Jose Altoveros / Bonifacio Global City | August 14, 2018 12:56
7th Ave, 9th Ave, 30th St. and 28th St. will soon be a one-way road beginning August 28
For those who frequent Bonifacio Global City (BGC) in Taguig, time to take note of the new traffic scheme which will be implemented beginning August 28, 2018. The officials of BGC will start implementing one-way traffic schemes on certain roads in the business district.
For starters, two of BGC's major roads – 7th Avenue and 9th Avenue – will soon be one-way street. Beginning August 28, 7th Ave. now be one-way starting from Starbucks at the corner of 32nd Street all the way to the other end which is Mckinley Parkway. Federation Drive will also become a one-way street from 7th Ave. going to 9th Avenue. Parallel to 7th Avenue, 9th Avenue will be also one-way but will be heading the opposite way towards 34th Street. 34th Street and McKinley Parkway will continue to be a two-way road.
Rizal Drive will continue to be a one-way street up until 28th Street. Turning into 28th Street however, and it will also be converted into a one-way road starting from the Mind Mueseum up until 11th Avenue. 11th Ave continues to be a two way road through its entirety. The street parallel to 28th, 30th Street, will be turned into a one-way road going the opposite direction towards Mind Museum.
BGC officials say that the new traffic scheme is expected to help improve the flow of traffic in the area. Those who work or frequent the business district on weekdays would often find themselves in gridlock during rush hour.
Other streets not mentioned in the advisory above are not affected by the new one-way traffic scheme. Best to plan your drive into BGC with the upcoming traffic rerouting scheme.