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Intense rains in Costa Rica’s Caribbean, northern regions prompt evacuations
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Intense rains in Costa Rica’s Caribbean, northern regions prompt evacuations

L. Arias - July 7, 2015

Flooding caused by heavy rains in Costa Rica’s northern and Caribbean regions has forced emergency agencies to evacuate a total of 580 people, the National Emergency Commission…

Travel Alert: Two new landslides block Route 32 to Caribbean
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Travel Alert: Two new landslides block Route 32 to Caribbean

L. Arias - July 6, 2015

Vehicle passage on Route 32, the main highway connecting Costa Rica's capital San José with the Caribbean province of Limón, was again blocked Monday after heavy rains caused two…

Inter-American Highway South could reopen on Thursday
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Newsletter
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Inter-American Highway South could reopen on Thursday

L. Arias - February 24, 2015

Crews from the Public Works and Transport Ministry are working hard to reopen passage through the Inter-American Highway South, or Route 2, closed since last Jan 30.…

Travel Alert: Route 32 blocked by landslide near Zurquí Tunnel
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Travel Alert: Route 32 blocked by landslide near Zurquí Tunnel

L. Arias - February 6, 2015

Heavy rains in several parts of the Caribbean region on Friday afternoon triggered a landslide that has blocked passage at kilometer 24 of Route 32, the main highway connecting San…

Travel Alert: Washed-out lane on Inter-American Highway South could be fixed in four weeks
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Travel Alert: Washed-out lane on Inter-American Highway South could be fixed in four weeks

L. Arias - February 3, 2015

Public Works and Transport Ministry (MOPT) officials on Thursday will present the results of a study aimed at providing a solution to the reopening a stretch of the Inter-American Highway…

Travel Alert: Landslide closes kilometer 33 of Inter-American Highway South at ‘Cerro de la Muerte’
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Environment and Wildlife
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Travel Alert: Landslide closes kilometer 33 of Inter-American Highway South at ‘Cerro de la Muerte’

L. Arias - January 29, 2015

A 105-meter landslide at a depth of 20 meters in the early hours of Thursday has closed the Inter-American Highway South (Route 2) at kilometer 33, in an area known as Cerro de…