The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)-Palawan 3rd District Engineering Office (DEO) has announced the completion of the construction of a road link in Barangay Sta. Cruz, located within the city, in an important step to improve local infrastructure.
The completed road network spans 0.918 kilometers, and links the sitios of Calatubog to Parang in the said barangay, integrating them into the existing road network that feeds into the Puerto Princesa North Road.
Featuring a width of 14.6 meters, the completed road link is expected to bring benefits for the local populace.
The DPWH stated that the achievements in infrastructure are numerous, with the primary impact being the enhanced connection between Calatubog and Parang to the main city routes, resulting in faster travel for residents going to and from the city center.
Moreover, the Department said it holds the promise for streamlining the transportation of goods from the community to the markets, thereby fostering a conducive environment for amplified socioeconomic activities within the vicinity.