Major repair activities of expansion joints are scheduled on the second bridge- Marcelo B. Fernan Bridge on May 2.
In an advisory, the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) advised the riding public of traffic congestion in routes leading to Mactan Cebu International Airport.
Also expected to draw congestion are routes from Lapu-Lapu City going to other places and those passing through Mandaue City.
Lapu-Lapu City mayor Paz Radaza said she was never informed about the repairs She said it would eventually disrupt the normal traffic flow at the bridge including both approaches at the cities of Mandaue and Lapu-Lapu.
Radaza will meet the Lapu-Lapu City Traffic Management System (CTMS) and Lapu-Lapu City Police to discuss the repairs and their
Stephen Capillas: precautionary measures for dealing with the bridge joints repairs.
“I didn’t receive any communication, but it would definitely cause heavy traffic on the second bridge side. But I will assure that it would not be too heavy, we should make ways,” Radaza said.
She said she will order more traffic enforcers fielded on the affected routes./Correspondent Fe Marie D. Dumaboc