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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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Eyeing to open the first 10-kilometer segment of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX) this October, Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar with the DPWH Technical Team, along with Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation subsidiary MP CALA Holdings, Inc. executives inspect the construction development of the alignment starting from …

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Far-flung communities in Sitio Apas, Mananao, Barangay Wawa, Abra de Ilog, Occidental Mindoro are now accessible through the road concreting project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) funded under the Payapa at Masaganang Pamayanan (PAMANA) program of the Office of the Presidential Adviser of the Peace Process …

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Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar announced the completion of the road concreting project that will serve as an inter-regional link between Cagayan in Region 2 and Apayao in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). Started in February 2018 with a total allocation of PHP62.263 million funded under the …

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A joint road project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and NLEX Corporation was opened on Tuesday, August 20, that would give a faster and more convenient travel in Bulacan up to the central and northern part of Luzon. The new 600-meter Balagtas northbound entry provides direct …

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President Rodrigo Duterte has inaugurated the PHP717.67-million Candon Bypass Road Project situated at Barangay Oaig-Daya in Ilocos Sur, yesterday, July 24. The four-lane, 7.319-kilometer bypass road project decongests the traffic along Manila North Road bound for Manila and to the northern towns of Ilocos Sur, Ilocos Norte, and Abra. It …

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The wait is finally over. Part of the newly-elevated portion of the Metro Manila Skyway is already open. Now, commuters going from Buendia in Makati to Paco, Manila exiting via the Plaza Dilao Ramp can make full use of the infrastructure starting today. The expressway’s 3.7-kilometer stretch, which stretches from …

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More tourists are expected to visit Macagtas Dam Eco Park in Catarman, Northern Samar with the improvement of its access road built by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). In her report to DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar, DPWH Region 8 Director Nerie Bueno said that the 700-meter …

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Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark A. Villar announced the completion of the two bridge-widening projects in Peñablanca and Tuguegarao City, province of Cagayan. Citing a report from District Engineer Danilo U. Tabilas of DPWH-Cagayan Third Distict Engineering Office, Villar said that the widening of the 72-linear …

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has finally completed the road rehabilitation project along Capt. Henry Javier Street in Pasig City. DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar said that under the leadership of Director Ador Canlas of DPWH-National Capital Region, the replacement of the deteriorated concrete pavement of the …

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is set to begin soon the repair of the damaged road at the corner of Roxas Boulevard and Remedios Street in Manila. “Soon. We are still finalizing the plan for rebuilding. That was a box-culvert. Unfortunately, that’s why we are becoming strict …

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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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A five-minute travel time from Cubao in Quezon City to Makati City is doable with the completion of several infrastructure projects in Metro Manila, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said. On the sidelines of the Pre-State of the Nation Address (SONA) Economic and Infrastructure Forum in Pasay …

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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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