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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) recently confirmed its plans to uphold a 60-kph speed limit on all roads in Metro Manila. MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia reasons that implementing the proposed speed limit Metro-wide will lessen vehicular accidents, especially during the wee hours of the morning and during off-peak …

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A portion of the Magallanes Interchange will be closed to vehicular traffic beginning Monday, April 1. The road closure will commence as part of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA)‘s traffic management plan to address traffic problems and vehicular accidents in the area. The left turning ramp from Manila to …

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Keep walking. But in the right places. Metro Manila mayors have deputized the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to enforce anti-jaywalking ordinances within their jurisdiction. With that, MMDA personnel will now implement local government units’ traffic management code or ordinance regarding anti-jaywalking not just on major thoroughfares but also on …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is eyeing to remove all bus terminals along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) by June. The Metro Manila Council (MMC), MMDA’s policy-making body, approved the resolution prohibiting the issuance of business permits to all public utility bus terminals and operators and other public utility …

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The number coding scheme is in effect on all major thoroughfares and even at Mabuhay Lane routes, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) would like to remind everyone. During the Metro Manila Council (MMC) meeting Tuesday, MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia reiterated as there are said to be erroneous rules …

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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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