Monday blackouts in parts of Metro Manila
MANILA, Philippines – Residents of the cities of Parañaque, Pasay, Manila, Makati, and Las Piñas, will experience power outages on Monday, March 23, according to advisories from the Manila Electric Company (Meralco).
On Sunday, March 22, Meralco said the scheduled power interruptions will give way to line reconstruction works in the affected areas.
The following areas will be affected:
Portions of Parañaque and Pasay City
A 30-minute power interruption is scheduled between 9 am and 9:30 am and between 1:30 pm and 2 pm, affecting the following areas:
- Portion of NAIA Road from near Caltex Gas Station to Quirino Ave. including Tambo Realty Corp. in Pasay City
- Portion of Quirino Ave. from NAIA Road to Bayside Court St. including Riverview Compound; Riverside and M. Delos Santos streets; Makati Auto Center and Port Net Logistics in Barangay Tambo, Parañaque City
A 5-hour power interruption is scheduled between 9 am and 2 pm, affecting portions of NAIA Road from Caltex Gas Station to near Cebu Pacific, including Petroleum Distributors & Services Corporation in Pasay City.
Intramuros and Port Area, Manila
A 30-minute power interruption is scheduled between 9 am and 9:30 am, and then between 1:30 pm and 2 pm, affecting the following areas:
- Portion of 2nd St. from near BASECO Compound to Bonifacio Drive including Muelle De Tacoma St.; Philpost and Department of Public Works & Highway (DPWH) in Port Area.; and Club Intramuros Driving Range in Intramuros
- Portion of Railroad Drive from Philippine Red Cross National Headquarters to and including Knights of Rizal in Port Area
A 5-hour power interruption is scheduled between 9 am and 2 pm affecting a portion of BASECO Compound in Port Area.
A 7-hour power interruption is scheduled between 9 am and 4 pm, affecting portions of Aranga, Mayapis, Sampaloc, Camachile, St. Paul and Bakawan Sts. in Bgy. San Antonio.
Las Piñas City
A 7-hour power interruption is scheduled between 8 am and 3 pm, affecting portions of Libra St. in Pamplona Park Subdivision, Barangay Pamplona II. – Rappler.com