A section of Limketkai Drive at the intersection of CM Recto Avenue is now closed to traffic as the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH-10) starts the construction of the Single Barrel Diversion Drainage Line connecting the existing Bitan-ag Channel at LKKS to Diversion Drainage Line along Butuan-Cagayan de Oro-Iligan Road (CM Recto) and Agora Road in Lapasan, Cagayan de Oro City.
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf (CBTL), Shakey’s Pizza, and The Oak Room at the Gateway Park remains accessible through the usual ramp across the Limketkai Luxe Hotel.
The means Bitan-ag Creek will now have an additional drainage outlet apart from its main outflow. The diversion drainage channe is part of Contract ID 21K00239 awarded to Jejor’s Construction.
The other project near the Limketkai Overpass is under Contract ID 21K00238 awarded to a joint venture between Venray Construction Corp. and Suprea Phils Devt. Corp.