The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia through the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) has expressed their commitment in financing the rehabilitation, reconstruction, and community development projects in Zamboanga City.
Secretary of of Public Works and Highways Rogelio L. Singson and Secretary of of Transportation and Communications Joseph Emilio Aguinaldo Abaya, as authorized under Republic Act 8794 (An Act Imposing a Motor Vehicle User’s Charge on Owners of all Types of Motor Vehicle and for Other Purposes), granted the request of concerned haulers/truckers to defer the February 1, 2014 implementation of maximum GVW for trucks with three axle motor vehicles and two axle trailers, and trucks with three axle motor vehicles and three axle trailers under Codes 12-2 and 12-3, respectively.
Motorists and commuters going to and from Bicol Region will have to follow a rerouting scheme with the construction of a bridge along Daang Maharlika in Pili, Camarines Sur.
After bearing with the temporary inconvenience is a quality bridge that now safely connects motorists and commuters of Southern Tagalog Region.
Secretary of Public Works and Highways Rogelio L. Singson calls on the public to never entertain any request from unscrupulous individuals using his name or the DPWH to solicit funds, by way of financial assistance, sponsorship or selling raffle tickets, as he is never involved, nor is supporting any group, firm or corporation to solicit on his or the DPWH’s behalf.
Secretary of Public Works and Highways Rogelio L. Singson said that road repair at EDSA will be undertaken beginning at 10 p.m. today, February 7, 2014 under the supervision of the DPWH-National Capital Region.
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) advises motorists and commuters to avoid the area of Rizal Park (Luneta) in the heart of Manila with the closure of southbound lane of Roxas Boulevard from Katigbak Parkway (across Padre Burgos Avenue) to South Drive (across T.M. Kalaw Avenue).
Motorists and the general public are pre-warned of the expected traffic build-up in some sections of the major thoroughfares in Metro Manila as the Department of Public Works and Highways-National Capital Region (DPWH-NCR) takes advantage of the long weekend to continue (with) its road improvement and maintenance works from of 10 p.m., January 31 (Friday) to 4 a.m. of February 3, 2014 (Monday).
Construction firm R.D. Interior Junior Construction who volunteered to work on the emergency construction of temporary shelters for Yolanda victims’ decided not to accept any payment for the completed project and instead took it as a social responsibility of the Tuguegarao City-based builder.
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has restored connectivity to coastal villages of Lanao del Norte as it opens today (January 27, 2014) the constructed Larapan temporary steel bridge, two weeks after it was damaged by flashfloods caused by a low pressure area.