No menu items!
59.2 F
San Jose
Monday, June 27, 2022
- Advertisement -Travel Insurance


Finally! Public Works Ministry reopens La Platina bridge

Repairs to La Platina bridge have cost taxpayers a total of ¢9.4 billion ($16.2 million) since 2009.

Solís pledges to fix La Platina bridge – the third president to make the promise

Luis Guillermo Solís is the third president to promise to repair and expand La Platina bridge, located on the most heavily trafficked highway leading into San José.

More delays: ‘La Platina’ Bridge won’t be repaired until next administration

A new bridge will be finished in December 2014.

‘La Platina’ Bridge to close Wednesday night, Saturday for repairs

Workers will fix a hole that appeared last Friday.

‘La Platina’ bridge head loses job

María Ramírez, who’s in charge of bridges for the Public Works and Transportation Ministry (MOPT), lost her job after failing to solve the problem...

Repairs to infamous ‘La Platina’ bridge start next Wednesday

Following renovation, the bridge's weight capacity will increase from 22 to 40 tons.

Official in charge of infamous ‘La Platina’ bridge loses job

Costa Rican authorities figure out a way to fix the cantankerous bridge that has cost the government millions of dollars: build a new bridge.

Infamous ‘La Platina’ bridge to close for 24 hours beginning Thursday

The seemingly never-ending works on "La Platina" bridge will continue to frustrate Costa Rican motorists this week as another prolonged closure looms for Thursday and Friday.

‘La Platina’ bridge to be partially closed for over a month, officials say

The La Platina bridge that keeps causing nightmares for Costa Rican drivers will be closed for six weeks beginning on Jan. 21

Oft-maligned Virilla Bridge to open fourth lane

The bridge is notorious for delaying drivers heading from the capital to the airport or Alajuela.

Latest News

Highest Volcano in Nicaragua Records Explosion of Gases and Ashes

The San Cristóbal volcano, the highest and most active peak in Nicaragua (northwest), registered this Sunday an explosion of gases and ashes up to...

Costa Rican Tourism Institute presents a plan to boost the industry

The Costa Rican Tourism Institute presented the Costa Rica National Tourism Plan 2022-2027, with three main objectives for the growth and improvement of the...

Costa Rican companies are committed to social tourism

This week we celebrate Social Tourism, so the Costa Rican Tourism Institute recognized this Wednesday the work of 36 organizations committed to the Social...

Here Is Why You Need To Think Before You Pick Another Plastic

Less than 9% of all plastic gets recycled. Sad isn’t it? All of us are aware of the harmful effect of plastic on the environment....

Costa Rica’s Playa Herradura has become an accessible beach

This Saturday, the Costa Rican Network of Accessible Tourism inaugurated Herradura Beach as the thirteenth accessible beach in Costa Rica by building a 48-meter-long...
- Advertisement -Coffee