a result, certain road closures as set by Dubai Police and the RTA will be in place between 2pm and 4pm. The loop road between the old security gate and Meadows area gate will be closed. More info