DPWH announces road repair schedule

By Ferdinand Patinio

April 4, 2024, 3:25 pm

<p>Infographics from DPWH</p>

Infographics from DPWH

MANILA – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) announced on Thursday its road repairs schedule on Roxas Boulevard-EDSA flyover in Pasay City and the northbound portions of Roxas Boulevard, covering the cities of Pasay and Manila beginning this week.

In an advisory, DPWH-South Manila District Engineering Office said road repairs along northbound portions of Roxas Boulevard will start Thursday night (April 4).

The repairs are expected to be completed after 150 days.

Meanwhile, reblocking along the south and northbound bridge approach of the Roxas Boulevard flyover will begin Friday (April 5).

The repair works along the bridge approach will include concreting, reblocking, asphalt overlay, and application of thermoplastic pavements.

It is expected to be completed on April 30.

The agency advised motorists to use service roads and other alternate routes.

In a separate advisory, the DPWH-National Capital Region (NCR) Regional Office also announced a three-day road repair and rehabilitation works along EDSA northbound, which will begin at 11 p.m. Friday (April 5,) until 5 a.m. Monday (April 8).

The road repair will temporarily close the outer lane of EDSA northbound (1st lane from the sidewalk), between Apo St. and Pioneer Avenue, covering a length of 164 meters.

Motorists are advised to use other lanes as alternate routes to avoid traffic build-up in the area.

The DPWH assured motorists that the repairs will provide a smoother riding surface, ensuring the safety of commuters and motorists while enhancing road mobility. (PNA)