APEC lockdown protocol still in effect in major Metro Mannila roadways
Despite the departure of some leaders in the just concluded Asia-Pacific Economic Conference (APEC) Leaders’ Summit, the Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) announced that its lockdown protocol is still in effect until late Friday afternoon.
This was disclosed by PNP-HPG head Chief Superintendent Arnold Gunnacao.
Roads still close to traffic include Roxas Boulevard from Manila Hotel, P. Burgos Street leading to the NAIA Road.
The above-mentioned roadways were closed as early Thursday and will be opened to traffic around 4 p.m. Friday.
While NAIA Road leading to Terminal 1 will be closed 9 a.m until 12:15 noon to facilitate the departure of APEC delegations.
It will be opened briefly and will be closed again from 1:45 p.m. to 3 p.m..
Also closed to traffic starting 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. are EDSA to Ayala Boulevard to Arnaiz Avenue to Magallanes Complex.
While Magallanes to Skyway/SLEX to Terminal 3 southbound-East Service Road PNR SLEX Exit to Magallanes northbound-SLEX/Skyway Ramp southbound exit to Terminal 3 are closed to traffic starting 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.. (PNA)