Drive

DPWH: Pasig's Henry Javier Street Rehabilitation Is Now Complete

Expect smoother traffic flow in the area
IMAGE DPWH
Comments

Motorists who often drive around the PhilSports Arena area (formerly known as Ultra) will be happy to know that Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) road repairs along Henry Javier Street have now been completed.

“Motorists passing along the highly commercialized area of Pasig City can now have a smoother ride with the completion of the road rehabilitation project along Captain Henry Javier Street in Pasig City,” the agency says in a statement released on Facebook.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

“The rehabilitation of this busy road will surely be a relief for motorists coming from Ortigas Business District going to E. Rodriguez Avenue, Pasig Boulevard, and C5 Road as they can now have a more comfortable and faster travel time,” DPWH head Mark Villar said in a statement.

The section of road the DPWH is referring to is a 756-meter stretch located between the Valle Verde Country Club and Capitol Commons. How much did the rehabilitation project cost? The replacement of the previous surface with 300mm-thick Portland concrete cement pavement cost P29 million.

Prior to the project’s completion, a buildup of traffic was a common occurrence along the thoroughfare. Hopefully, this is now a thing of the past.

This story originally appeared on Topgear.com.ph.

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

Comments
View More Articles About:
Recommended Videos
About The Author
Drei Laurel for TopGear.com.ph
View Other Articles From Drei Laurel for TopGear.com.ph
About The Author
Leandre Grecia for Topgear.com.ph
View Other Articles From Leandre
Comments
Latest Feed
 
Share
 
Share
It could very well be one of the world's largest volcanoes.
 
Share
Artist Eric Zamuco provokes in his exhibit “Cosmic Grounds” at Silverlens Galleries.
 
Share
It's the first foreign language film to win in the Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture category
 
Share
At Pitti Uomo 97, hiking gear climbed to style's top spot, and passed Savile Row on its way up.
 
Share
Andrea Spagon's skill with beef with be a hit with beef lovers.
 
Share
Studio Ghibli is one of the most respected animation studios in the world.
Load More Articles
Connect With Us