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DPWH to complete road and bridge project in Laoag City before year ends

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is on the final stages of construction of the Cataban-Navotas bridge and road project in Laoag City which is anticipated to boost livelihood activities in the area.

Residents of barangays Cataban and Navotas, who are known for their production of dried fish and eco-friendly bags made from water lilies, can look forward to possible increase in their income as the P40 million project will improve transport of products and goods.

DPWH to complete road and bridge project in Laoag City before year ends

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is on the final stages of construction of the Cataban-Navotas bridge and road project in Laoag City which is anticipated to boost livelihood activities in the area.

Residents of barangays Cataban and Navotas, who are known for their production of dried fish and eco-friendly bags made from water lilies, can look forward to possible increase in their income as the P40 million project will improve transport of products and goods.

DPWH breaks ground on Maayon-Sara bypass road project

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Aimed to fast-track economic activity in Northern Iloilo and Capiz, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) recently broke ground for the construction of the 15-kilometer Maayon-Sara bypass road.

Citing a report from Region 6 Director Lea N. Delfinado, DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar said that construction works on the P 390 million road project will be divided into two packages, which shall cover construction and concreting of the two-lane Portland Concrete Cement Pavement (PCCP) road, spanning 4.80-kilometer and 4.43-kilometer, respectively.

DPWH breaks ground on Maayon-Sara bypass road project

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Aimed to fast-track economic activity in Northern Iloilo and Capiz, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) recently broke ground for the construction of the 15-kilometer Maayon-Sara bypass road.

Citing a report from Region 6 Director Lea N. Delfinado, DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar said that construction works on the P 390 million road project will be divided into two packages, which shall cover construction and concreting of the two-lane Portland Concrete Cement Pavement (PCCP) road, spanning 4.80-kilometer and 4.43-kilometer, respectively.

DPWH completes MSR Diversion Road underpass in Lucena City

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) completes construction of a P245 million-worth underpass located along Manila South Road (MSR) Diversion Road in Lucena City, Quezon.

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar, on Wednesday, October 23, 2019, officially opened the project to vehicular traffic with a ceremonial drive-thru and unveiling of project marker.

Secretary Villar said that the project is anticipated to ease traffic congestion along Daang Maharlika Route, delivering faster and safer travel for motorists.

DPWH completes MSR Diversion Road underpass in Lucena City

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) completes construction of a P245 million-worth underpass located along Manila South Road (MSR) Diversion Road in Lucena City, Quezon.

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar, on Wednesday, October 23, 2019, officially opened the project to vehicular traffic with a ceremonial drive-thru and unveiling of project marker.

Secretary Villar said that the project is anticipated to ease traffic congestion along Daang Maharlika Route, delivering faster and safer travel for motorists.

VILLAR: Cavite-Laguna Expressway passable by October 30 -- in time for Undas

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Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark A. Villar, with his team, did a final inspection of the first sections of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX) which covered the Mamplasan Barrier onto Laguna Technopark Interchange, Laguna Boulevard Interchange all the way to Santa Rosa-Tagaytay Interchange.

VILLAR: Cavite-Laguna Expressway passable by October 30 -- in time for Undas

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Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark A. Villar, with his team, did a final inspection of the first sections of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX) which covered the Mamplasan Barrier onto Laguna Technopark Interchange, Laguna Boulevard Interchange all the way to Santa Rosa-Tagaytay Interchange.

8 evacuation centers built in Western Visayas, 3 more underway

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Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar announced that Western Visayas Region now has eight (8) Regional Evacuation Centers with the completion and turn-over of two (2) more in addition to the six (6) previously turned over during the first half of the year.

“Residents of Barangay Milibili, Roxas City and Barangay Igtambo in San Miguel, Iloilo no longer have to use schools as temporary shelters in times of calamities with the completion of these bigger and better disaster resilient infrastructure,” said Secretary Villar.

8 evacuation centers built in Western Visayas, 3 more underway

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Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar announced that Western Visayas Region now has eight (8) Regional Evacuation Centers with the completion and turn-over of two (2) more in addition to the six (6) previously turned over during the first half of the year.

“Residents of Barangay Milibili, Roxas City and Barangay Igtambo in San Miguel, Iloilo no longer have to use schools as temporary shelters in times of calamities with the completion of these bigger and better disaster resilient infrastructure,” said Secretary Villar.

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