Portmore Mayor, Leon Thomas says parking options are being explored to prevent traffic build-up amid the newly opened PriceSmart in the municipality on Tuesday.

Commuters in Portmore reported experiencing traffic congestion on the first day of the opening of the multimillion-dollar super store.

Mr. Thomas told our news centre, traffic in the municipality will be monitored and assessed over the weekend.

He added that the management of PriceSmart is also exploring additional parking options for its customers.

In the meantime, the Mayor is urging motorists not to stop or park in front of PriceSmart.

Leon Thomas, Mayor of Portmore.