MANILA, Philippines – The Jones Bridge will be closed to motorists on Sunday, November 24, the local government of Manila announced Wednesday.
In an advisory posted on Facebook, the Manila Public Information Office (PIO) said the bridge will be closed starting at 3 p.m.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Jones Bridge will be closed on Sunday, November 24, 2019, starting 3:00 pm.Please take the following…Posted by Manila Public Information Office on Wednesday, 20 November 2019
It advised those plying the northbound lane to Divisoria to take this route:
- McArthur Bridge
- Sta. Cruz Church
- Take U-Turn to Plaza Sta. Cruz
- Straight to Dasmarinas Street
- Quintin Paredes Street
Meanwhile, those traversing the southbound lane going to Taft Avenue, P. Burgos, and Roxas Boulevard are advised to take this route:
- Juan Luna Street
- Muelle Dela Industria, Riverside
- Go to Sta. Cruz Area
- Straight to Destination
Manila authorities are yet to announce the reason for the bridge’s closure.