TRAFFIC ADVISORY: July 14-15 road closures in Manila for INC event

/ 03:21 PM July 12, 2018

Several roads in Manila will be closed from July 14 to 15 to give way to Iglesia Ni Cristo’s Worldwide Aid to Fight Poverty campaign, the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced on Wednesday.

Around 200,000 people are expected to attend the event at Rizal Park in Manila, the MMDA said in its advisory.


Starting 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, the stretch of Katigbak Drive, South Drive and Independence Road will be closed to motorists.

The following roads will also be closed at midnight on Sunday:


  • Stretch of Road-10 from Moriones to Delpan Bridge
  • Stretch of Bonifacio Drive from Delpan Bridge to Katigbak Drive
  • Stretch of Roxas Blvd. from Katigbak Drive to P. Ocampo
  • East and Westbound lane from P. Burgos from Lagusnilad to Roxas Boulevard
  • Finance Road from Taft Ave. to P. Burgos
  • Westbound lane of TM Kalaw from M.H del Pilar to Roxas Boulevard, and
  • Westbound lane of Pres. Quirino from M.H del Pilar to Roxas Blvd.

Motorists are advised to take these alternate routes:

  • All vehicles utilizing southbound lane of R-10 shall turn left to Moriones St. to point of destination;
  • All vehicles coming from Pasay area intending to utilize the northbound lane of Roxas blvd. shall turn right to P. Ocampo St. or use Roxas Blvd. service Road to point of destination
  • All vehicles coming from three bridges : Quezon, McArthur and Jones intending to use the southbound lane of Roxas Blvd. shall go straight to Taft Ave. to point of destination
  • All vehicles coming from Ayala Bridge shall turn left/right to Taft Avenue to point of destination
  • All vehicles utilizing westbound lane of Pres. Quirino shall turn left to Mabini St. to point of destination, and
  • Heavy vehicles/Cargo trucks shall take Pres. Osmena, to Pres. Quirino going to Nagtahan via AH Lacson to Yuseco to Capulong to R-10 (vice versa)


Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Iglesia ni Cristo, Manila, Philippine news updates, ‎road closure, Worldwide Aid to Fight Poverty
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2020 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.