An advisory was released by the city’s Roads and Traffic Administration (RTA) thru its Chief Engr. Nonito Oclarit on the temporary re-routing of vehicular traffic on August 27, 2015 during the Higalas Parade of Floats and Icons.
The assembly of parade participants will be at 5:00AM in the vicinity of Rodelsa Circle. Because of this, several roads will be closed starting from 6:00AM up to 12:00 noon. The roads to be closed are: Don Apolinar Velez Street, CM Recto Avenue (south lane from Licoan to Limketkai Jct), Limketkai Avenue (from CM Recto to Rosario Crescent), Gaston Park area, Gaerlan Street (from Tiano to Pabayo Street), Fernandez Street (from Gaston Park to Pabayo Street), North Road of Rodelsa Circle, Night Cafe Road, and Tomas Saco Street (from Fernandez St to East Road of Rodelsa Circle. See the map below.
Meanwhile, there will be temporary re-routing of PUJs on the specified period as follows.
EASTBOUND PUJS – Pimentel Road in Lapasan will be temporarily declared as ONE WAY TRAFFIC during the period.
In the said advisory, a NO PARKING POLICY will be implemented along the parade route. Motorists are advised to avoid the parade route if possible.