|Traffic has been banned on the Le Duan and Pasteur Streets from next Monday. — VNA/VNS Photo
HCM CITY (VNS) — All vehicles have been banned from entering the Pasteur and Le Duan Streets in HCM City from today, the HCM City Department of Transport said.
This has been done as part of the preparations for the 40th anniversary of the National Reunification Day (April 30).
Vehicles would not be allowed to enter the Pasteur Street portion, stretching from Han Thuyen Street to the Alexandre de Rhodes Street, and on a part of the Le Duan Street between the Pham Ngoc Thach Street and Nam Ky Khoi Nghia Street.
Residents have been advised to use alternative routes, such as the Pasteur–Ly Tu Trong–Hai Ba Trung–Le Duan–Pham Ngoc Thach or Le Duan–Pham Ngoc Thach–Alexandre de Rhodes–Nam Ky Khoi Nghia route.
Meanwhile, a portion of the Han Thuyen Street, which runs from the Pasteur to Cong xa Paris Street, will be restricted to a one-way street during the duration of the preparations.
Parking on Han Thuyen and Alexandre de Rhodes has also been banned.
The bans will be lifted on May 6. — VNS