7 cities, province to hit by power interruptions

Electric distribution utility Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) announced power interruptions in Batangas, Caloocan, Cavite, Laguna, Manila, Muntinlupa, and Pasay.

In a post made by the electric company, the seven cities and province will start their maintenance schedule on Monday, Nov. 6 to Wednesday, Nov. 8.

Line maintenance, pole replacement, line conversion and other reconstruction works were the cause of the interruptions, according to Meralco.

Below is the list of affected areas and their dates:

Nov. 6

  • Manila — Malate
  • Pasay City — CCP Complex

Nov. 7

  • Muntinulpa City — Bayanan

Nov. 7 to 8

  • Dasmarinas, Cavite — Portion of Fatima Road from Congressional Ave. to and including Umakap Ka Compound; Fabella - Narciso Pharmacy & Medical Clinic and Sta. Cruz I Elementary School; portion of Bgys. Fatima I, Fatima II, Fatima III, San Lorenzo Ruiz I, San Lorenzo Ruiz II, San Luis 1, San Luis Il and Santa Cruz I, Portion of Gov. D. Mangubat Ave, Portion of Congressional Ave., Monolith Construction & Development Corp., 7-Eleven, Sacred Heart of Jesus Academy, St. Paul Hospital Cavite Inc., St. Peter Chapels Luzon Inc., De La Salle University, Department of Social Welfare & Development (DSWD), Frere (Saint) Benilde Romancon Education Foundation (De La Salle University - Dasmarinas) Inc., PrimeWater Infrastructure Corp., SM Marketmall Dasmarinas, Center for Special Education (SPED) & Alternative Learning System (ALS) Bldg., City of Dasmarinas Arena, Pagamutan ng Dasmarinas, Dasmarinas Integrated High School, Dasmarinas East Integrated High School, Dasmarinas Water District, Aklatang Panlungsod Ng Dasmarinas, Senior Citizen's Building, Sta. Cristina Elementary School and BJMP Dasmarinas City Jail; Bgys. Burol I, Burol II, Burol III, Burol Main, Datu Esmael, Fatima I, Luzviminda I, Pag-Asa, San Andres I, San Andres II, San Francisco I, San Francisco II, San Juan, San Manuel II, San Mateo, San Nicolas II, San Roque, San Simon, San Cristina I, San Cristina II, Santa Fe, Area H-2 and Zone I.


  • Caloocan city — Portion of Dimasalang St. from A. Mabini St. to J. Lerma St. including Silanganan St. in Bgys. Maypajo,  Sampalukan; Portion of J. Lerma St. from Dimasalang St. to Marcella St. including I. Nadurata, Purification, Socorro and Martinez Sts. in Bgy. Maypajo; Portion of Marcella St.

Nov. 8

  • Sto. Tomas, Batangas Province — Portion of Sta. Anastacia Barangay Road from Pan - Philippine Highway (Maharlika Highway) to and including Modelo Compound in Bgy. Sta. Anastacia.
  • San Pablo, Laguna — Portion Doña Corazon Drive from Justice Santos St. to and including F. Azcarate, Don Pastor, Dy Ning, Mary Chin and F. Teodoro Sts. in Farconville Subd. Phase II, Bgy. San Francisco.

Most maintenance works are said to be done during off-peak hours, except for Batangas and Laguna, which were scheduled during the mornings from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. (Gabriell Christel Galang)