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Starting on July 15, provincial buses will be banned from EDSA on weekdays as simultaneous road works will be conducted in various parts of Metro Manila. The Metro Manila Council, the policy-making body of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), has issued a resolution banning all provincial buses from operating …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will be implementing a one-truck lane policy along C-2 Road soon. MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia said that the one-truck lane policy along C-2 Road is meant to reduce traffic congestion in the area as well as to lessen the number of truck-related accidents. …

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Whenever you’re on the road, you’re bound to see a couple of traffic violations as you’re driving. Sometimes, it’s even being done right in front of a traffic enforcer who doesn’t seem to have a care in the world. We drove around Metro Manila to find out for ourselves just …

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Some members of the House are requesting that the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to take control of the bus rapid transport (BRT) system project proposed for implementation in the Metro after the Department of Transportation (DOTr) decided to scrap it. When the House committee on Metro Manila Development discussed …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has been making headlines with its clearing and towing operations. You’ve probably seen the videos of their operation in social media wherein some motorists are arguing with the enforcers. With that in mind, Grab Philippines came up with an idea to donate 100 body …

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INC Charity Walk

With the Iglesia Ni Cristo’s Worldwide Walk to Fight Poverty taking place on Sunday, May 6, along Roxas Boulevard, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has issued traffic rerouting advisories for vehicles that will be traversing the affected areas in the cities of Manila and Pasay. “We advise the public …

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Getting your car towed is a hassle, but getting it impounded and retrieving it back can be a nightmare. Make sure you know what you can do (and what the government can do) when this situation happens to you. Your “Rights” Attended Vehicles A car is “attended” if you are there when …

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INC Charity Walk

Parts of Roxas Boulevard will be closed to traffic for the Iglesia Ni Cristo‘s (INC) Worldwide Walk to Fight Poverty on May 6, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced yesterday, April 24, 2018. The agency said the northbound and southbound lanes of Roxas Boulevard between Buendia and Padre Burgos …

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DPWH

Some parts of the busy Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (EDSA), both on the northbound and southbound lanes, will undergo road repairs every weekend starting March 23 until June 4, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said Tuesday. Repairs will be conducted on the northbound stretch from Nepa Q Mart to …

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Bank Drive

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced that Bank Drive in Ortigas Center in Pasig City is now open to private vehicles aimed to ease traffic congestion in the commercial district.  MMDA’s Traffic Engineering Center (TEC) said vehicles traversing EDSA northbound heading to the Ortigas area can now access Bank …

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Cavitex

Emergency vehicles of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will be fitted with Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) sticker tags for emergency vehicles’ fast entry to major toll plazas in the south and the north.  This as MMDA and the Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation (MPTC)  recently signed a Memorandum of Agreement …

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EDSA High Occupancy Vehicle

On the first day of the High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane dry run on EDSA yesterday, December 11, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) apprehended 1,275 violators. In addition, 3,722 highly-tinted vehicles were monitored to have violated the traffic scheme through the no-contact apprehension policy of the MMDA while 84 were apprehended through …

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EDSA High Occupancy Vehicle

With the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority’s (MMDA) planned dry-run of its proposed High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane on EDSA scheduled to take place tomorrow, December 11, 2017, starting at 6 a.m., the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) shared that it supports the program.  “The essence of HOV is shared use …

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EDSA High Occupancy Vehicle

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is set to implement a High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lane along EDSA to further reduce vehicular volume. To test the feasibility of the scheme though, the agency wants to conduct a one-week dry run of the program starting on Monday, December 11, 2017, at 6 …

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From the DOTrPH Facebook page

To further bolster its bid to ease traffic conditions, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) has ordered the Inter-Agency Council for Traffic (I-ACT) to further intensify its anti-illegal parking operations. In a statement, DOTr Secretary Arthur Tugade instructed Undersecretary for Road Transport and Infrastructure Thomas Orbos to boost his department’s efforts …

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