Emerald station of LRT 2 East to begin construction this week (Image: TheBlueprintPhilippines)
This week, Light Rail Transit (LRT) 2 East extension will enter its second phase to start the construction of Emerald station. The continuing project will result in a closure of two lanes along Marcos Highway East and West bound, from Felix Ave. to Robinson’s Metro East. The said closure will last from June 28 to July 13, 2018.
Motorists coming from Sumulong Highway and Marcos Highway Intersection going to Cubao or C5 may take the route via Sumulong Highway to A. Bonifacio Ave. to Aurora Blvd. or via Ortigas Ave.
Motorists coming from Cubao or C5 going to Antipolo may take the route via A. Bonifacio Ave. to Sumulong Highway.
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) aims to finish the new line by August 2018.