DPWH activates Lakbay-Alalay program-A A +A
Thursday, October 31, 2013
THE Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has deployed teams to assist motorists heading to the provinces for All Saints' Day.
DPWH Secretary Rogelio Singson directed DPWH regional directors and district engineers to start "Lakbay Alalay" at 5 p.m. Wednesday and sustain it until noon of November 4.
According to the DPWH, composite teams from the DPWH Regional and District Offices will be dispatched in strategic locations along national highways.
Each team will have engineers, mechanics, equipment operators and other service crews to give free roadside emergency repair assistance to travelers.
Meanwhile, Singson reminded DPWH field personnel to ensure signage and directional signs are installed along national roads and ongoing projects. (JK/Sunnex)