Micronesia News

Thursday, May 23, 2024

Department of Public Works to install safety measures on Asan curve

The inner lanes on a portion of road on Route 1 Marine Corps Drive in Asan, known as Dead Man's Curve, will be closed this weekend. On Tuesday, the Department of Public Works announced in a press release that the inner lanes of Dead Man's Curve, a stretch of Marine Corps Drive between Adelup and Asan, will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday and possibly Sunday. "The Department of Public Works is advising motorists to drive with extra caution this weekend as its workers install traffic delineators on a stretch of road that has been the site of multiple speed-related crashes and collisions over the years," the release stated.
The Guam Daily Post

Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Follow Up: May marks 50th Anniversary of Emergency Medical Services Week on Guam

PHOTO: In recognition of our nation’s heroes and those here at home, the island’s first responders banded together for a special celebration with the community. Flashing lights and wailing sirens are the familiar sights and sounds that typically signal help is on the way during critical situations. But today, they’re signifying a celebration as the nation recognizes Emergency Services Week. First responders with the Guam Fire Department, Naval, and Andersen Air Force bases rolled out their ambulances and firetrucks for a parade of lights at some of the island’s public schools. Lt. Jacob Olivas is with the Andersen Fire Department.

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