ring road

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Synonyms for ring road

a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center

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Buildings parallel to the third ring road are allowed between three to 30 floors in certain areas but buildings after the third ring road, heights will vary between two and six floors.
Waraich was of the view that modern infrastructure could promote economic and commercial activities, therefore the plan of modern traffic management system and construction of a ring road should be executed to ensure smooth traffic flow.
Waraich said that Islamabad is the hub for all the governmental activities as well as the centre of all industrial and commercial activities as a daily traffic volume of above 100,000 vehicles which is received by Tarnol toll Plaza and Faizabad interchange, therefore it is high time to construct a single-free ring road around Islamabad to improve the traffic flow as years have gone by and no one in the government has ever bothered to improve the traffic situation.
Summary: The High Commission for the Development of Riyadh (HCDR) has awarded a contract to Al-Mabani Contacting Company for constructing a bridge at the intersection of Eastern Ring Road with Oruba Road.
He said that for the Lahore Ring Road design, his government had hired the services of an eminent professor of the Michigan State University who had already designed successful ring roads in the US, adding that prior to the final design approval of the Lahore Ring Road, six-month survey of the city traffic had been carried out.