TACLOBAN CITY – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)-Leyte Second District Engineering Office (L2DEO) has reported the completion of the rehabilitation, reconstruction, and upgrading of the Mayorga-La Paz road.

Engr. Leo Edward Oppura, L2DEO district engineer, mentioned that the project was reported completed on April 28, 2023, with an allocation of P14.56 million sourced from the asset preservation program for CY 2023.

The project involving the laying of asphalt overlay is located in Barangay Bonifacio, Mayorga traversing the Mayorga-La Paz road network.

The provision of thermoplastic pavement markings was included to provide guidance to drivers on the intended vehicle path and to enhance visibility, particularly at night and during wet conditions.

Motorists and travelers can expect easier and speedier access to schools, health care facilities, government buildings, and various other private and public entities in the area with the improved road.

The Mayorga-La Paz road section is classified as a tertiary road with a total length of 5.975 kilometers, with junctions in Daang Maharlika and Burauen town proper.