- Governor Jackson Mandago said Monday contractors were already on site to begin the groundwork.
- The county government has also bought its own equipment.
Construction of the Eldoret Southern bypass in Uasin Gishu County is expected to start this month.
The Sh6 billion project funded by the African Development Bank is aimed at reducing congestion in Eldoret Town.
Governor Jackson Mandago said Monday contractors were already on site to begin the groundwork.
“This has been one long-awaited project by the people of this region and we are happy that work is about to commence and soon we will decongest Eldoret Town,” said Mr Mandago.
The road project that was launched by President Kenyatta last year will run from the Eldoret-Nairobi Road through Eldoret International Airport.