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CCTO head warns drivers against overloading passengers

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) head Raquel Arce warns drivers and operators of public utility vehicles (PUVs) against overloading passengers. Arce told CDN Digital that Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) gave tolerance for five excess passengers per trip to accommodate the number of passengers waiting for public transportation. However, […] The post CCTO head warns drivers against overloading passengers appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerNov 24th, 2022

CCTO continues random inspection against overloading PUVs

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) head Raquel Arce is warning drivers ferrying excess passengers beyond the allowed maximum capacity and tolerance that her office will continue to implement random operations. In its follow-up operations on Thursday night, November 24, 2022, the CCTO issued 43 citation tickets for public utility vehicle (PUV) […] The post CCTO continues random inspection against overloading PUVs appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 25th, 2022

CCTO: P1K fine awaits PUV drivers caught overloading their vehicles

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Drivers of passenger jeepneys and other public utility vehicles are reminded to strictly follow the minimum health protocols and not to overload their vehicles with passengers or they would have to pay the P1,000 fine for the violation when they will be caught. Paul Gotiong, Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) spokesperson, […] The post CCTO: P1K fine awaits PUV drivers caught overloading their vehicles appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 5th, 2021

CCTO hopes 24/7 jeepneys can address overloading of passengers during rush hours

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Transportation Office or CCTO hopes the move to allow jeepneys to ply the city’s streets for 24 hours a day can address the overloading of passengers of jeepneys during rush hours because of a lack of transport at those times. “There is really a lack of public transport […] The post CCTO hopes 24/7 jeepneys can address overloading of passengers during rush hours appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 26th, 2021

Out of 682 tricycle, PUV drivers in Lapu-Lapu, only one tests positive for COVID-19

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Only one of the  682 tricycles and Public Utility Vehicle (PUV) drivers who underwent swab testing here last week tested positive for the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). This was divulged by Grace Carungay, City Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit head. The testing was done in the hopes of bringing back the trust of passengers […] The post Out of 682 tricycle, PUV drivers in Lapu-Lapu, only one tests positive for COVID-19 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 5th, 2020

Taxi drivers urged to get CITOM ID

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) is urging the drivers of taxicabs to get a Cebu City Traffic Operations Management (CITOM) identification card (ID) before they begin to operate. CCTO Head Alma Casimero told CDN Digital that all public utility vehicles based in Cebu City are encouraged to have this CITOM ID so […] The post Taxi drivers urged to get CITOM ID appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 5th, 2020

DSWD-7 allocates P500K to aid stranded passengers, CV families displaced by 'PaengPH

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Central Visayas (DSWD-7) distributed a total of P500,000 worth of meals and in-kind assistance to families and individuals who were affected by Tropical Storm Paeng. Shalaine Marie Lucero, the DSWD-7 regional director, said the agency gave out hot meals to stranded passengers and drivers […] The post DSWD-7 allocates P500K to aid stranded passengers, CV families displaced by #PaengPH appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2022

PCG suspends sea trips, thousands of passengers stranded due to Paeng

In separate advisories, the Philippine Coast Guard disclosed it monitored a total of 1,938 passengers, drivers, and cargo helpers; 691 rolling cargoes; 25 vessels; and 24 motorbancas stranded. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 28th, 2022

LTO-7 apprehends 14 buses for failure to comply with road worthiness and safety regulations

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Land Transportation Office in Central Visayas (LTO-7) issued verbal warnings to 14 public utility buses (PUBs) on Thursday, October 27, 2022, a day before the expected influx of passengers for the Kalag-Kalag 2022 celebration. The PUB drivers were verbally apprehended for failing to ensure roadworthiness and compliance with safety regulations, […] The post LTO-7 apprehends 14 buses for failure to comply with road worthiness and safety regulations appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 28th, 2022

Arce to reorganize, instill internal discipline at CCTO

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Newly designated Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) acting head Racquel Arce said she will prioritize internal personnel discipline and strict enforcement of the city’s traffic code. Arce is now tasked with leading the CCTO in maintaining peace and order on the city’s highways after leaving her position as head of the […] The post Arce to reorganize, instill internal discipline at CCTO appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 20th, 2022

