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MMDA temporarily defers HOV scheme on EDSA

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has deferred temporarily the prospective implementation of its so-called “high occupancy vehicle (HOV)” lane scheme on Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA). HOV was originally timetabled for implementation starting Monday, December 18. This new traffic-reduction scheme will, instead, first be the subject of an intense information drive so that […].....»»

Category: newsSource: interaksyon interaksyonDec 17th, 2017

Dry run starts Monday for EDSA lane for vehicles bearing at least 2 persons

The dry run for the latest traffic-reduction scheme for EDSA - the designation of a lane limited to high-occupancy vehicles (HOV) - starts Monday (Dec. 11), the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said in a reminder late Sunday......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsDec 10th, 2017

MMDA to implement HOV lane on Edsa; dry run starts Dec. 11

The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has announced that it would allot the fifth lane on EDSA for high-occupancy vehicles (HOV), or vehicles with at least two passengers including the driver, as a way to ease traffic. In a press conference, MMDA Assistant General Manager for Planning Jojo Garcia said that a week-long dry run to test the new scheme would start on Monday, December 11, to determine if the measure is effective. He noted, however, that vehicles with only one driver and no passenger are barred from using the HOV lane.   The HOV lane would be the innermost lane on EDSA, just beside the Metro Rail Transit (MRT), according to Garcia. Current...Keep on reading: MMDA to implement HOV lane on Edsa; dry run starts Dec. 11.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2017

Zipper lane traffic scheme on EDSA put on hold —MMDA chief - GMA News

Zipper lane traffic scheme on EDSA put on hold —MMDA chief - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJan 21st, 2017

WATCH | MMDA defers implementation of zipper lane along EDSA

WATCH | MMDA defers implementation of zipper lane along EDSA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 20th, 2017

WATCH | MMDA defers implementation of zipper lane along EDSA - InterAksyon

WATCH | MMDA defers implementation of zipper lane along EDSA - InterAksyon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJan 20th, 2017

MMDA: EDSA vehicles faster during ‘no window hour’ dry run

Vehicles along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) traveled a bit faster during the three-day dry run of the no “window hours” policy under the number coding scheme, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) observed......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsOct 14th, 2016

WATCH | MMDA to implement 'no window hours' for number coding scheme in EDSA, C-5 Road

WATCH | MMDA to implement 'no window hours' for number coding scheme in EDSA, C-5 Road.....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsOct 6th, 2016

WATCH | MMDA to implement 'no window hours' for number coding scheme in EDSA, C-5 Road

WATCH | MMDA to implement 'no window hours' for number coding scheme in EDSA, C-5 Road.....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsOct 6th, 2016

I-ACT advisory: New traffic scheme on EDSA

The Metro Manila Development Authority, through its Twitter account @MMDA, issued, through a post, an advisory from I-ACT. &'8220;Traffic scheme changes on EDSA starting 5 am Monday, Sept 5, 2016.&'8221; Check the changes below: Screenshot of MMDA's twitt.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsSep 4th, 2016

2 racing buses collide, 20 hurt

AT least 20 passengers were hurt in a collision of two buses allegedly racing against each other yesterday morning along EDSA Magallanes in Bgy. San Lorenzo, Makati City. Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Public Information Office head Sharon Gentalian said five passengers were rushed by the MMDA Rescue Team to….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

LOOK: 2 buses collide on Edsa, wreck bus stop

At least 14 people were hurt in a smashup involving two buses and a car along Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (Edsa) in Magallanes, Makati City, earlyTuesday morning.   According to the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), two buses and a Mitsubishi Mirage collided along the southbound lane of Edsa at 6:11 a.m.   During the collision, the two buses swerved to the right and rammed the side railing and the passenger loading bay. /cbb ...Keep on reading: LOOK: 2 buses collide on Edsa, wreck bus stop.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

MMDA: Road works set along EDSA, C-5 - Inquirer.net

MMDA: Road works set along EDSA, C-5 - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJun 15th, 2018

