DPWH to repair EDSA, C5 and other major roads this weekend

Friday, July 19, 2019

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will conduct road repair activities in Metro Manila this weekend starting 11 p.m. Friday, July 19, 2019 until 5 a.m. Monday, July 22, 2019.

According to DPWH – National Capital Region (DPWH – NCR) Regional Director Ador G. Canlas, the road works will be carried out at the southbound directions of Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA) from Roosevelt Avenue to Bansalangin Street, 1st lane from sidewalk; from Magallanes to Baclaran Bus Stop going to Magallanes-Alabang Bus Stop, outer lane; and from Eugenio Lopez Drive to Scout Borromeo (desilting and construction of manhole); and at the northbound direction from before New York Street, 1st lane from sidewalk.

Road repair works will also be undertaken along Circumferential Road 5 (C5), southbound direction fronting SM Aura, 4th lane from median; and at its northbound direction from fronting SM Aura, 4th lane from median.

Other roads to undergo pavement rehabilitation includes Regalado Avenue, from Mindanao Avenue Extension to Quirino Highway, 2nd lane from sidewalk, northbound; Katipunan Avenue, after Quirino Memorial Medical Center, 2nd lane from sidewalk, southbound; Quirino Highway, from Junji Street to Salvia Street, inner lane, eastbound; and General Luis Street, from Oriental Tin to Pascual Road, eastbound.

Due to expected traffic slowdown in affected areas, motorists are advised to take possible alternate routes.