NE-DPWH bares P11.32B ‘BBB’ projects for 2021

CABANATUAN CITY – The Nueva Ecija 2nd District Engineering Office under District Engineer Ricardo M. Puno has proposed the construction of three Bypass Road projects worth P11.32-billion for year 2021 that are included in President Rodrigo Duterte’s “Build, Build, Build” program.

Puno identified the three proposed projects as the construction of the San Leonardo, Nueva Ecija-Magalang, Pampanga Bypass Road worth P2.86-billion with a total length of 38.1 kilometers; the San Leonardo-Gapan Bypass Road (P7.57-billion, 54.6 kilometers); and the San Antonio, Nueva Ecija-Concepcion, Tarlac Access Road worth P893-million, with a total length of 13.1 kilometers.

Puno said these planned road infrastructure projects are for inclusion in the DPWH’s proposed program for year 2021 and are envisioned to increase trade flows and transport efficiency in the third and fourth legislative districts of the province.