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DPWH Turns Over Mega Quarantine Facility in Zamboanga City

In an effort to ramp-up available facilities for isolation of Covid-19 infected persons in Western Mindanao, the Department of Public Works and Highways has (DPWH) has completed the conversion of the old Zamboanga Convention Center in Pasonanca, Zamboanga City.

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar announced that the newly-converted Convention Center into mega-quarantine facility with 188 beds will provide management, monitoring and treatment of asymptomatic and moderate Covid-19 patients.

DPWH Turns Over Mega Quarantine Facility in Zamboanga City

In an effort to ramp-up available facilities for isolation of Covid-19 infected persons in Western Mindanao, the Department of Public Works and Highways has (DPWH) has completed the conversion of the old Zamboanga Convention Center in Pasonanca, Zamboanga City.

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar announced that the newly-converted Convention Center into mega-quarantine facility with 188 beds will provide management, monitoring and treatment of asymptomatic and moderate Covid-19 patients.

Widened Angat Bridge along Arterial Bypass Road in Bulacan Now Open

Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark A. Villar announced the opening of an expanded 2.22-kilometer section of Arterial Plaridel Bypass Road including one (1) of Luzon’s longest bridge across Angat River in Bustos, Bulacan.

Secretary Villar said that the additional two (2) new lanes will enhance transport capacity of the bypass road experiencing traffic growth with increasing number of motorists going eastern part of Bulacan and Nueva Ecija.

DPWH to Undertake Weekend Repair Works on EDSA, C5

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will resume its reblocking and repair works on Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) and Circumferential Road 5.

Repair works on section of two (2) major thoroughfares in Metro Manila start 11 p.m. Friday, July 9, 2021 until 5 a.m. Monday, July 12, 2021.

DPWH-NCR Director Eric A. Ayapana reported that the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has given clearance to conduct road maintenance activities along EDSA, Caloocan City from K0010+(-942)-K0010+666.

DPWH Access Road Benefits Indigenous Highlanders in Agusan del Sur

An access road constructed by the Department of Public Works of Highways (DPWH) now facilitates more development opportunities for highlanders in La Paz, Agusan del Sur.

Traversing Barangay Mahayahay, the San Luis-Binicalan-Zamboangita Road Project involves the concreting of 950.10 meter road with drainage facilities.

Secretary Mark A. Villar said that besides providing easier access to basic services, the road is also expected to spur growth in agriculture.

DPWH Access Road Benefits Indigenous Highlanders in Agusan del Sur

An access road constructed by the Department of Public Works of Highways (DPWH) now facilitates more development opportunities for highlanders in La Paz, Agusan del Sur.

Traversing Barangay Mahayahay, the San Luis-Binicalan-Zamboangita Road Project involves the concreting of 950.10 meter road with drainage facilities.

Secretary Mark A. Villar said that besides providing easier access to basic services, the road is also expected to spur growth in agriculture.

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