Traffic? Brace for more, check this list

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Will your community be affected by Metro Manila construction projects? Here's a list of schools and hospitals that will be affected.

NO END IN SIGHT. Expect heavier traffic in the coming months. File photo by Rappler

MANILA, Philippines – Metro Manila, brace yourselves for heavier traffic in the next few years, as major roadwork projects start rolling out starting this year.

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has been warning local government units and the public of the heavier traffic and has suggested several ways to ease congestion – among them, the shortening of the school week.

Apart from the Skyway Stage 3 which starts construction Monday, February 17, at least 15 road projects are lined up for construction, according to the MMDA:

  • NAIA Expressway Phase 2
  • Gil Puyat-Makati-Avenue-Paseo de Roxas underpass
  • Sta. Monica-Lawton Avenue bridge
  • CP Garcia Avenue-McKinley Hill ramp
  • Repair and asphalt overlay of Magallanes Interchange
  • EDSA-Taft Avenue flyover
  • MRT Line 3/ LRT Line 1 extension common station
  • LRT Line 2 East extension up to Masinag
  • LRT Line 1 Extension (Cavite)
  • EDSA-Roosevelt Ave. interchange
  • Espana Avenue-Lacson Avenue interchange
  • Repair/rehabilitation and improvement of South Superhighway Makati
  • NLEX-SLEX connector road above the PNR alignment
  • EDSA-West Avenue-North Avenue interchange

Will your community be affected by the projects? Here’s a list of schools and hospitals that will be affected by the construction projects, according to the MMDA:

C5 to McKinley Ramp Project

Schools

  • STI College – Taguig 
  • Manila Japanese Schools 
  • Abba’s Orchard 
  • Fort Bonifacio High School 
  • Global City Innovative College 
  • Creative Play Corner School, Inc. 
  • Rizal Elementary School 
  • NFWC Gremville Learning Center
  • Pembo Elementary School 
  • Pitogo Elementary School
  • South Cembo Elementary School

C2-R7 Interchange Project

Schools

  • University of Santo Tomas
  • Trinidad P. Tecson Elementary School 
  • Paaralang Hen. Licerio Geronimo 
  • Moises Salvador Elem School

Hospitals

  • UST Clinical Division
  • UST Hospital
  • Perpetual Succor Hospital and Maternity 
  • Ospital ng Sampaloc


NLEX-SLEX Connector Road Project

Schools

  • Marulas Elementary School
  • Bethel Lutheran Schools
  • Narra Elementary School
  • AC Herrera Elementary School 
  • Trivino Learning Center
  • FC Calderon Elementary School
  • St. Joseph the Worker 
  • Mababang Paaralan ng Lapu-Lapu
  • M. Aquino Elementary School 
  • Galang Medical Schools
  • Espiritu Santo Parochial School
  • Colegio Apostol Elementary School
  • Manuel L. Quezon High School 
  • St. Louie Learning Center 
  • Holy Spirit Elementary School
  • Little Angel Development Center
  • Legarda Elementary School 
  • Dr. Benigno Elementary School Constancia Pre School 
  • Jenova Learning Center
  • Educational Center of the 7th Day Adventist 
  • Padre Pedro Pelaez School
  • Polytechnic University of the Philippines 
  • Bacood Elementary School
  • Emilio Aguinaldo Elementary School
  • Rosechild Montessori Center
  • La Concordia College
  • St. Pius X Parochial School 
  • St. Marylandia Leaning School
  • Paz Kindergarten School
  • PEP KIddie Land Learning Center 
  • Aldana Elementary School
  • Paaralang Gregoria de Jesus 
  • Grace Park Elementary School

Hospitals

  • Santos Clinic and General Hospital 
  • Ospital ng Tondo
  • Esphar Medical Center
  • St. Jude General Hospital 
  • Hospital of the Infant Jesus
  • Ospital ng Sampaloc 
  • Unciano General Hospital
  • St. Claire Patronage of the Sick and the Poor 
  • Ygeia Medical Center
  • Asthma, Heart and Lung Clinic
  • Health Center and Lying in Clinic