Floodwaters inundate NCR streets due to heavy rain

        Several streets in different Metro Manila areas were submerged by floodwaters on Saturday brought about by enhanced monsoon rains, according to the Metropolitan Manila Development Agency (MMDA).   On its Twitter feed, the MMDA said that Kalayaan Avenue and Maharlika Street adjacent to the Elliptical Road and Biak na Bato Road corner Don Manuel Street in Quezon City experience gutter-deep waters.   The agency later added that a portion of East Avenue in front of the National Kidney Institute and a segment of the southbound lane of EDSA-Tramo in Pasay were also affected by gutter-deep floodwaters.   In an earlier ...Keep on reading: Floodwaters inundate NCR streets due to heavy rain.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 9th, 2018

36 hurt as 2 buses crash on EDSA-Timog Ave.

https://twitter.com/dzIQ990/status/1001983975555026952 Around 36 passengers were reported to have sustained minor injuries after two buses collided on the southbound lane of EDSA near Timog Avenuein Quezon City on Thursday morning.   In a Twitter post, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said the accident occurred at the service road of Timog Avenue around7:52 a.m., and jammed one lane of EDSA in the area.   Meanwhile, in a DZMM report, MMDA said that emergency teams were deployed at the scene to respond to the needs of injured passengers. TheMMDA also said the accident worsened the traffic flow in that portion of EDSA.     The...Keep on reading: 36 hurt as 2 buses crash on EDSA-Timog Ave......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 31st, 2018

MMDA opens EDSA-Ayala tunnel after oil spill

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) opened yesterday the northbound lane of EDSA-Ayala tunnel after it was closed to motorists on Saturday due to an oil spill......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 28th, 2018

Grab PH donates body cameras to MMDA to promote transparency

Grab Philippines donated 100 body cameras to the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to help promote transparency when apprehending traffic violators. The gadgets, set to boost the MMDA's operations, were turned over to the agency during its flag raising ceremony on Monday. These will be issued to traffic enforcers manning Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (Edsa) and chokepoint areas in the capital after undergoing training. "This will go a very long way in terms of making a difference sa pagganap ng tungkulin ng ating mga traffic enforcers (in performing the jobs of our traffic enforcers)," MMDA Chairman Danilo Lim said during the turnover ceremony. MMDA General Mana...Keep on reading: Grab PH donates body cameras to MMDA to promote transparency.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 21st, 2018

MMDA lifts number coding on May 14

MMDA ADVISORY: The Number Coding Scheme is suspended on Monday, May 14, 2018 as the country observes the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections. Vote wisely and drive carefully!........»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 10th, 2018

‘Sustainable, green’ MMDA office seen in 4 years

To safeguard its over 7,000 employees and ensure its capability to respond to disasters and emergencies, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) hopes to move out of its "old and dilapidated" building on Edsa-Guadalupe and move into a new and "sustainable" headquarters in Pasig City in the next four years. Winning design The MMDA last week began the initial steps for the construction of its new base by picking architect Daryl Van Abaygar's design, "Solihiya Moderno," which bested 18 other entries. According to Jose Campo, MMDA acting assistant general manager for planning, the 12-story main building would work on a one-stop shop concept as each floor would house...Keep on reading: ‘Sustainable, green’ MMDA office seen in 4 years.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 29th, 2018

MMDA padlocks 5 bus terminals

METROPOLITAN Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Danilo Lim led yesterday the closure of five bus company terminals for continued violation of nose-in nose out policy and other violations. The closure of DLTB Co., Lucena Lines Inc., two terminals of Raymond Bus, all located at the southbound of EDSA in Cubao,….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

Expect traffic disruptions today along EDSA, Ortigas area with ADB meet convoy dry run

THE METROPOLITAN Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has advised motorists to expect traffic disruptions on Monday, April 16, from 7 a.m. to 12 noon, with the convoy dry run for the Asian Development Bank (ADB) 51st Annual Meeting in May. The main affected area would be the Ortigas Central Business District, where the ADB headquarters is […] The post Expect traffic disruptions today along EDSA, Ortigas area with ADB meet convoy dry run appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 15th, 2018