MMDA vows to push for hazard pay, benefits of traffic enforcers

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 09:30:12 +0000

The MMDA has vowed to push for the granting of hazard pay and more benefits for the agency’s traffic enforcers.

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Edsa, C-5, Katipunan to undergo weekend repairs — MMDA

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 09:17:44 +0000

Edsa, C-5, Katipunan to undergo weekend repairs — MMDA

Parts of Edsa, C-5 road and Katipunan Avenue will be closed to vehicular traffic over the weekend to make way for repairs and reblockings.

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DID YOU KNOW: MMDA records 394 deaths in 2018 road crashes

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 21:04:32 +0000

According to the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), there were 394 actual fatalities from the 383 road crashes recorded in 2018.

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Gov’t urged: Be in favor of commuters, not cars

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 21:02:26 +0000

Gov’t urged: Be in favor of commuters, not cars

MANILA, Philippines — As transport regulators scramble to find the right solution to Metro Manila’s worsening traffic problem, commuter groups lamented that these same officials have lost sight of the primary principle of mobility: To strengthen, instead of curb public transit.

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Fate of provincial bus ban in SC’s hands — MMDA exec

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Wed, 29 May 2019 12:26:05 +0000

Fate of provincial bus ban in SC’s hands — MMDA exec

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will leave it up to the Supreme Court (SC) the fate of the proposed provincial bus ban, an official said Wednesday.

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SC asked anew to block Edsa provincial bus ban

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Mon, 27 May 2019 21:04:33 +0000

SC asked anew to block Edsa provincial bus ban

MANILA, Philippines — Another petition seeking to stop the implementation of a ban on provincial buses plying Edsa was filed in the Supreme Court on Monday. “The move of [the Metropolitan] Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is antimajoritarian, antiproletarian, anticommuter,” Albay Rep. Joey Salceda said in a statement as he asked the high tribunal to issue […]

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Marcos Bridge to be closed on Saturday — MMDA

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 08:35:07 +0000

THE Marcos Bridge in Marikina City will be closed on Saturday for rehabilitation, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced on Thursday. MMDA General Manager Jose Arturo Garcia Jr. said…READ

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400 truckloads of trash taken from Manila Bay since January

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 22 May 2019 21:10:16 +0000

400 truckloads of trash taken from Manila Bay since January

Some 400 truckloads of silt and trash have already been removed from Manila Bay since the government kicked off its rehabilitation program

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