TRANSPORTATION/PUBLIC WORKS–Contract Awarded for RoadImprovements in Hants County Smoother and safer travels are coming soon for residents andvisitors of Hants County. A contract worth over $1.5 million has been awarded to repavemore than 10 kilometres of Trunk 14, from New Ross Road northerlyto Gordon Shaw Concrete Limited in Windsor Forks. “Nova Scotia’s transportation network is growing stronger witheach road improvement project,” said Ron Russell, Minister ofTransportation and Public Works. “Better roads means easiertransfer of goods and services in our province, and safer travelsfor all motorists.” The contract was awarded on April 28 to Chapman Bros.Construction. Work will be complete by August 31. The Department of Transportation and Public Works highwaysdivision manages more than 23,000 kilometres of roads in NovaScotia. It maintains an inventory of 3,800 bridges and operatesseven provincial ferries. Staff provide services from districtoffices located in Bridgewater, Bedford, Truro and Sydney.
Rabat – Spanish giants Real Madrid are expected to come to Morocco on December 14th, two days ahead of their semi-final clash at the FIFA Club World Cup.Sources acquainted with the issue told MWN that the Los Blancos arrival date in Morocco to take part at the eleventh edition of FCWC is officially confirmed at December 14th.Real Madrid will arrive in Morocco as the club most likely to lift the title especially that the team is producing one of its best performances in years. The Champions League winners made history on Saturday as they recorded their 16th straight win cross all competitions with a 2-1 triumph over Malaga at la Rosaleda.Real Madrid will face in the Semi-final round in Moulay Abdellah Stadium in Rabat the winner of the match that will bring together Cruz Azul from Mexico against Western Sydney from Australia.