Lifestyle
Road Closures, Rerouting Scheduled in Manila This Weekend
There's an Iglesia ni Cristo Worldwide Aid to Fight Poverty outreach event scheduled.
IMAGE At Maculangan
Comments

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has released traffic guidelines and alternate routes in preparation for the Iglesia ni Cristo Worldwide Aid to Fight Poverty outreach event this weekend.

Road closures will be implemented in Manila, specifically around the Quirino Grandstand beginning on the evening of July 14 (Saturday) until July 15. Motorists planning to pass through the event's vicinity should take note of the following closures:

July 14, 2018 (6pm to 11pm)

a) Stretch of Katigbak Drive, South Drive and Independence Road

July 15, 2018 (12:01am onwards)

a) Stretch of Road-10 from Moriones to Delpan Bridge

b) Stretch of Bonifacio Drive from Delpan Bridge to Katigbak Drive

c) Stretch of Roxas Boulevard from Katigbak Drive to P. Ocampo

d) East and Westbound lanes of P. Burgos from Langusnilad to Roxas Boulevard

e) Finance Road from Taft Avenue to P. Burgos

f) Westbound lane of T.M. Kalaw from M.H. Del Pillar to Roxas Boulevard

g) Westbound lane of Pres. Quirino from M.H. Del Pillar to Roxas Boulevard

Below are the alternate routes provided by the MMDA to help drivers cope with the abovementioned road closures:

Rerouting of vehicles

a) All cars using Southbound lane of R-10 shall turn left to Moriones Street to destination.

b) All cars coming from Pasay area from Northbound lane of Roxas Boulevard will turn right to P. Ocampo Street or use Roxas Boulevard service road to destination.

c) All cars coming from Quezon, McArthur or Jones Bridge via Roxas Boulevard must go straight to Taft Avenue to destination.

d) All cars coming from Ayala Bridge going to Roxas Boulevard shall turn left to Taft Avenue, turn right to T.M. Kalaw, left to M.H. Del Pillar Street towards destination.

e) All vehicles using Westbound lane of President Quirino will turn left to mabini Street towards destination.

f) Heavy vehicles/cargo trucks must take President Osmena, to President Quirino going to Nagtahan via A.H. Lacson to Yuseco to Capulong Street to R-10 (and vice-versa).

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Again, plan accordingly if you plan on driving in the Manila area this weekend. You've been warned.

This story originally appeared on Topgear.com.ph.

* Minor edits have been made by the Esquiremag.ph editors.

Comments
View More Articles About:
About The Author
Drei Laurel for TopGear.com.ph
View Other Articles From Drei Laurel for TopGear.com.ph
Comments
Latest Feed
 
Share
We asked some music lovers who work around the industry where and how they discover new earcandy, sans the algorithm.
 
Share
She almost didn't make it into The Blues Brothers.
 
Share
 
Share
The iPhone's next trick? Getting you out of the airport faster
 
Share
 
Share
The most stylish season of the year is coming up fast.
 
Share
On May 25, 2000, just as PAL flight 812 was about to land in Manila, a passenger listed as Augusto Lakandula announced the beginning of one of the most bizarre hijackings in commercial flight history.
 
Share
On the up side, it's also great footage of the ER staff doing their jobs in the face of difficult circumstances.
 
Share
The star of <em>Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral</em> on becoming the complex historical figure.
 
Share
Load More Articles