DPWH paves road leading to Davao Oriental’s Lake Carolina

Monday, February 24, 2020

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has completed the concreting of NRJ Salingcomot Road leading to Lake Carolina in the municipality of Baganga, Davao Oriental.

According to District Engineer Cirilo M. Lasaca, the project, in the amount of P5.87 million, involves the concreting of two (2) lanes with 230 millimeter thick of Portland Cement Concrete Pavement (PCCP), construction of grouted riprap, provision of reflectorized thermoplastic pavement markings, installation of metal guardrail (metal beam), solar LED street light and post and provision of road signs along a 200 lineal meter road.

“We are hoping that with the completion of the concreted road, more tourists will be able to visit this hidden gem in Davao Oreintal,” District Engineer Lasaca added.

Resting in the coastal town of Baganga, Carolina Lake is known for its cool brackish water, laid-back charm and different marine waters that vary in size, shape and color and is considered one of the hidden treasures of the province of Davao Oriental.