EDSA road reblocking from Jan. 17-20

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 17 2014 03:02 PM | Updated as of Jan 17 2014 11:02 PM

MANILA -- The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Friday issued a traffic advisory for the scheduled road reblocking along EDSA over the weekend.

MMDA chairman Francis Tolentino said the reblocking will start tonight from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. until January 20, Monday next week.

The road repairs will be conducted by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) in the following areas:

- EDSA between F.B. Harrison and P. Celle Street (4th lane, northbound) Pasay City
- EDSA between Reliance Street and Libertad Street, Mandaluyong
- EDSA between Tandang Sora Street and Arellano Street (5th lane, northbound) Caloocan City
- Along C.P. Garcia between Magiting Street and University Avenue (going University Avenue, 2nd lane from sidewalk) Quezon City

According to the MMDA, the DPWH will also inspect the southbound lane of Aurora Tunnel on Saturday, January 18, from 2 a.m. to 5 p.m. due to reported water leakage.

Meanwhile, painting works on the walls of EDSA underpasses will start next week.

Motorists are advised to take alternate routes. -- Report from Maan Macapagal, ABS-CBN News