Lullutan-Cabanungan First Road undergoes major upgrade

  • July 10, 2017
  • Mark Djeron C. Tumabao

ILAGAN CITY, Isabela, July 10 (PIA) - - - The concreting of the Lullutan-Cabanungan First Road in this town has completed, an official of the Department of Public Works and Highways – Isabela First District Engineering Office (DPWH-IFDEO) said.


District Engineer Evelyn C. Costales, said the Lullutan-Cabanungan Road, which is the gateway to the western barangays in the municipality of Gamu in this province, now accords convenient transport of agricultural and commercial products to and from major trade centers in the city and neighbouring towns and provinces.


The P15, 985, 133.90 road project which is part of the Lullutan-Gamu Provincial Road spans a total of 1, 683 lineal meters of Portland Cement Concrete Pavement (PCCP) with a width of 6.7 meters and thickness of 0.280 meters.


The concreting of the said road started on March 27, 2017 and was completed within three months. (MDCT with reports from Shellaine Glenn S. Danao of DPWH-IFDEO and Maricel B. Asejo of DPWH-R2/ PIA 2 – Cagayan)

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