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New Hanging Bridge Connects Local Community in Nueva Ecija

Residents of the adjacent Barangays of Berang and San Pedro in the Municipality of Sta. Rosa in Nueva Ecija lauded the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) for the completion of a hanging bridge that now connects the two villages separated by a creek.

In his report to DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar, DPWH Nueva Ecija 2nd District Engineer Ricardo M. Puno said that residents no longer use wooden rafts pulled by a rope to reach the other barangay with the establishment of the 97-meter bridge that provides a better and safer connection.

Widened Manila North Road Section Improves Cagayan-Ilocos Norte Connectivity

A P65.46-million road widening along the 2.61-kilometer section of the Manila North Road in Sta. Praxedes, Cagayan has been completed by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) allowing for a better inter-regional connectivity in the area.

In her report to Secretary Mark A. Villar, Regional Office 2 OIC-Director Loreta M. Malauan stated that the portion of Manila North Road that serves as a direct connector road of Cagayan Valley and Ilocos Region has been improved into a four-lane road from the previous two (2) lanes.

Widened Manila North Road Section Improves Cagayan-Ilocos Norte Connectivity

A P65.46-million road widening along the 2.61-kilometer section of the Manila North Road in Sta. Praxedes, Cagayan has been completed by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) allowing for a better inter-regional connectivity in the area.

In her report to Secretary Mark A. Villar, Regional Office 2 OIC-Director Loreta M. Malauan stated that the portion of Manila North Road that serves as a direct connector road of Cagayan Valley and Ilocos Region has been improved into a four-lane road from the previous two (2) lanes.

Villar: NLEX Connector to reach España this year

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and NLEX Corporation are accelerating the construction of the first five-kilometer section of NLEX Connector from Caloocan Interchange, C3 to España, Manila as they aim to complete the project by yearend.

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar led the project inspection along 4th Avenue in Caloocan City together with NLEX Corporation President and General Manager J. Luigi L. Bautista.

Villar: NLEX Connector to reach España this year

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and NLEX Corporation are accelerating the construction of the first five-kilometer section of NLEX Connector from Caloocan Interchange, C3 to España, Manila as they aim to complete the project by yearend.

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar led the project inspection along 4th Avenue in Caloocan City together with NLEX Corporation President and General Manager J. Luigi L. Bautista.

DPWH Builds Road Slope Protection along Slide-Prone Area in Balamban, Cebu

A slide-prone portion of Cebu – Balamban – Transcentral Highway is now much safer with the recent completion of a slope protection project along the road in Barangay Cansomoroy, Balamban, Cebu.

Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar, citing a report from DPWH Cebu 3rd District Engineering Office (DEO) said that the newly-completed project involves the construction of a road slope protection structure measuring 229 meters by 5.15 meters that covers an area of 1,180 square meters as well as a soil rock fall protection covering an area of 6,025 square meters.

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