An extension of Godfrey Nixon Way in George Town is about three months away from being completed, officials said. When finished, it will stretch from the traffic lights, past the Blue Marlin restaurant and bar on Eastern Avenue, and end by Da Fish Shack restaurant on North Church Street. The Godfrey Nixon Extension will enable motorists travelling from Eastern Avenue and the current Godfrey Nixon Road, a shorter and quicker commute to the heart of downtown George Town.
· Land acquisition – following the requisite land acquisitions, National Roads Authority (NRA) demolished several properties in December 2020 and January 2021.
· Clearing of the alignment. Construction of the Sub-base, drainage well installation, curb and gutter installation.
· Installation of Utility infrastructure commenced in late February and will continue pending completion of land acquisition.