LRT 1 North Extension Project

Schools

  • Holy Trinity School 
  • Norte Dame of Greater Manila 
  • San Antonio Elementary School
  • Apolonio Samson Elementary School 
  • St. Mary Academy of Caloocan 
  • AMA Computer College 
  • Paaralang Elementarya ng Esteban Abada 
  • Golden Miles Learning Center
  • Quezon City Academy

Hospitals

  • John Paul Hospital 
  • Roon-Carmel General Hospital 
  • JP Sioson General Hospital

LRT 1 Cavite Extension Project

Schools

  • Tambo Elementary School
  • Camp Claudio Elementary School
  • Don Gale Elementary School 
  • St. Andrew’s School
  • St. Paul College 
  • Las Pinas National High School

Hospitals

  • Baclaran General Hospital 
  • St. Rita de Baclaran 
  • Protacio
  • Olivares Hospital 
  • Jesus Divine Healer Center
  • Las Pinas Integrated Hsopital
  • Las Pinas District Hospital

EDSA-Taft Avenue Flyover Project

Schools

  • Pasay City East High School
  • Cuneta Elementary School

Hospitals

  • San Juan de Dios Hospital
  • FB Harrison Medical Hospital 
  • Malibay Health Center
  • Dona MArtha Multi Health Complex

NAIA Expressway Phase 2 Project

Schools

  • Airlink International Aviation School
  • Paaralang Elementarya ng Tambo
  • Philippine State College of Aeronautics
  • Pasay City South High School 
  • PATTS College of Aeronautics

Hospitals

  • San Pablo Health Center
  • PAF General Hospital
  • Social Action Department Airforce
  • PAFGH Physical Sevice
  • MIA Health Center

Repair/Rehab/Improvement of South Superhighway, Makati

Schools

  • Hon Pio del Pilar Elementary School
  • Bangkal Elementary School I and II
  • Asia Pacific Computer College

Hospitals

  • American Medical Hospital 
  • Bangkal Lying-in Hospital

Skyway Extension (Stage 3 Project)

Schools

  • Balingasa Elementary School
  • San Jose Elementary School and High School 
  • Sergio Osmena St. High School
  • Masambong Elementary School
  • Perpetual Learning Center
  • Delos Santos College 
  • Betty Go Elementary School 
  • Carlos L. Albert High School
  • University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center
  • Central Colleges of the Philippines
  • Immaculate Heart of Mary College 
  • Roosevelt Colleges San Juan 
  • Makati College
  • Makati Science High School 
  • Paaralang Elementarya ng San Antonio 
  • Paaralang Rafael Palma 
  • Manuel A Roxas High School
  • La Concordia College 
  • Paaralang J. Zamora
  • Polytechnic University of the Philippines
  • Central College of the Philippines
  • Siena College 
  • Mataas na Paaralang Sergio Osmena

Hospitals

  • National Children’s Hospital 
  • Delos Santos Medical Center
  • Quezon Institute
  • San Juan Medical Center
  • Unciano General Hsopital
  • St. Claire Patron of the Sick and the Poor
  • Asthma, Heart, and Lung Clinic
  • American Medical Hospital
  • University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Hospital 
  • Health Center and Lying-in Clinic

Sta Monica-Lawton Bridge Project

Schools

  • West Drive Educational Foundations, Inc
  • West Capitol School of Technology 
  • Creative Learning School
  • University of Makati

Sen Gil Puyat Ave-Makati Ave-Paseo de Roxas Underpass Project

Schools

  • First Academy of Computer Arts
  • Mapua Information and Technology Center

Integrated Transport System (Southwest Terminal) Project

Hospitals

  • Jesus Divine Healer Center
  • Olivares Hospital

Magalles Interchange Project

Schools

  • Makati College

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