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DPWH Completes PUP Covered Court

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has completed the construction of a multi-purpose building in Sta. Mesa, Manila that will encourage local residents and university students to be active in sports and fitness activities.

The building project in the amount of P9.59 million involves the construction of 18.0 meters by 35.0 meters covered court inside the compound of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines-College of Engineering and Architecture (PUP-CEA) in Barangay 628 Zone 63, Sta. Mesa, Manila.

Newly-Paved Road Makes Way for Dinagat Islands Tourism Growth

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has completed a road improvement project amounting to P425-million, covering the improvement of 11 kilometers Dinagat-Loreto Road connecting the municipalities Cagdianao, San Jose, Basilisa, Libjo, Tubajon and Loreto in Dinagat Islands.

With better road access leading to untouched tourism destinations, Dinagat Islands Province in the south side of Leyte Gulf in Caraga Region is now ready to accommodate more local and international visitors.

DPWH to Install Pedestrian Overpass Along Portion of MNR in La Union

The Department of Public Works and Highways La Union First District Engineering Office (DPWH-La Union First DEO) announced the temporary closure at KM0267+830 of Manila North Road (MNR) in Catbangen, San Fernando City, La Union on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 11:30 p.m. for the construction of a pedestrian overpass in front of Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University (DMMMSU).

Construction activities will end at 3:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 5, 2016.

DPWH Completes New Legislative Building in Guimaras

Members of the local legislative body the Municipality of San Lorenzo in Guimaras province are now housed in a more conducive office, with the completion of its new building.

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Guimaras District Engineering Office has completed the construction of a new Legislative building, which is one of the 9 projects implemented by the District under one cluster contract project, with the total amount of P11.0 Million.

EDSA and C-5 Road Works on October 30 to November 2

Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary Rogelio L. Singson instructed the DPWH National Capital Region Office including Quezon City Second and Metro Manila Second District Engineering Offices to closely monitor activities of the contractor undertaking the concrete reblocking at some portions of EDSA and C-5 Road starting at 10 PM tonight, October 30, 2015.

Singson said that post-activity cleanup through proper disposal of construction debris has to be undertaken immediately to minimize traffic disruption.

EDSA and C-5 Road Works on October 30 to November 2

Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary Rogelio L. Singson instructed the DPWH National Capital Region Office including Quezon City Second and Metro Manila Second District Engineering Offices to closely monitor activities of the contractor undertaking the concrete reblocking at some portions of EDSA and C-5 Road starting at 10 PM tonight, October 30, 2015.

Singson said that post-activity cleanup through proper disposal of construction debris has to be undertaken immediately to minimize traffic disruption.

DPWH Set "Undas" 2015 Operation

Composite teams from the Regional and District Engineering Offices of the Department of Public Works and Highways are on the roads to assist travellers celebrating "Undas" this weekend.

Deployed on strategic section of national highways, the DPWH Lakbay Alalay personnel will respond to any road emergency situation beginning 5 PM Friday, October 30, 2015 to 12 Noon Monday, November 2, 2015.

EDSA Travel Advisory

The Department of Public Works and Highways-Metro Manila 2nd District Engineering Office will undertake concrete reblocking with asphalt overlaying activities at EDSA southbound direction between Estrella Street to Buendia Avenue, Makati City on October 30, 2015 (Friday) to November 2, 2015 (Monday).

EDSA Travel Advisory

The Department of Public Works and Highways-Metro Manila 2nd District Engineering Office will undertake concrete reblocking with asphalt overlaying activities at EDSA southbound direction between Estrella Street to Buendia Avenue, Makati City on October 30, 2015 (Friday) to November 2, 2015 (Monday).

DPWH-6 Prepares Roads for Undas

The Regional Office and the 15 District Engineering Offices (DEOs) of the Department of Public Works and Highways in Region VI are now preparing roads for the celebration of UNDAS on November 1-2, this year.

During the celebration, it is anticipated that volume of people would flock to public and private cemeteries, hence, traffic congestion is expected.

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