EDSA and roads you need to avoid this week

Posted at 04/15/14 8:54 PM

MANILA - The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) on Tuesday advised motorists to avoid using EDSA and other roads in Metro Manila that will undergo road reblocking starting Wednesday.

The DPWH said road re-blocking will start April 16 at 2 p.m. for southbound, and at 12 noon in April 17 for northbound on the following roads:
Pasay City
 - Zamora St. to Roxas Blvd
Makati City
- Evangelista to Guadalupe Bridge, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th lane.
- Guadalupe Bridge to Evangelista St., 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th lane.
- Guadalupe Bridge to SM Megamall;
- J. Vargas to Temple Drive.
- Guadalupe Bridge to near Libertad St.;
- Annapolis to after Megamall.
Quezon City
- Roosevelt Ave. to Quezon Ave., 3rd, 4th, 5th inner lane;
- Gate 3 to Gate 2, 1st lane from sidewalk and 1st lane from MRT line.
- Roosevelt Ave. to West Ave., 5th inner lane;
- Roosevelt Ave. to Quezon Ave., 3rd, 4th, 5th inner lane;
- New York St. to Cubao Underpass, 1st lane;
- Gate 1 to Annapolis, 1st lane.
Other road re-blocking projects to be implemented simultaneously with the EDSA road work are:
- Along Main Avenue, from 10th to 15th Avenue, Quezon City;
- Along Kamuning Rd, from Sct. Ybardolaza to Tomas Morato, 2nd lane, Quezon City;
- Along Balete Drive, from Campanilla to Aurora Blvd., 1st lane, Quezon City;
- Along Bayani St., from Unang Hakbang to Cordillera St., 1st lane.
The roads will be reopened to motorists on April 21, Monday at 5 a.m., the DPWH said.