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All Metro Manila malls will also open at 11 am
There is nothing to prove. There's a huge transportation crisis as well as an EQ and IQ deficit in government to understand the problem.
When the policies are indefensible, the tough spokeswoman goes trolling
'Why not provide for the jeepney driver’s modernization?' says the actor
Senator Angara, who chairs the committee on finance, is taken aback: 'Tatanggal lang ng dalawang bato? Anong klaseng bato 'yan?'
'Is this how the MMDA views women and traffic management? May kinalaman ba talaga ang deployment ng female officers sa pagpapagaan ng trapiko?' says Gabriela Representative Arlene Brosas
As minimum-wage employees, traffic enforcers earn around P11,800 monthly
Meanwhile, flood control and management gets the bulk of the agency's P4.106-billion budget for 2020 national expenditures
Despite the dire traffic situation, President Duterte says he would just let EDSA 'rot' and blames Senator Grace Poe for not granting his government emergency powers
How could the public, with all the outrage and frustration and venting online, translate words into action?
Caloocan City officials demolish a pair of barangay offices built on sidewalks
The scheme will be paired with a bus rapid transit system and bus stops located within 200 meters of any residence
For a thousand vendors taken off the streets, commute becomes convenient to hundreds of thousands of motorists, says MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia
MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia wants to be able to shorten policymaking after the provincial bus ban faced an injunction
Watch road safety advocate Vince Lazatin and 3M Philippines' John Vallinan transform a dark street into one with proper visibility with retro-reflective material used for signs and road markings
'The reason for the injunction is that the MMDA admitted that they have no power and it belongs to the LGU. It's an opportunity for us to review this particular aspect,' says Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon
(UPDATED) MMDA traffic chief Bong Nebrija says the problem lies with the lack of discipline among bus drivers who swerve lanes, causing traffic buildup
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says it has yet to receive a copy of the preliminary injunction stopping the implementation of the provincial bus ban
During the dry run, provincial buses will be banned from passing through EDSA from 4 am to 10 pm
Here are the alternate routes that motorists should follow for the next 6 months, according to the MMDA
If mayors fail to do so, they will face administrative complaints
'I'm confident that with this kind of equipment, training and people, we would be very able to respond effectively,' says MMDA chief Danilo Lim
Earthquake drill participants deal with the challenge of simulating rescue and response in the dark and at a time when most people are still asleep
(3rd UPDATE) DILG Undersecretary Epimaco Densing says the order will be formalized through a memorandum circular that would also cover mayors across the Philippines
The annual earthquake drill will start as early as 4 am 'when most Metro Manila residents are at home and asleep' to test the response capabilities and preparedness of local government units and the private sector
Road workers, such as traffic enforcers and street sweepers, face not only the hazards of getting run over by reckless motorists, but also long-term blood poisoning and hearing loss
The High Court consolidates 3 petitions against the EDSA provincial bus ban
MMDA Chairman Danilo Lim tells traffic enforcers that he will write to President Rodrigo Duterte about the matter
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says the driver-only car ban will be proposed to the Metro Manila Council again in July this year
Transport economist Jedd Ugay says that if MMDA wants to reduce traffic congestion, the effect of the provincial bus ban is the 'total opposite'
MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia arrives an hour after congressmen reprimanded other MMDA officials who attended a hearing on road safety issues
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority stands firm on its policy closing provincial bus terminals along EDSA, pending the Supreme Court decision on petitions filed against it
MMDA says this is for commuters who will travel to and from provinces to cast their votes on election day
But provincial buses are still not allowed to load and unload passengers along EDSA
The closure of the eastbound side of the Marcos Bridge in Marikina City will last for 4 months
(UPDATED) The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority suspends number coding for public utility vehicles on Tuesday, April 23, to help commuters in case railways were damaged in the Luzon earthquake
(UPDATED) The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says there will be no number coding beginning Holy Wednesday, April 17, until Easter Monday, April 22
But Catanduanes Representative Cesar Sarmiento 'strongly urges' traffic agencies to suspend the implementation of the new bus terminal scheme in a recently filed resolution
Children in Metro Manila may now learn about road safety, waste management, and public safety in a fun manner with Sesame Street characters
In this episode, we learn how road signs ought to be made – proper fonts, standard colors, material reflectivity
Do you realize that you are, technically, breaking the law by driving through a gas station along EDSA?
Have you encountered the same problem while driving along the bus lanes?
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says it will recommend the postponement to the Department of Transportation
The barrier disrupts the normal flow of traffic along Quezon Avenue
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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says a new lane can be created just for motorcycles if the existing lanes become 'slimmer'
MMDA General Manager Jose Arturo Garcia Jr says that with the closure, which starts at 6 am, they want to 'address the chokepoint area on the Elliptical Road'
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