NLEx, SCTEx ready for surge in traffic on opening of classes
NLEX Corp. said it is ready for the the expected surge in traffic volume as students troop back to school Monday (June 4).
The operator of the North Luzon Expressway and Subic Clark Tarlac Expressway made sure all traffic and toll collection management plans are in place for the opening of classes.
NLEX expects peak travel on June 3, 10, and 17 for Manila-bound motorists since most of the schools in Metro Manila will be starting their classes on either June 4, 13, or 18.
Working hours will be extended by the NLEX-SCTEX traffic operations group which will also intensify patrol coverage.
More traffic personnel will be fielded in a bid to promptly assist motorists, as they closely monitor traffic at all interchanges and stretches of the entire length of the expressways.
Particular attention will also given to major toll plazas in Balintawak, Mindanao Avenue, Bocaue and Tarlac.
NLEX also assured its motorists that enough number of lanes are open during weekdays for smooth travel.