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“Can you tell me how to get, How to get to Sesame Street” Now that you have that earworm going as you read this, we’re sure that one superb way to instill road safety education comes with teaching them at a young age, right? Sesame Street and the Metropolitan Manila …

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Estrella Service Road

To give way to the ongoing rehabilitation of Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge, the Estrella Service Road in Makati City will be partially closed to vehicular traffic starting next week, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced recently. MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia said the closure of Estrella Service Road—from Gumamela Street to …

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Contrary to previous assumptions, the closing down of Tandang Sora Flyover actually helped ease traffic flow in the area instead of worsening it. Almost a week after the flyover’s closure, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) reported that traffic situation along Commonwealth Avenue has improved. “Ang rush hour ho dito …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced that it will close a road section on EDSA near the People Power Monument to give way to the 33rd anniversary of the People Power Revolution on February 25, Monday. The announcement from the MMDA said that it will close the EDSA lane …

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Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is ready for Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray‘s homecoming parade as it will field more than 200 traffic enforcers along the route. Set on February 21, Thursday, the parade will start at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila at 2 PM and will traverse through the …

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Concordia Bridge

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is warning the public to expect heavy traffic in Manila in the coming days, specifically along President Quirino Avenue, as sections of the Concordia Bridge and the Nagtahan Bridge will undergo repairs. The reconstruction of the Concordia Bridge has been ongoing ever since the …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is considering making exclusive the motorcycle lane along EDSA once the road diet proposal pushes through. The road diet proposal seeks to reduce the width of the lanes along EDSA by up to three meters to create a new lane for motorcycles. At present, …

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MMDA Illegal Parking

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will now electronically upload its motor vehicle apprehensions to the Land Transportation Office’s (LTO) IT System. As such, all vehicles apprehended by the MMDA that have yet to settle their fines and penalties with the agency will automatically be prohibited from transacting with the …

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Starting at 6 AM today, Tuesday, January 22, a section of North Avenue going to the Quezon City Memorial Circle will be closed to traffic “to ease congestion in the area” amid the ongoing construction of the Metro Rail Transit Line 7 (MRT-7), Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) General Manager …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has imposed a PHP25,000 fine on EEI Corporation, the contractor for the Metro Rail Transit Line-7 (MRT-7) project, for causing a traffic gridlock along the Elliptical Road and North Avenue in Quezon City yesterday, Tuesday, January 8. According to the MMDA, the company failed to …

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MMDA Illegal Parking

With the higher fines against illegal parking in effect as of Monday, January 7, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has apprehended more than 50 illegally parked vehicles on the first day of its implementation. According to the agency, a total of 57 illegally parked vehicles were apprehended along FB …

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January 9 is still a few days away but as early as today, January 6, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is already gearing up for the annual procession of the Black Nazarene, which is expected to draw millions of participants and will take place on January 9 from the Quirino …

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is keeping its promise to the public. After its plan to close the Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge beginning in September 2018 to replace it with a new one was deferred following the public’s clamor at its timeliness because of the coming holiday season, the …

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MMDA Illegal Parking

Drivers in Metro Manila have a few more days to improve their habit of parking just anywhere or face increased penalty for illegal parking effective January next year, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) declared. “MMDA Chairman Danilo Lim has moved the enforcement of higher fines on illegal parking to …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has lifted the implementation of the number coding scheme on private vehicles and provincial buses for the Christmas and New Year break. According to MMDA spokesperson Celine Pialago, the number coding scheme for provincial buses is suspended from Dec. 21, 2018 to Jan. 2, …

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