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104 jeepneys now serving Cebu City routes — Cuenco

The Cebu City Jeepney Task Force continues to conduct inspections on the roadworthiness of jeepneys wanting to return to the city’s streets. | Delta Dyrecka Letigio CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Jeepney Task Force has revealed that 104 jeepney units are now plying the different routes in Cebu City. Councilor James Cuenco, the […] The post 104 jeepneys now serving Cebu City routes — Cuenco appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerNov 25th, 2020

Cuenco seeks more time before entry of Talisay City jeepneys to Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Councilor James Cuenco, the head of the city’s Jeepney Task Force, is asking Talisay City to wait for a while for their jeepneys to enter the city as before. Cuenco said he received a letter from Talisay City Mayor Gerald Anthony Gullas requesting that the 41D and 42D routes […] The post Cuenco seeks more time before entry of Talisay City jeepneys to Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 5th, 2020

Lapu jeepneys may start serving Cebu, Mandaue routes soon

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Public utility jeepneys (PUJs) operating from Lapu-Lapu City may already be granted to ply routes in the cities of Cebu and Mandaue possibly next month. Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said that the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board  in Central Visayas (LTFRB-7) has already granted their request to allow traditional PUJs […] The post Lapu jeepneys may start serving Cebu, Mandaue routes soon appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 21st, 2020

Cebu City to allow inter-LGU jeepneys by the end of January

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government will finally open its borders to inter-local government units (LGU) jeepneys after a monthlong review on the operation of jeepneys in the city. Councilor James Cuenco said in a phone conference that Mayor Edgardo Labella will release an executive order by the end of January 2021 to […] The post Cebu City to allow inter-LGU jeepneys by the end of January appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 5th, 2021

No inter-LGU traditional jeepneys still in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Even if the resumption of traditional public utility jeepneys (TPUJs) in Cebu City has been generally smooth, those doing cross-border travels are still not allowed as of now. Councilor James Anthony Cuenco, on Monday, December 21, 2020, told reporters that as of December 20, only the local government of Talisay City […] The post No inter-LGU traditional jeepneys still in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 21st, 2020

Balik Pasada program continues for certain Cebu City routes

  CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Balik Pasada program of the Cebu City Jeepney Task Force will continue to accept applications from operators of certain routes.  The task force is calling for operators to apply since there remains to be a gap between the demand for public transportation and the actual number of buses and jeepneys plying […] The post Balik Pasada program continues for certain Cebu City routes appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2020

Fate of Inter-LGUs TPUJs to be known by Dec. 7

CEBU CITY, Philippines – It seems that there is light at the end of the tunnel for traditional public utility jeepneys (PUJs) doing cross-boundary travels. Councilor James Anthony Cuenco, in a recent press interview, announced that the city’s Jeepney Task Force is expected to reach a decision on the fate of TPUJs with inter-local government […] The post Fate of Inter-LGUs TPUJs to be known by Dec. 7 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2020

Low turnout of jeepneys in Cebu City’s Balik Pasada Program noted

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Two weeks have passed since the Cebu City government has launched the Balik Pasada program, yet only 168 jeepneys have returned to ply the city’s streets.  Councilor James Cuenco, head of the Cebu City Jeepney Task Force, said that it seemed dissapointing that fewer jeepneys went back on the road amid […] The post Low turnout of jeepneys in Cebu City’s Balik Pasada Program noted appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 27th, 2020

Jeepney operators, drivers urged: Avail of one-stop-shop registration

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Jeepney operators and drivers are urged to avail of the Balik Pasada one-stop-shop, which will be ending on November 27, 2020. Councilor James Cuenco, the head of the Cebu City Jeepney Task Force, said that they will be wrapping up the one-stop-shop by tomorrow as there are now jeepneys plying the […] The post Jeepney operators, drivers urged: Avail of one-stop-shop registration appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2020

Mandaue PUJ drivers told: Get TEAM clearance, pay penalties in installments

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Drivers of traditional public utility jeepneys (PUJs) in Mandaue City with pending penalties of traffic violations can have the chance to go back to the streets and ply their routes again. This developed after the Mandaue City government met with officials from Pagkakaisa ng mga Tsuper at Operators Nationwide (PISTON) Cebu […] The post Mandaue PUJ drivers told: Get TEAM clearance, pay penalties in installments appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2020

