Traffic at Commonwealth Ave. will worsen in the following days. (Image: Jayric D. Pariñas)
The Metro Rail Transit (MRT)-Line 7 management task force advices commuters from Quezon City to expect traffic congestion along Commonwealth Ave. as phase one of the extension of the MRT Line 7 advances.
Only five lanes at both sides from University Ave. to Central Ave. would be used. During the construction of station seven in the Manggahan area, one lane going south along Commonwealth Ave. and two lanes going north between Katuparan and Kaunlaran streets will be closed.
The MRT extension project will connect Quezon City to Bulacan is expected to be complete in 2019.