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Dagupan traffic rerouted for twin festivals

  • Written by Liway C. Manantan-Yparraguirre
  • Published in Provincial
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DAGUPAN City -- The city’s Public Order and Safety Office (POSO) and the Dagupan City Police Station will implement this afternoon a total traffic rerouting.

This is relative to the holding of the Gilon Gilon ed Baley street dancing competition, one of the big events of Bangus Festival 2017. The same traffic rerouting scheme will be implemented on April 28 on the holding of the Festivals of the North.
    
As stated in the memorandum signed by POSO Chief Carlito Ocampo and Dagupan PNP officer-in- charge Supt. Franklin Ortiz, from 1 p.m. until the last cluster of street dancers have reached the city plaza.
    
The parade and street dancing will start at 4 p.m.
 
The parade route is Dagupan’s Central Business District from Perez Boulevard/Guilig Street to M.H. Del Pilar Street, A.B. Fernandez Avenue and ends at the city plaza where all the six clusters of participants will perform.
    
The other traditional Bangus Festival Events are Bangus Rodeo (April 22), Bangusine (April 25), Festivals of the North (April 28) and the Kalutan Ed Dalan grand street party (April 30).