Skyway elevated section closed at certain hours of papal visit
The elevated section of the Skyway will be closed to traffic on certain hours during Pope Francis’ five-day visit to the Philippines.
In an advisory, the Manila Toll Expressway Systems Inc. (MaTES) said the elevated section will be closed both directions on Jan. 15, 17 and 19.
As of 5 p.m. Monday, MaTES said the Skyway closure will be on:
• Jan. 15: 5 p.m.
• Jan. 17: 4:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.
• Jan. 19: 8 a.m.
Motorists are advised to use the at-grade section.
On Monday, the Metro Manila Development Authority announced the list of roads to be closed for the pontiff’s visit, and the alternate routes that will be available. —Joel Locsin/KG, GMA News