phase I completed
JASON DELOS ANGELES
February 27, 2018
CALBAYOG CITY – DPWH Samar
First District Engineering Office completes the widening of Sapinit
Viaduct along Daang Maharlika. It is under contract with B. Vicencio
Construction and has an allocation of P100 million under the Regular
The project is located in
Brgy. Sapinit, San Jorge. Existing roads in the area have been
widened to four lanes leaving the viaduct with only two lanes
causing traffic congestion which can potentially lead to road
Widening the viaduct is
beneficial to the motorists using this major thoroughfare as it
allows easy and hassle-free passage.
“This project has a great
impact to us especially with road safety because the additional two
lanes provide more space for vehicles to pass through. Now,
slow-moving vehicles can use the outer lanes letting the faster ones
use the inner lanes,” said Mr. Enrico Cañada, a resident of Brgy.
Sapinit who travels to Gandara every day for work.
It also enhances the
transport of goods and services which will have significant impact
to the economic activities of neighboring barangays.