[talk-ph] SLEx-StarToll link

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Sun Sep 19 11:14:46 BST 2010


Anyone knows who to contact get permission to bike around here?

On Tue, Sep 14, 2010 at 9:58 AM, tutubi
<tutubi at backpackingphilippines.com> wrote:
> the link's not yet open as of yesterday...came home to Paete last
> friday via Calamba and it's still closed...it's a good thing I was
> able to sample the best "kinulob na itik" in Victoria, Laguna and got
> to map some major roads there in my asking around  :P
>
> wikimapia is a playground even for fools indeed who place tags and
> useless, if not, misleading information. I was actually looking for a
> restaurant near the crossing area when i stumbled on the proposed road
>
> thanks
>
> On 9/9/10, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> Filipino Wikimapia contributors are known for drawing proposed highways and
>> stuff like that as if they already exist. For example, the SLEX spur road
>> going to Los Banos and bypassing the traffic-prone downtown area of Calamba
>> does not exist and I think is only in the proposed stage. No bidding or
>> whatever yet.
>> http://wikimapia.org/#lat=14.1711557&lon=121.1452746&z=16&l=0&m=b
>>
>> In another instance, they already drew part of the TR4 phase of the SLEX
>> rehabilitation which is still on paper and the government still has to buy
>> the right-of-way yet.
>> http://wikimapia.org/#lat=14.1340995&lon=121.1532998&z=16&l=0&m=b
>>
>> So, do not believe everything you see in Wikimapia. :-)
>>
>> (Surprisingly, they still don't have the NLEX-Mindanao Avenue link road,
>> which we do have.)
>>
>> Eugene
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Sep 9, 2010 at 1:35 PM, tutubi
>> <tutubi at backpackingphilippines.com>wrote:
>>
>>> Hi all!
>>>
>>> I was browsing wikimapia SLEX and noticed the  link is already on the map.
>>> there's also another exit that I can take to bypass traffic prone
>>> Calamba Crossing
>>> and instead direct exit to Brgy. Pansol (there's an alternate route
>>> using calamba exit
>>> to avoid crossing/walter mart and SM calamba but you'll exit Halang)
>>> with the road ending near Sun City resort (so that's why i noticed a
>>> new that built there)
>>>
>>> is that connector road already open? I passed by SLEX about 3 weeks
>>> ago and it was still closed (it was blocked by orange traffic
>>> bollards). I took the Rizal Manila east road route in going home 2
>>> weeks ago so didn't noticed if it's open. If it's open I can take that
>>> road tomorrow so I can add to OSM
>>>
>>> I just hope there's another road to bypass Los Banos/College too
>>>
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