|First Mandaue-Mactan Bridge|
Mactan-Mandaue Bridge, seen from Mactan
|Official name||Mandaue-Mactan Bridge|
|Carries||2 lanes of vehicular traffic; pedestrian sidewalks|
|Maintained by||Department of Public Works and Highways|
|Total length||864 m|
|Longest span||145 m|
The 846-meter long and 9-meter wide box truss bridge was constructed during the term of the late President Ferdinand Marcos. The construction began in 1970, a year after the declaration of Mandaue as a chartered city. It was inaugurated on July 4, 1971. Finished in 1972 at a cost of 65 million pesos. The bridge was designed and created wholly by Filipino engineers.
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