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The Metro Dumaguete Diversion Road shall soon reduce the congestion on the national road going to Dumaguete City. The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has started the construction of the Metro Dumaguete Diversion Road Section 1. DPWH Secretary Mark Villar said that they are targeting to complete the …

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The road leading to Antong Falls in Barangay Labayug in the Municipality of Sison, Pangasinan is now more than halfway to its completion. Being improved under the watch of Department of Public Works Secretary Mark Villar, the Labayug-Inmalog Road is now at more than 60-percent complete. Citing a report from …

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is committed to completing the PHP2.02-billion Mahaplag-Hilongos Road opening and concreting project by 2022. DPWH Eastern Visayas construction division chief Sandy Pua said there is a multi-year funding program to ensure that the road would be completely passable before the end of …

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) in Central Visayas said it is willing to assist the Department of Transportation (DOTr) in the right-of-way (ROW) parcellary survey for the Cebu Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project. Edgar Tabacon, DPWH-7 regional director, said DOTr Undersecretary for Road Transport and Infrastructure Mark …

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A total of eight farm-to-market road (FMR) projects amounting PHP40 Million in various municipalities of the province of Cagayan has been completed that will facilitate increase in local trade and productivity. Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Region 2 OIC-Director Loreta Malaluan reported to Secretary Mark Villar that the …

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) plans to open two lanes of Skyway Stage 3‘s two lanes to help lessen traffic congestion in EDSA and C5. “To ease traffic congestion in EDSA (Epifanio de los Santos Avenue) and C5, we are targeting to open two lanes, one of …

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More motorists can soon enjoy Nueva Ecija’s bypass road after the Cesar Angeles-Emilio Vergara Bypass Road is being widened to six lanes. The 12.35-kilometer bypass road that connects Santa Rosa and Cabanatuan City is undergoing Phase 2, District Engineer Ricardo Puno of Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Nueva …

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The first section of the Cavitex C5 South Link has been officially opened. The opening of the 2.2-kilometer flyover that crosses South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) traversing Taguig and Pasay City was held today, Tuesday, July 23. Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar spearheaded the opening, saying that it …

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The farm-to-market road in the municipality of Mamburao, Negros Occidental has been completed, which would make the transport of farm goods faster in the area. The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has just finished the farm-to-market road (FMR) project in Sitio Banakan, Barangay Tangkalan. The 750-meter project, which …

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More tourists will be able to visit Eastern Visayas with the completion of the roads leading to its tourists destinations particularly in Samar and Leyte. Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar is anticipating such developments after DPWH Region 8 Director Nerie Bueno reported that the construction …

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The road rehabilitation program for the 16.7-kilometer intermittent portions of Daang Maharlika from the municipality of Cabagan going to San Pablo, Isabela, in Region 2 has been completed. In his report to Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar, Undersecretary for Unified Project Management Office (UPMO) Operations …

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A 10-kilometer portion of the Albay West Coast Road has been fully reconstructed and asphalted to further serve four barangays of Libon town, Albay Province. Costing at about PHP189.08 million, the Unified Project Management Office (UPMO) Roads Management Cluster (Bilateral) implemented the project covers the Libon-Pantao-Pioduran Road Section from Barangay …

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) made sure that aside from boats, motor vehicles can also get to Barangay San Pelayo, in the Municipality of Gandara, Samar with the new road opening. Stating a report from DPWH Region 8 Director Nerie Bueno, Public Works Secretary Mark Villar said …

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The connecting bridge for the municipalities of Angadanan and San Guillermo and other municipalities in the Province of Isabela has officially been opened. The new Pigalo Bridge, which costs PHP459 million, is the new connecting bridge to replace the old and dilapidated structure devastated by typhoons Pedring and Quiel. It …

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A total of 2,167-kilometers of farm-to-market roads (FMR) has been completed from 2016 up to 2018. Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar announced that a total of PHP23.34-billion worth of projects identified by the Department of Agriculture (DA) has been completed. He also said that transfer …

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