Cebu City ready for return of traditional jeepneys

RETURN OF PUJS. Left photo shows the one-stop traditional PUJ application hub along the corner of Xiamen and Logarta streets in North Reclamation Area, Cebu City where the jeepneys are inspected before they are allowed to go back to the streets. Task Force Balik Pasada head Councilor James Cuenco on Friday (Nov. 20, 2020) said […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  balitaRelated NewsNov 20th, 2020

CCPO to deploy more traffic police with the return of Guadalupe-Carbon jeepneys

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental — The Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) will be deploying additional traffic police after the city allowed the return of public utility jeepneys (PUJs) in some routes this Friday. Police Lieutenant Colonel Wilbert Parilla, deputy director for operations of CCPO, said that they immediately directed their traffic police to prepare and […] The post CCPO to deploy more traffic police with the return of Guadalupe-Carbon jeepneys appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2020

Jeepneys from other LGUs must follow Cebu City health protocols — Cuenco

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Jeepney Task Force is appealing for patience from local government units (LGUs) who are requesting that their jeepneys be allowed to enter Cebu City. Councilor James Cuenco, the head of the Jeepney Task Force, said that Mayor Edgardo Labella already approved the two-week evaluation period for the Balik […] The post Jeepneys from other LGUs must follow Cebu City health protocols — Cuenco appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2020

1.3K traditional jeeps to return to Cebu City streets, 18 routes to open

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City residents can finally heave a sigh of relief after Cebu City  Mayor Edgardo Labella signed an Executive Order (EO) reopening 18 routes for public utility jeepneys. The routes were determined by the Cebu City Jeepney Task Force focusing on areas where more workers reside and allotting the appropriate number […] The post 1.3K traditional jeeps to return to Cebu City streets, 18 routes to open appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 3rd, 2020

Pre-registration of jeepney drivers begins in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The pre-registration of jeepney drivers has begun in Cebu City following the launch of the Balik Pasada Program of the city’s Jeepney Task Force (JTF) The JTF began the pre-registration of applicants for the jeepneys that will be allowed to return to the streets in selected routes. Read: Cebu City considers […] The post Pre-registration of jeepney drivers begins in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 30th, 2020

Cebu City to form task force for jeepney drivers

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella has ordered the formation of a task force that would help jeepneys here get back on the streets. The mayor called a meeting on Thursday, September 17, 2020, with certain jeepney operators and Councilor James Cuenco to discuss how the city can convince the Land Transportation […] The post Cebu City to form task force for jeepney drivers appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 18th, 2020

PUVs used as shuttle services to be pulled out, deployed to LTFRB-set routes

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Beginning July 16, 2020, public utility buses, mini buses, modern jeepneys, and UV Express (vans-for-hire) will no longer be allowed to operate as shuttle services for private companies. This, as the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board in Central Visayas (LTFRB-7) will already deploy these public utility vehicles (PUVs) to fixed […] The post PUVs used as shuttle services to be pulled out, deployed to LTFRB-set routes appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 15th, 2020

Beeps pulled out of Cebu City due to CCTO apprehensions

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The modern jeepneys (beeps or bus-jeepneys) traversing at least six routes in Cebu City have been pulled out by its operator after their drivers have been apprehended by the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) for the drivers’ lack of Travel Line documents. Ryan Benjamin Yu, chairman of Cebu Integrated Transport Service […] The post Beeps pulled out of Cebu City due to CCTO apprehensions appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 5th, 2020

Beeps to start plying Talisay City to Cebu City routes

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Expect more modern jeepneys (beeps or bus-jeepneys) to be plying the streets as Talisay City has launched today, June 4, 2020, 10 beep units that will bring passengers from Talisay City to Cebu City. According to the Talisay city government, five buses will ply the route of Tabunok, Talisay City to […] The post Beeps to start plying Talisay City to Cebu City routes appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 4th, 2020

Euro-4 modern jeeps to start plying Lapu-Lapu routes in March

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Twenty units of air conditioned modern jeepneys that are running on a Euro-4 engine will soon begin to ferry passengers in this city. On Thursday, February 20, 2020, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB-7) conferred the United Driver and Operators Transport Cooperative (Udotco) their provisional authority to dispatch and […] The post Euro-4 modern jeeps to start plying Lapu-Lapu routes in March appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2020

Labella not in ‘coma,’ but in hospital for ear infection

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella is currently admitted to a private hospital in Cebu City due to an ear infection. This was revealed by Vice Mayor Michael Rama, who is now serving as acting mayor of the city. Rama said that Labella has suffered through the medical condition since January 17, […] The post Labella not in ‘coma,’ but in hospital for ear infection appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2021