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23 Typhoon-Affected Road Now Open

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) was able to clear and reopen 23 national road sections while 10 remain impassable due to Tropical Storm ‘Maring’ and Tropical Depression ‘Nando’.

As of 12:00 noon Thursday, October 14, 2021, the six (6) still closed are in Cordillera Administrative Region, one (1) in Region I, two (2) in Region II and one (1) in Region VII due to soil collapse, debris flow, landslide, damaged bridge, and flooding.

Mercado Formally Takes DPWH Post

The newly appointed Head of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has formally assume the agency leadership.

Former Secretary Mark A. Villar handed over the stewardship of DPWH to Acting Secretary Roger G. Mercado during the turnover ceremony on October 14, 2021 at the DPWH Central Office, Bonifacio Drive, Port Area, Manila.

15 roads still closed due to Maring, Nando

A total of 15 national road sections remain closed to traffic due to landslide, debris flow, and damaged bridge, caused by heavy rains of Tropical Storm ‘Maring’ and Tropical Depression ‘Nando’.

Based on the 8:00 AM Wednesday, October 13, 2021 monitoring report of the Department of Public Works and Highways Bureau of Maintenance (DPWH-BOM), 11 of 15 affected sections are in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), two (2) in Region 1, one (1) in Region 2 and one (1) in Region 7.

In CAR, majority of road closures were due to landslide and soil collapse.

15 roads still closed due to Maring, Nando

A total of 15 national road sections remain closed to traffic due to landslide, debris flow, and damaged bridge, caused by heavy rains of Tropical Storm ‘Maring’ and Tropical Depression ‘Nando’.

Based on the 8:00 AM Wednesday, October 13, 2021 monitoring report of the Department of Public Works and Highways Bureau of Maintenance (DPWH-BOM), 11 of 15 affected sections are in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), two (2) in Region 1, one (1) in Region 2 and one (1) in Region 7.

In CAR, majority of road closures were due to landslide and soil collapse.

15 roads still closed due to Maring, Nando

A total of 15 national road sections remain closed to traffic due to landslide, debris flow, and damaged bridge, caused by heavy rains of Tropical Storm ‘Maring’ and Tropical Depression ‘Nando’.

Based on the 8:00 AM Wednesday, October 13, 2021 monitoring report of the Department of Public Works and Highways Bureau of Maintenance (DPWH-BOM), 11 of 15 affected sections are in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), two (2) in Region 1, one (1) in Region 2 and one (1) in Region 7.

In CAR, majority of road closures were due to landslide and soil collapse.

15 roads still closed due to Maring, Nando

A total of 15 national road sections remain closed to traffic due to landslide, debris flow, and damaged bridge, caused by heavy rains of Tropical Storm ‘Maring’ and Tropical Depression ‘Nando’.

Based on the 8:00 AM Wednesday, October 13, 2021 monitoring report of the Department of Public Works and Highways Bureau of Maintenance (DPWH-BOM), 11 of 15 affected sections are in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), two (2) in Region 1, one (1) in Region 2 and one (1) in Region 7.

In CAR, majority of road closures were due to landslide and soil collapse.

15 roads still closed due to Maring, Nando

A total of 15 national road sections remain closed to traffic due to landslide, debris flow, and damaged bridge, caused by heavy rains of Tropical Storm ‘Maring’ and Tropical Depression ‘Nando’.

Based on the 8:00 AM Wednesday, October 13, 2021 monitoring report of the Department of Public Works and Highways Bureau of Maintenance (DPWH-BOM), 11 of 15 affected sections are in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), two (2) in Region 1, one (1) in Region 2 and one (1) in Region 7.

In CAR, majority of road closures were due to landslide and soil collapse.

Additional Roads Closed due to Maring, Nando

More road closures were recorded at 1:00 pm Tuesday, October 12, 2021 due to Tropical Storm ‘Maring’ and Tropical Depression ‘Nando’.

In a latest advisory, the Department of Public Works and Highways Bureau of Maintenance (DPWH-BOM) reported that 24 national road sections are now closed to traffic which includes 17 in Cordillera Administrative Region, three (3) in Region I, three (3) in Region II and one (1) in Region VII due to fallen trees, landslide, flooding, continuous mudslides and damaged bridge.

Additional Roads Closed due to Maring, Nando

More road closures were recorded at 1:00 pm Tuesday, October 12, 2021 due to Tropical Storm ‘Maring’ and Tropical Depression ‘Nando’.

In a latest advisory, the Department of Public Works and Highways Bureau of Maintenance (DPWH-BOM) reported that 24 national road sections are now closed to traffic which includes 17 in Cordillera Administrative Region, three (3) in Region I, three (3) in Region II and one (1) in Region VII due to fallen trees, landslide, flooding, continuous mudslides and damaged bridge.

Additional Roads Closed due to Maring, Nando

More road closures were recorded at 1:00 pm Tuesday, October 12, 2021 due to Tropical Storm ‘Maring’ and Tropical Depression ‘Nando’.

In a latest advisory, the Department of Public Works and Highways Bureau of Maintenance (DPWH-BOM) reported that 24 national road sections are now closed to traffic which includes 17 in Cordillera Administrative Region, three (3) in Region I, three (3) in Region II and one (1) in Region VII due to fallen trees, landslide, flooding, continuous mudslides and damaged bridge.

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