Urdaneta-Sison national highway undergoes widening, asphalt overlay

by Danny O Sagun

ROSALES, Pangasinan, August 24 (PIA) -- Some P120 million worth of infrastructure projects for the rehabilitation of the Manila North Road (MNR) is now being implemented by the 3rd Pangasinan engineering district, the construction assistant chief said Tuesday.

Engr. Editha Manuel said P34 million was allocated for the asphalt overlay of the Villasis town road section.

Widening and concreting of the road shoulder are being done along the national highway sections in Urdaneta City with a budget of P32 million, in Pozorrubio (P29 million) and in Sison (P27 million), she said.

Funds were taken from the regular infrastructure budget of the district, which now has a new head in Officer-in-Charge Emmanuel Diaz.

District Engineer Leopoldo Mendoza has been reassigned to Mindoro, it was learned Diaz used to be Mendoza's assistant. (ANL/DOS-PIA 1 Pangasinan)

This is true. Actually sinimulan na. You can see the road construction starting in front of PSU Urdaneta.-  (^^)Admin