North-Luzon East Expressway Project, Stage 1 (La Mesa Parkways Project)

Project Description: 

The La Mesa Parkways is an 18 km. toll road which starts at Commonwealth - La Mesa and ends at Bigte, Norzagaray utilizing the Right-of-Way of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS).

Project Objectives: 
  • To ease the traffic congestion of Northeast Metro Manila while providing a new scenic corridor to Northeast Luzon destination.
  • To develop a balanced constructed ecosystem to sustain a positive environmental impact.

  • To serve as a water management system, flood and other surface runoff water will be collected and delivered to La Mesa. Using ingenuity and assets on hand, in-pipe turbines will be installed to produce renewable electricity.
  • With the assurance to:

    - provide authorized access, monitoring and routine maintenance to aqueduct fittings along the toll roads and right-of-way.

    - ensure structural integrity and strategic security of the MWSS underground aqueducts, facilities and accessories.

Project Concessionaire: 

Ausphil Tollways Corporation (ATC)

Project Cost: 
  • P 7.8 B inclusive of Civil Works and Fixed Operating Equipment (FOE).

Project Status: 
  • The La Mesa Parkways Project was originally proposed in 2001 to the MWSS by the Ausphil Tollways Corporation (ATC) to develop, design, construct, finance, operate and maintain a toll facility under the Build-Operate-Transfer and its Implementing Rules and Regulations 1999 (BOT IRR 1999) scheme.
  • Notice of Award (NOA) was issued by MWSS on May 2007.
  • ATC submitted to DPWH the updated documents as stated in the NOA for review and perusal.
  • DPWH-PPP Service furnished copies of the updated documents to Bureau of Design, Planning Service, and Bureau of Quality and Safety of this Department, for their comments.
  • Meeting was held among DPWH, ATC and PPP Center at PPP Service Service Office on August 24, 2017 regarding the legal issues/concerns of PPP Center and a presentation of the updated documents.
  • Ongoing preparation/review of draft Contract.
  • For Evaluation 
Project Alignment: