FROM UNDERPASS TO TUNNEL

Jose Santino S. Bunachita and Morexette Marie B. Erram 04/20/2018

Del Mar proposes construction of 3 tunnels in north district worth P16B; Soco, business leaders lukewarm to congressman’s proposals Rep. Raul Del Mar of Cebu City north district now wants to build tunnels after he failed to…

Tom: No CDO on underpass project

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/08/2018

CEBU City Mayor Tomas Osmeña will not stop the ongoing underpass project along Natalio Bacalso Avenue by issuing a cease-and-desist order against it. Osmena said he would only do so if the Department of Public Works and…

Putting the brakes on underpass projects

Editorial 03/20/2018

The clash between Cebu City Hall and the Regional Development Council (RDC-7) over the non-inclusion of three underpass projects worth P16 billion in next year’s list of projects by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)…

DPWH-7 to close F Llamas Street

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 02/28/2018

Motorists are advised to avoid F. Llamas street starting tomorrow, Thursday to pave way for the start of phase 3 of the N. Bacalso underpass project which aims to ease traffic. Engr. Roy Dela Cruz, the project…

Underpass project faces deferment

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 02/27/2018

STILL NO TRAFFIC PLAN With no traffic management plan in sight, the Regional Development Council may push for the deferment of the underpass project along UN Ave. in Mandaue City. Glenn Soco, head of the RDC’s Infrastructure…

Work continues for P638-M underpass

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 12/28/2017

  Construction of the P638-million underpass project along N. Bacalso Avenue in Cebu City is set to go full blast today, according to Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) 7 Project Engineer Roy Dela Cruz. WT…

Slow work on underpass causing traffic gridlocks

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 11/23/2017

The slow progress of work on the P638-million underpass project on N. Bacalso Avenue and F. Llamas Street is creating a traffic gridlock that has become a cause for concern, said Cebu City Councilor Dave Tumulak. He…

Traffic congestion in N. Bacalso as underpass project started

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/13/2017

  TRAFFIC congestion grew heavy along Natalio Bacalso Avenue in the Mambaling area on Monday morning as the Cebu City Transportation Office closed off the southbound lane to give way to construction crews working on the underpass…

Osmeña: New underpass to become BRT lane

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/15/2017

  WITH the Cebu Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system now closer to reality, questions arose on how a current Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) underpass project along N. Bacalso Avenue would fit into the planned…

Mambaling rerouting plan working, says CCTO chief

Nestle L. Semilla 08/12/2017

THE rerouting plan for the first phase of the Mambaling underpass project is working. Francisco Ouano, Cebu City Traffic Office (CCTO) operations chief, said this yesterday after he observed an easing of the traffic in the area…