Major Proposed Projects in Calabarzon

Implementing Agency
Project Title
Project Description
Funding Source
Target Completion Year
1 DOTr PNR South Long-haul (Manila-Bicol) Construction of a 639-km. railway which will traverse Manila; Los Baños, Lucena, Gumaca and Batangas City in Calabarzon; and Naga, Legaspi, Sorsogon City and Matnog in Bicol China (Loan) 2022 Infrastructure Flagship projects 2018
2 DPWH Quezon-Bicol Expressway Construction of a 180-km. expressway from Pagbilao, Quezon to the existing Maharlika Highway in San Fernando, Camarines Sur. The project will serve as an alternate route for travellers from Quezon and the Bicol Provinces NG TBD Conduct of FS is ongoing. Infrastructure Flagship projects 2018
3 DPWH Mindoro-Batangas Super Bridge Construction of a Super Bridge that wil link Mindoro Island to the Province of Batangas ODA 2023 and beyond No FS yet Infrastructure Flagship projects 2018
4 DPWH Luzon Pacific Highway Construction of a national road that will traverse Cagayan and Isabela in Region II, Aurora in Region III, Quezon in Calabarzon Region and Camarines Provinces, Albay and Sorsogon in Bicol Region. The project aims to accelerate the socio-economic development in the eastern seaboard of Regions II, III, IV-A and V and serves as alternate road to the Maharlika Highway which to date is starting to be congested. NG Calabarzon sections w/ ongoing FS and implementation Luzon Inter-regional Connectivity Projects
5 DOTr BRT System EDSA to Binangonan The project aims to provide the public with more convenient, safe and efficient transportation system to resolve traffic congestion and reduce travel time. FS requested to DOTr Luzon Inter-regional Connectivity Projects
6 DOTr Real-Polillo Island-Larap, Jose Panganiban, Camarines Norte RORO System Modernization & expansion of seaports to be a RO-RO terminal FS requested to DOTr Luzon Inter-regional Connectivity Projects
7 DPWH Cavite(Naic/Ternate) to Corregidor Island to Bataan (Mariveles) Mega Bridge Approximately 23-kilometer bridge FS is proposed under ADB facility Luzon Inter-regional Connectivity Projects
8 DOTr Sangley Domestic Airport For general aviation flights with a capacity of 3 million domestic passengers per year, 25,000 aircraft movement per year and 8 traffic movements per hour on peak time DOTr recommended conduct of FS for the project Luzon Inter-regional Connectivity Projects
9 DOTr San Andres to Masbate to Bogo, Cebu RORO System Rehabilitation of roads towards seaports in San Andres, Quezon & reactivation of RO-RO system from San Andres, Quezon to Masbate FS requested to DOTr Luzon Inter-regional Connectivity Projects
10 DOTr Calamba to NCR and to Points in Rizal Ferry Ferry transportation via Laguna Lake to NCR and points in Rizal from Calamba and vice versa FS requested to DOTr Luzon Inter-regional Connectivity Projects
11 DPWH Laguna Lakeshore Expressway Dike (LLED) Construction of Expressway dike from Bicutan/Taguig, Metro Manila to Calamba-Los Baños, Laguna PPP Core Investment Program
12 DOTr PNR Freight Line Construction of freight rail connecting major international container ports of Luzon ODA Core Investment Program
13 DOTr LRT Line 4 A proposed 11.3 km. long rail from SM City at Taytay, Rizal to the intersection of Ortigas Ave. and EDSA in Ortigas. PPP 2021 Core Investment Program
14 DENR-EMB Establishment of Pilot Waste to Energy Facility (600 tons capacity) This will be in Batangas. The project aims to decrease the amount of residual wastes being deposited in sanitary landfills. NG 2022 P5 B RDIP 2017-2022
15 DPWH Construction of Manila-Cavite Bypass Road 3.874 km bypass road NG 2021 P865 M RDIP 2017-2022
16 DPWH Calamba - Los Baños - Bay Bypass Road 15.79 km bypass road and bridges NG 2022 and beyond P6.91 B RDIP 2017-2022
17 DPWH Cabuco-Naic-Maragondon Diversion Road 11.603 km diversion road and 11 bridges NG 2021 P3.19 B RDIP 2017-2022
18 DPWH Luisiana - Samapaloc - Mauban Diversion Road 25.9 km diversion road and construction of bridges NG 2022 P2.45 B RDIP 2017-2022
19 DPWH Lemery - Taal - San Luis - Bauan- Mabini Road 24.325 km road and construction of bridges NG 2021 P1.81 B RDIP 2017-2022
20 DPWH Construction of Road along Malabon Grande- San Juan - Mulawin Diversion Road 7.38 km road NG 2021 P912 M RDIP 2017-2022

Ongoing Projects

Project/Implementing Agency
Project Description
Transportation Sector
1 LRT Line 1 Cavite Extension/DOTr Involves construction of 11.7-km. extension of existing current LRT from Baclaran Station to Niyog Station in Bacoor, Cavite
  • As of July 2018, physical accomplishment is 21%
  • Completed construction relocation site
  • Relocated 900+ Informal Settler Families
  • Target project completion of Q1 2024
  • 2 LRT Line 2 East Extension/DOTr Construction of a 4-km extension from Pasig to Antipolo, Rizal and two additional stations in Cainta and Masinag Junction
  • As of July 2018, physical accomplishment is 55%
  • Ongoing procurement of electro-mechanical system
  • Target project completion of Q1 2020
  • 3 Cavite-Laguna Expressway/DPWH Four-lane 47-kilometer highway that connects the Manila-Cavite Expressway (CAVITEX) in Kawit, Cavite to Mamplasan Interchange of South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) in Binan, Laguna
  • Right-of-Way (ROW) Acquisition: 93% of Letter Offer served to land owners; 80% signed DOAS and Expropriation Case submitted to OSG, and 22% of Permits to Enter issued
  • Construction on Laguna segment is 9.6% completed
  • 4 SLEX Toll Road 4/TRB Involves the construction of a new Toll Road that will start from Sto. Tomas, Batangas (near end of TR 3) to Lucena City in Quezon
  • Completed inventory of trees and crops for the 3km priority area
  • Ongoing right-of-way acquisition
  • 5 DOT-DPWH Convergence Program Construction of various road projects leading to tourist destinations in the region As of April 2018, there are 41 ongoing road projects
    Flood Control
    6 Flood Risk Management Project (Imus River Basin Subproject)/DPWH Construction of two off-site retarding basins along Imus River located in Barangay Anabu and Bacoor River in Barangay Buhay na Tubig As of July 2018, physical accomplishment is 10.23%
    Social Sector
    7 K-12/SHS Building Project/DepEd Construction of additional high school buildings to meet the demands of the additional two years in senior high school brought about by the implementation of K to 12 curriculum Status as of July 2018:
  • 2014 and 2015 projects: 4,983 classrooms (CL) completed out of 6,011 target, CL 476 CL ongoing and 552 reverted
  • 2016 projects: 2,138 CL completed out of 12,903 target CL, 10,618 CL ongoing, 86 reverted and 61 not yet started
  • 8 Tanauan City Public Market Redevelopment Project/Tanauan City Redevelopment of the Tanauan City Public Market into a commercial mall with a wet and dry market component As of July 2018, physical accomplishment is 55.27% with no project issues noted
    9 Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps)/DSWD Conditional cash transfer scheme wherein beneficiaries receive cash grants based on their compliance to their responsibilities in the program Status as of May 2018:
  • total household beneficiaries is 318,119
  • 97.87% overall compliance rate for health requirements
  • 91.96% compliance rate for Family Development Session
  • conducted 1,286 Youth Development Sessions
  • 10 Health Facilities Enhancement Program/ DOH Health Facilities Enhancement Program/ DOH The Health Facilities Enhancement Program (HFEP) of the Department of Health (DOH) aims to revitalize and upgrade the primary health care facilities at various levels to be more responsive to the needs of the population being served Status as of June 30 2018:
  • DOH implemented: 19 ongoing out of 25 projects
  • DPWH implemented: 38 ongoing out of 38 projects
  • DPWH implemented (BHS): 54 ongoing out of 57 projects
  • LGU implemented: 4 ongoing out of 7 projects
  • Economic
    11 Philippine Rural Development Project/DA A six-year (2014-2020) national project by the Department of Agriculture (DA) that aims to establish a modern, value-chain oriented, and climate resilient agriculture and fisheries sector As of July 2018, there are 23 I-REAP and 45 I-BUILD subprojects being implemented in the region
    12 Quipot Irrigation Project/NIA Involves the construction of barrage-type dam and irrigation facilities aimed to service 2,800 hectares of new agricultural areas As of May 2018, physical accomplishment is 85.01% with negative 9 percent slippage
    13 Macalelon Small Reservoir Irrigation Project/NIA Involves the construction of 22-meter high zoned earthfill dam and appurtenant structures that will irrigate around 830 hectares covering seven barangays in Macalelon, Quezon As of May 2018, physical accomplishment is 7.81% with a negative slippage of 15% (per revised schedule)
    14 ER 1-94/DOE A mechanism that provides financial benefits to the host region, province, city or municipality by an energy resource and the energy generating facility As of August 2018, Dolores LGU is awaiting DOE’s fund release for payment to the winning supplier to deliver the fire truck
    Governance, ICT and Others
    15 Bottom-Up Budgeting Project/DILG Implementation of various programs that aims to strengthen local community participation in national budget formulation and project implementation As of August 2018, the following are the status of projects under BUB, Assistance to Disadvantaged Municipalities (ADM) and Assistance to Municipalities (AM):
    A. BUB Implementation
  • Ongoing – 23%
  • Completed – 77%

  • B. ADM implementation
  • Approved funding – 8%
  • Ongoing – 20%%
  • Completed – 72%

  • C. AM implementation
  • Approved funding – 89%
  • Ongoing – 10%
  • Completed – 1%