Stop-and-go traffic scheme in Manila roads for Chinese New Year

By: - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ
/ 02:30 PM January 22, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — A “stop-and-go” traffic scheme will be implemented on several roads in Manila on Saturday, Jan. 25, for the Chinese New Year grand parade.

In an advisory on Wednesday, the Manila Police District (MPD) said the following roads will be affected by the parade as these will be part of its route:


The route starts from the Post Office, right to Jones Bridge, go straight to Quintin Paredes St., right to Ongpin St., left to Ronquillo St., left to F. Torres St., left to Soler St., right to Reina Regente St., end at Lucky Chinatown Mall, Binondo, Manila

MPD said all vehicles coming from P. Burgos going to Binondo area intending to ply the northbound lane of Jones Bridge should use McArthur Bridge to point of destination.


It added that the opening and closing of the streets will be based on actual traffic conditions and can be subject to change.


Edited by MUF
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