Traffic rerouting for 'Bourne' weekend shoot

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 26 2012 06:13 PM | Updated as of Jan 27 2012 03:10 PM

MANILA, Philippines – The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has announced alternate routes for motorists following several road closures due to the filming of “The Bourne Legacy.”

The Hollywood film will shoot in major thoroughfares from Friday to Sunday.

MMDA said the outer lane of EDSA northbound from Taft Avenue to Tramo will be temporarily closed to traffic on Saturday to Sunday.

Motorists passing this area may take the following alternate routes:

From Coastal Road and Airport area:

  • Take Domestic Road, right turn from to Andrews, left turn to Tramo right to EDSA to point of destination.

From SM Mall of Asia to Makati EDSA:

  • Left turn to Diosdado Macapagal, right turn to Buendia to point of destination.

From EDSA to SM Mall of Asia:

  • Take Ayala Avenue all the way to Roxas Boulevard to point of destination.

From EDSA Makati to Cavite:

  • Left turn to Tramo flyover, right Andrews Avenue, left Domestic right MIA Road then left to Coastal Road.

From Baclaran to Vito Cruz (along Taft Avenue):

  • Left turn to Park Avenue, cross and left turn to EDSA, right turn to F. B. Harrison to point of destination.

From Vito Cruz to Baclaran (along Taft Avenue:

  • Right turn to F. Sanchez, left turn to Park Avenue, right turn to EDSA to point of destination.

Temporary closed to traffic on Friday from 5 a.m. to 12 noon are Zamora from EDSA to Protacio and the outer-lane of EDSA southbound from Tramo to Taft Avenue.

Motorists are advised to take a right turn to Tramo, left turn to Celeridad, right turn to Zamora to point of destination or right turn to Taft Avenue, right turn to Protacio, left turn to Zamora to point of destination.

Tramo in front of Five Star Bus Terminal will also be closed for Friday to Saturday.

Motorists are advised to take a right turn at St. Agustin, straight ahead to C. Jose, right turn to EDSA to point of destination or right turn to Edang, right turn to EDSA, to point of destination.