President announces construction of modern highway that will link Santiago with Puerto Plata
PUERTO PLATA – A full credit source revealed that the President, Danilo Medina, after inaugurating del 27 de febrero la avenida Circunvalación en Santiago, immediately announces the construction of a modern four-lane highway that would link two provinces and tourist destinations.
It is claimed that President Medina after having traveled several times by road to Puerto Plata could verify personally the deplorable conditions of the main road that connects us with the intersection of Santiago Navarrete, therefore he also referred to building a modern double -lane highway to the city of Santiago.
The date has been tentatively chosen by the president to take the first starting point is Friday, June 6 in the company of Minister of Public Works and Communications ( MOCP ), Gonzalo Castillo Terrero , entrepreneurs Puerto Plata and Santiago, as well as important figures in the region.
To add credibility to this information, this afternoon the Minister of Public Works and Communications (MOPC ), Gonzalo Castillo, announced that in the coming days the agency will call an international tender for the work of widening to four lanes Navarrete- Puerto Plata highway.
The official said that before end of February, the Dominican Government through MOPC will make the call for bids , since it is of great interest to President Danilo Medina, that this work will be done due to multiple accidents and depicting highly dangerous narrow road between Puerto Plata and all its communities with crossing Navarrete in Santiago.
Source: Puerto Plata digital
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