CATARMAN, Northern Samar — The Department of Public Works and Highways, Northern Samar First District Engineering Office (DPWH-NSFDEO) will put up 2 Motorist Assistance Teams for the Lakbay Alalay to ensure the safety of the travelling public in their area of jurisdiction.

This is in line with the order of DPWH-8 Regional Director Edgar Tabacon to all District Engineers to make sure that all national roads and bridges in their respective jurisdiction are well maintained and passable with appropriate signage to prevent any untoward incidents, said Ms. Analiza Pabia, PIO designate.

RD Tabacon also directed all District Engineers to create a round the clock shift assistance in their Lakbay Alalay Stations from 5:00pm of October 30 to 12:00noon of November 2, 2017, Pabia added.

For Northern Samar DPWH First District, Team A under team leaders Engr. Jose C. Gonzales and Engr. Gabriel L. Irinco will be stationed at Junction along Catarman-Calbayog Road/Catarman Diversion Road 2 and Team B under team leaders Engr. Arvin A. Poso and Mr. Norito V. Corrige, Jr. will be stationed at Junction along Allen-Catarman Road/Daang Maharlika Road.

Accordingly, all “Lakbay Alalay” teams will provide a round the clock assistance on normal and emergency situations to enhance the safety of the travelling public and guide motorists with complete and detailed informational and direction signage. (ajc/A. Diaz/PIA8-Northern Samar)