The Roads and Traffic Administration has just released an advisory on temporary traffic scheme tomorrow, February 1, 2019 and on February 4-5, 2019 in relation to the celebration of the Chinese New Year.
In advisory, tomorrow, Friday, February 1, the RTA will close Capistrano St. (bounded by Gaerlan and T. Chavez Sts.) and Hayes St. (bounded by Rizal and Burgos Sts.) from 2:00pm to 8:00pm for the opening ceremony of the week-long Chinese New Year celebration. All PUJs and private vehicles are advised to take the temporary alternative route passing Toribio-Chaves Sts. then either turn right or left at Gaerlan St. See map below.
Meanwhile, the area near Bell Church will also be closed to traffic on February 4 (Monday) for the Fireworks Display.
And finally, on Chinese New Year (February 5), there will be a motorcade around the city so motorists will have to take alternate routes.
all images by RTA