DPWH steps up metro road works

DPWH steps up metro road works image

Text: / Photos: | posted April 13, 2012 18:10

Hoping to complete construction on major roads before the school starts

The Department of Public Works and Highways(DPWH) is taking advantage of the sunny summer weather by stepping up its road-improvement works in Metro Manila this weekend. Determined to complete the repair and maintenance activities of major roads before the start of the new school year and the arrival of the rainy season, the DPWH has scheduled the sectional repair of the following major thoroughfares from 10pm of April 13 to 4am of April 16:

  • Aurora Boulevard (southbound), Pasay City;
  • South Superhighway (southbound) from Zobel Roxas Street to Quirino Avenue;
  • Along Osmeña Highway (northbound), Manila from Zobel Roxas Street to Quirino Avenue;
  • EDSA (northbound and southbound), Mandaluyong City;
  • C-5 Road (southbound), Taguig City;
  • Ramon Magsaysay Boulevard, Sampaloc, Manila, from Sociego to Rotonda;
  • A.H. Lacson St., Sampaloc, Manila from Rotonda to Ma.Clara (both sides);
  • Nagtahan Flyover Service Road from R. Magsaysay Blvd. to Ruiloba Street;
  • España Boulevard, Sampaloc, Manila from Corola to Welcome Rotunda;
  • Pasong Tamo Avenue between Makati Diverson Channel and EDSA (center lane);
  • Daang Maharlika, Muntinlupa City;
  • Aurora Boulevard (eastbound outer lane) from Anonas to F. Castillo Street;
  • EDSA, Quezon City (northbound) going Cubao area, the second lane from sidewalk between Gate 3 and Gate 2 of Camp Aguinaldo;
  • Boni Serrano Avenue between 10th and 7th Avenue;
  • Boni Serrano Avenue, left lane from EDSA between 1st West and Gate 3 and between Gate 3 and 1st Avenue;
  • Araneta Avenue from Baloy Street to Landargun Street (first lane from the sidewalk);
  • Fairview Avenue (northbound and southbound, second lane) from Fairlane to Camaro;
  • Mindanao Avenue (northbound, second lane) from Road 20 to MG Square;
  • EDSA, Quezon City (northbound, third lane) from Corregidor to Fema Road;
  • EDSA, Quezon City (southbound, third lane) from Bansalangin to West Avenue; and
  • M. H. del Pilar Sreet in Malabon City.

According to the DPWH, the repair and maintenance of these national roads have been coordinated with the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA). For any concern, complaint, suggestion, recommendation, or observation, people are advised to call 165-02 or (02) 536-3477 or to send a text message to the agency by typing "DPWH (your message)" and sending it to 2920.