Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) announced restoration and closed off road lanes of C-5 Road and EDSA over the weekend starting 11 PM Friday, March 1st of 2019 to give way for repair and maintenance works.
DPWH-National Capital Region Director Ador Canlas said MMDA had provided clearance to conduct repair and maintenance namely at the southbound direction of Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (EDSA), from Lagarian Creek to Ermin Garcia, 2nd lane from sidewalk.
Patch-up work will also be started at the northbound direction of Ramon Magsaysay Boulevard going to Cubao, from R. Magsaysay Bridge to Pureza Street in the City of Manila. Meanwhile, C-5, repair tasks will be implemented at the southbound directions, after Lanuza Avenue before reaching the Bagong Ilog Flyover and fronting SM Aura.
All road sections aforementioned will be expected to reopen around 5:00 AM on Monday, 4th of March.Motorists are advised to take all possible alternate routes as expected traffic slowdowns are predicted.