Full SONA report can be found at http://www.gov.ph/sona/sona2008.pdf
2011 • Phase 1 Section 1 (Caloocan-Malolos) is 9.67% accomplished with ongoing relocation of project-affected families
• Phase 1 Section 2 (Malolos-Clark) - feasibility study completed
Linkage ProjectP6.79 Billion
• Phase 1 is 21.43% complete
• Phase 2- Philippine National Railways (PNR) is awaiting funding confirmation from the Export-Import Bank of Korea
38. Light Rail Transit (LRT)
Line 1 North ExtensionP6.32 Billion
to North Avenue, Quezon
DOTC, Light Rail Transit
April 2010 • Notice to proceed for Packages’ A and B was issued on 28 May 2008.
Site inspection and mobilization for the two packages are ongoing.
• Bidding for Package C is being undertaken.
39. Metro Rail Transit (MRT)3 Capacity Expansion
2014 DOTC is looking into the procurement of refurbished light rail vehicles for Phase 1 while proposed Official Development Assistance (ODA) funding for Phase 2 is up for NEDA-ICC
Project Completion Date Status(As of end-May 2008 or as stated)
40. MRT 7
US$1.24 BillionNorth Ave. to Tala Exit,
DOTC, DOF, and NEDA are discussing the project’s Business Plan. The project is targeted to be completed by 2013.
41. LRT Line 2 Phase 2 (Line
2 East Extension to
Santolan LRT 2-Masinag,
Timeline to be determined LRTA is updating the project’s 2001 feasibility study and drafting the terms of reference for the procurement of the consulting services for the design/build scheme.
42. LRT Line 1 South
Pasay City, Manila to
Proposals for the project’s implementation scheme are currently being evaluated by the newly created Project Review Team composed of the DOTC, LRTA, and the Provincial Government of Cavite.
43. Southrail Project Phase
Calamba, Laguna to Lucena
While funding for the project is still being sourced, the President approved P1.55 Billion for the limited reconstruction of the railway to enable the resumption of train services to Bicol.