For over four years, the OLPH administration and the PEATC have been exchanging letters about the gate's closure, practically engaging in a running debate.
While we take cognizance of the importance of the opening of the OLP hospital through the expressway we are constrained by existing laws and regulations to close all illegal and unauthorized openings along the expressway," said then PEATC president Jennifer Bote in a letter to the hospital.
The Inquirer sought further comment from PEATC officials earlier this week but the requests for interviews remained unanswered.
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