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Adjusted malls hours, halted road works to ease Metro Manila holiday traffic

Oct 08, 2018 - 3:40 PM

The MMDA, mall operators, DPWH, and telecom and utility companies agree to implement several measures from November 5 to January 14

RUSH HOUR STARTS. EDSA traffic as seen from the MRT Quezon Avenue Station. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

2 more southbound lanes open along Katipunan

Feb 07, 2018 - 2:26 PM

The road widening project is integrated with the existing proposal for a viaduct project that aims to decongest traffic in the UP-Miriam-Ateneo area, says DPWH

WIDER ROAD. The new lanes that open on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, on Katipunan Avenue in Quezon City run from Shuster Street to CP Garcia, fronting University of the Philippines. DPWH photo

Road construction, repairs need adequate signage – motorcycle rider

Jun 11, 2017 - 9:00 AM

In Rappler s SaferRoadsPH forum a motorcycle rider points out there aren t enough signs for ongoing road works posing risks to motorists

DISCUSSING SAFETY. Local officials of Cagayan Valley discuss how to make roads safer for all road users. Rappler photo

Ilocos-bound? Expect slowdown along Manila North Road

Mar 23, 2016 - 4:45 PM

Several roads and bridges along the Manila North Road are under construction the public works department says

MMDA puts road projects on hold to ease holiday traffic

Dec 02, 2015 - 2:17 PM

The December 14 January 3 moratorium covers road projects across Metro Manila

Road works in 13 Metro Manila routes suspended in time for APEC

Nov 03, 2015 - 5:45 PM

Repairs and construction activities in these roads – which APEC delagates are expected to use – will be temporarily stopped from November 7 to 20

Construction of new Makati underpass starts

Jun 14, 2015 - 3:31 PM

DPWH asks motorists and commuters for understanding as it begins work on a P1 27 billion Gil Puyat Makati Avenue Paseo de Roxas underpass in Makati

Photo from DPWH

Expressways to swell due to Holy Week traffic

Mar 24, 2015 - 6:25 PM

Northbound traffic is expected to build up in the afternoon of April 1 Holy Wednesday until late morning of April 2 Maundy Thursday

Metro Manila road reblocking: July 11 - July 14

Jul 11, 2014 - 1:02 PM

Which areas should you avoid over the weekend?

Image courtesy of the MMDA

DPWH: Almost 7% left to repair on EDSA

Apr 26, 2014 - 2:58 PM

Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson says they want to finish concrete reblocking before the summer ends

ALMOST COMPLETE. Around 28,000 square meters of road space in EDSA has been repaired. Rappler file photo

Metro Manila road reblocking: February 21-24

Feb 20, 2014 - 7:13 PM

Check out the list of road reblocking and repairs over the weekend

File photo by AFP

Traffic solution: Longer operating hours for MRT-3

Feb 20, 2014 - 2:59 PM

From February 24 to March 7 the North Avenue station will open at 4:30 am From March 10 to 21 the Taft Avenue station will close at 11 pm

OLD HABITS. The month-long test will determine if longer hours will make passengers change old habits or if it "will encourage motorists to take the train instead of their cars." File photo by AFP

Traffic? Brace for more, check this list

Feb 15, 2014 - 3:00 PM

Will your community be affected by Metro Manila construction projects? Here s a list of schools and hospitals that will be affected