23 Jan, 2020 by Jill Viray
Several roads in Manila City will be closed on Friday, Jan. 24, to make way for the celebration of Chinese New Year.
In an advisory, the Manila Police District (MPD) said the following roads will be closed starting 5 p.m. for the concert, which will be held at Plaza San Lorenzo Ruiz:
Meanwhile, both lanes of Jones Bridge from Escolta to Magallanes Drive will be closed at 10:30 p.m. for the fireworks display.
January 25, 2020, Saturday, 1:00PM
ROUTE OF PARADE:
From Post Office, right to Jones Bridge, go straight to Quintin Paredes St., right to Ongpin St., left to Ronquillo St., left to F. Torres St., left to Soler St., right to Reina Regente St., end at Lucky Chinatown Mall.
ROUTE OF VEHICLES:
All vehicles coming from P. Burgos going to Binondo area intending to utilize northbound lane of Jones Bridge shall use McArthur Bridge to point of destination.
NOTE: STOP AND GO traffic scheme will be implemented during the Parade, closing and opening of street shall be based on actual traffic condition and still subject to changes.
Concert at Plaza San Lorenzo Ruiz and Fireworks Display at Jones Bridge
January 24, 2020, Friday
ROAD CLOSURE: 5:00 PM (CONCERT AT PLAZA SAN LORENZO RUIZ)
ROAD CLOSURE: 10:30 PM (Fireworks Display)
Both lanes of Jones Bridge from Escolta to Magallanes Drive
REROUTING OF VEHICLES:
NOTE: Closing and opening of roads shall be based on actual traffic condition and subject to changes.
Data Sources: inquirer.net