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Tandang Sora Flyover Closed Next Week For MRT-7 Construction

Motorists must brace for heavy traffic as the Tandang Sora flyover and intersection in Quezon City will be closed starting at 11 p.m. of Feb. 23 for the construction of the Metro Rail Transit Line 7 (MRT-7), the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said Thursday. MMDA general manager Jose Arturo Garcia said the closure of the four-lane Tandang Sora flyover...

More Free Bus Rides For PITX Commuters

Commuters using the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange (PITX) may now be able to avail of more free bus rides in going to parts of Metro Manila. This, as the Department of Transportation (DOTr) partnered with the Junior Chamber International Senate Philippines (JCISP) and Megawide Corporate Foundation, Inc. (Megawide Foundation) to launch the Serbus Project at the Bonifacio Shrine in Manila...

New P2P Bus Route From Cainta To Makati Launched

Commuters can now avail of a new premium point to point (P2P) bus service from Cainta, Rizal to Makati City, according to the Department of Transportation (DOTr). The DOTr said P2P buses of RRCG Transport with routes from Robinsons Cainta to Trasierra Street in Makati were launched last Monday. The buses charge regular fares of PHP90 and PHP72 for students, senior...

Davao City’s Anti-Drunk Driving Campaign Gets Boost

Mayor Sara Duterte on Monday handed over twelve motorcycles to the Davao City Police Office (DCPO) for its intensified anti-drunk driving and other traffic law enforcement campaign. Senior Supt. Alexander Tagum, DCPO director, who received the units from Mayor Sara, said the motorcycles will be distributed to the Traffic Management Group. “These brand new motorcycles will be utilized for rapid response...

New Caltex Havoline And Delo Sports Engine Oils Formulated To Ensure Filipino Gasoline And Diesel Car Owners Worry-Free Road Trips

The Havoline Formula SAE 10W-30 has the price of a mineral oil but is big on benefits while the Delo Sports Advanced is specifically optimized for SUVs and off-roaders. Caltex, marketed by Chevron Philippines Inc., (CPI) gives FIlipino motorists and drivers a whole new reason to enjoy driving, whether it be in the city or off road in the countryside....

‘RFID-Only’ Proposal In Skyway Still Under Review

The Skyway Operations and Maintenance Corporation (SOMCO), operator of the Skyway system, clarified that the plan to designate as “RFID-only” the Elevated Section of the Skyway — Dona Soledad and Dr A. Santos Exits — is still being reviewed and will only be implemented upon approval by the Toll Regulatory Board (TRB). The plan is expected to result in faster...

MMDA Eyes Exclusive Motorcycle Lane On Edsa

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will make an exclusive motorcycle lane along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (Edsa) once the "road diet proposal" is fully implemented, an official said Thursday. “Even if we narrow the roadways, it is still safe for the motorists,” MMDA general manager Jojo Garcia said in a press briefing following the meeting of the Metro Manila...

2K Drivers Train For First Fleet Of Modern PUJs In Lapu-Lapu City

Around 2,000 public utility jeepney (PUJ) drivers from Lapu-Lapu City have been trained to manage the first fleet of modern jeepneys under the national government’s jeepney modernization program, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board in Region 7 or Central Visayas (LTFRB-7) said on Tuesday. LTFRB-7 Regional Director Edgardo Montealto Jr. said the drivers were the first to respond to...

Tricycle Drivers, Operators Back Go’s Senate Bid

Two organizations of tricycle operators and drivers on Sunday joined forces to support the candidacy of Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go. The Tricycle Operators Drivers Association (TODA) chapters of Las Piñas City and Muntinlupa City launched the “TODA, TODO para kay GO” movement to back the senatorial bid of the former presidential aide. Among those who...

LTFRB Opens New Routes For PITX

20 new routes for public utility vehicles (PUVs) were opened along the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange (PITX) to ensure ease of travel of commuters and smooth operations in the facility. The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has issued Memorandum Circular No. 2019-005 last Wednesday which authorized 10 new routes for public utility buses (PUBs), two UV Express routes,...

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