News by Month

DPWH Considers One-Way Traffic at Kennon Road

The Department of Public Works and Highways considers implementing one-way traffic flow at Kennon Road, a scenic highway from Rosario, La Union to mountain city of Baguio this Holy Week.

Secretary Rogelio L. Singson instructed DPWH Cordillera Administrative Region (DPWH-CAR) Director Edilberto Carrabacan to conduct traffic study that will only allow light vehicles to use Kennon Road in going up to Baguio City this coming summer season particularly during the Holy Week.

Dimasalang Road Works Start

The road rehabilitation works involving concreting of pavement and drainage improvement at Dimasalang Street in Sta Cruz and Sampaloc, Manila has started.

According to DPWH-North Manila District Engineer Medel Chua, the construction area covers some Dimasalang road sections spanning V.G. Cruz, Cristobal, A. Maceda, Blumentritt, Becerra and Maria Clara Streets.

Medel also said that construction period will take two (2) months and is targetted for completion on April 17, 2015 or within 60 calendar days.

Dimasalang Road Works Start

The road rehabilitation works involving concreting of pavement and drainage improvement at Dimasalang Street in Sta Cruz and Sampaloc, Manila has started.

According to DPWH-North Manila District Engineer Medel Chua, the construction area covers some Dimasalang road sections spanning V.G. Cruz, Cristobal, A. Maceda, Blumentritt, Becerra and Maria Clara Streets.

Medel also said that construction period will take two (2) months and is targetted for completion on April 17, 2015 or within 60 calendar days.

P895-Million Worth of Infra Projects Allocated to DPWH, Iloilo 1st DEO for 2015

DPWH, Iloilo First District Engineering Office is implementing a total of 80 projects in various areas in the southern part of Iloilo with the total allocation of P895.65 Million. The said projects were funded under the District’s FY 2015 DPWH Infrastructure Program based on General Appropriations Act (RA 10651.) Four projects amounting to P348.24 Million will be under the supervision of the Regional office, while 80 projects amounting to P547.41 Million will be supervised by DPWH, Iloilo First DEO. Below is the table of the District’s infra program:

Widening of Iloilo-Antique Road, Top Priority Project of DPWH, Iloilo 1st DEO

The continuous widening of roads and bridges along Iloilo-Antique Road is the top priority infrastructure project of the Department of Public Works and Highways, Iloilo First District Engineering Office.

The widening project is part of the District’s DPWH Multi-Year Program.

For Fiscal Year 2013 and 2014, the District has allocated the total amount of P162.00 Million, intended for road widening of various sections of the said national road.

Pages