Transportation or DOTr Secretary Arthur Tugade, Presidential Communication or PCO Secretary Martin Andanar, Public Works and Highways or DPWH Secretary Mark Villar, Bases Conversion and Development Authority or BCDA President and CEO Vince Dizon, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia, and Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella held a press briefing at the New Executive Building in Malacanang Nov. 3 2016.
They said that President Duterte administration keen resolving the traffic, increasing the price of food and unemployment by building many infrastucture would also boost our economy.
DPWH Sec. Mark Villa showcased the planned in majoy projects of our President Duterte administration that expected to be finished with 6 years.
1.) Sta Monica Lawton BGC Link Bridge – It will allow the cars to enter BGC from Ortigas. They expect that 100 000 cars will be reduce in EDSA when the project is finished.
2.) UP Miriam Ateneo Viaduct in Quezon City – It will decrease travel time in Katipunan and CP Garcia by 80 percent
3.) Iloilo, Guimaras, Negros ,Cebu Link Bridge – This project have a cost of $1B. When this project is finished people can now travel from Iloilo, Guimaras, Negros and Cebu in land transportation.
4.) Davao City Bypass Contruction Project – When this project is finished, the travel time in Digos Davao Del Sur from Panabo Davao Del Norte will be lessen by 1 hour and a half.
5.) North Luzon Expressway, South Luzon Expressway Connector Road – This project will lessen the travel time from Alabang to Balintawak.
6.) Manila, Clark Airway – 35kilometers railway that will fasten the time travel and transportation from Manila To Clark Pampanga. It will be 1 hour travel from Metro Manila to Clark International airport.
7.) Mindanao Railway – 2000kilometers railway in Mindanao Island. The travel time from Davao to Surigao and Cagayan De Oro will become 2 hours.
8.) Metro Manila Rapid Train System – It will result a faster and more scheduled bus along EDSA and other major roads.
9.) Regional Airport Development – This project focused in improving the Regional Airports in Visayas and Mindanao to give more flight schedule in regional airports.
10.) Roro Ports Development – The project focused in improving the facilities of Roro ports.
11.) Clark international Airport New Terminal Building – This will be the first world class airport in the Philippines. It will decongest the traffic in NAIA.
12.) Clark Green City – A long term solution to lessen the traffic and congestion in Manila. They think that Manila dont have any space left so the planned to build alternative space in Clark City.
13.) BGC to NAIA Bus Rapid Transit System – It will guaranteed travel time from Fort Bonifacio to NAIA without traffic.
14.) Subic, Clark Cargo Railway Project – It will connect the Subic Port and Clark Airport to minimize the trucks in Metro Manila.