LTFRB-10 exec warns: No ‘taripa,’ no new fare collection

The regional office of Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB-10) has advised commuters not to pay the new fare if drivers will not post the fare matrix on the public utility vehicles (PUVs). The post LTFRB-10 exec warns: No ‘taripa,’ no new fare collection appeared first on Davao Today......»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsOct 15th, 2022

CCTO ‘stepping up’ in putting order in Cebu City roads 

CEBU CITY, Philippines—A top official of the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) is reminding motorists to follow traffic rules as the traffic management office continues its aggressive stand against erring drivers. Paul Gotiong, CCTO director, told CDN Digital that since last week, their enforcers issued citation tickets to 58 motorists who were apprehended for counterflowing.  […] The post CCTO ‘stepping up’ in putting order in Cebu City roads  appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 14th, 2022

Davao City warns against bogus wedding organizers

DAVAO CITY - The Davao City Anti-Scam Unit warned residents on Friday against bogus wedding organizers as well as marriage packages being offered online.In a statement, Simplicio Sagarino, head of the city's anti-scam unit, urged the public to always check the business permits of the organi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Sanctions await violators of new guideline for bus lines: LTFRB

DAVAO CITY - The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) 11 (Davao region) on Wednesday warned that the new guideline for bus operators comes with sanctions.This came as several netizens uploaded photos of bus drivers picking up passengers outside the Davao City Overlan.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2022

Vaccination of bus drivers eyed for NCR bubble

Presidential adviser for entrepreneurship and Go Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion and Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade are exploring the possibility of having the country’s public utility bus drivers vaccinated, as part of plans to deploy buses for fully vaccinated passengers in the National Capital Region......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2021

Cebu Drivers Urged Properly Disinfect their Vehicles

Operators and drivers of public utility vehicles are urged to properly disinfect their vehicles to prevent COVID-19 from spreading to passengers. The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) 7 Regional Director Eduardo Montealto Jr. said that the Department of Transportation (DOTr) required every PUV to disinfect their vehicles before going to their respective routes […].....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 4th, 2021

More than 100 PUV drivers nabbed for violating MECQ protocols in Mandaue

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — More than 100 public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers were apprehended by the Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue (TEAM) since August 1, 2021, the start of the implementation of modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ), for violating minimum health protocols and overloading. Edwin Jumao-as, executive director of the Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue […] The post More than 100 PUV drivers nabbed for violating MECQ protocols in Mandaue appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

TEAM to PUV drivers: No overloading, follow health protocols

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines —  The Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue (TEAM) reminding drivers of public utility vehicles to follow health protocols to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and not to overload their vehicles to avoid being apprehended by traffic enforcers. Edwin Jumao-as, executive director of the Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue (TEAM), most of the […] The post TEAM to PUV drivers: No overloading, follow health protocols appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 19th, 2021

Tokyo s taxi drivers face fan-free Olympics

In his white gloves, dark suit and tie, taxi driver Yuki Kawaguchi is ready to ferry passengers around Tokyo in style......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 13th, 2021

CCTO files 114 cases vs erring drivers in June

MANDUE CITY, Cebu — For the month of June, a total of 114 cases were filed in court for the violation of traffic rules and regulations in Cebu City. Acting as complainant to these cases is the legal section of the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO). In an advisory, the CCTO said that the filing […] The post CCTO files 114 cases vs erring drivers in June appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2021

CTTO issues citation tickets to delivery drivers for illegal parking

CEBU CITY, Philippines —  At least 15 drivers, the majority of whom are delivery drivers, were issued citation tickets while 12 motorcycles were impounded for illegal parking at the sidewalk outside a mall in Cebu City on Wednesday afternoon, June 23, 2021. Paul Gotiong, spokesperson of the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO), said they were […] The post CTTO issues citation tickets to delivery drivers for illegal parking appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2021