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access road

a road providing a means of entry into a region or of approach to another road, esp a motorway
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access road

[′ak·ses ‚rōd]
(civil engineering)
A route, usually paved, that enables vehicles to reach a designated facility expeditiously.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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'Our upland farmers can now easily bring their products like mango, cashew, cacao and coffee to the nearby market in the town using this access road. This will serve as a channel to increase local trade and productivity, since it connects farm areas to market towns,' he said in a statement.
The access road will be built with floating construction consisting of 5.9 kilometers slab pile and 1.6 kilometers flyover.
CDA Member Planning Asad Mehboob Kayani, who attended the meeting, told Dawn that the civic agency would immediately start work on the construction of the access road. He said in the past the CDA had floated a tender for the construction of an access road but because of the land possession issue the work could not be started.
He said length of the bridge was 612 metres while the length of the access roads was 2.648 kilometre.
In a Seacoast Online article, Planning Director Juliet Walker said the city has $200,000 in a Capital Improvement Plan to engineer the access road. She said many developers have shown interest in the conference center property, located between Cate Street and the bypass, and all are aware of the city's interest in reopening the connector road.
That led to a decision to expropriate, for military use, the land on which the original access road was built.
That'll be because anyone with half a brain wouldn't need a sign to tell them not to park across a private access road.
AN ACCESS road is to be installed on saltmarsh in Runcorn, in the first phase of construction for the Mersey Gateway bridge.
A DEAL which will pave the way for a crucial second access road to Barry Island will be signed before the end of the month.
The accident happened at 2pm on Friday when the avalanche fell near the access road to the Cairngorm mountain ski access road, which was closed to the public for the fourth day.
Muse Developments will apply for planning permission in January to build an access road to the former Billy Pit colliery site via the Blue Flames leisure centre on Whitley Road.
The turf was officially cut yesterday marking the start of work on Wrexham''s Industrial Estate access road project.