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Phase 1 of bike lane in Mandaue City 60% complete

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines – Phase 1 of the bike lane here is now 60 percent complete. Lawyer John Eddu Ibañez, executive secretary of Mayor Jonas Cortes, said the City and the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) have already completed about 60 percent of the installation of bollards and concrete barriers […] The post Phase 1 of bike lane in Mandaue City 60% complete appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerFeb 20th, 2021

Three roads to be prioritized for painted bike lane — CCTO

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Transporation Office (CCTO) cannot yet promise an expected date for the completion of the first phase of the bike lane project. The problem is with the availability of the traffic paint used for the road to signify the bike lane from the normal lanes. CCTO Head Alma Casimero […] The post Three roads to be prioritized for painted bike lane — CCTO appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 24th, 2020

Conservation of 1866 Magellan Obelisk at the Liberty Shrine in Mactan now complete

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – The Liberty Shrine in Barangay Mactan in Lapu-Lapu City is now ready for the commemoration of the 500 years of the Kadaugan sa Mactan on April 27. The Nation Quincentennial Committee announced that the National Historical Commission of the Philippines’ Materials Research Conservation Division (NHCP MRCD) already completed its conservation works […] The post Conservation of 1866 Magellan Obelisk at the Liberty Shrine in Mactan now complete appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 1st, 2021

Motorcycle riders warned: Don’t use Mandaue’s bike lanes

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Motorists especially motorcycle riders are warned not to encroach on the bicycle lanes or bike lanes in the city or they will be apprehended and fined P500. Lawyer John Eddu Ibañez, executive secretary of Mayor Jonas Cortes, gave this warning after 30 motorcycle riders were apprehended and issued citation tickets for […] The post Motorcycle riders warned: Don’t use Mandaue’s bike lanes appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 9th, 2021

Cebu City’s traffic lights upgrade 90% complete – Labella

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Ongoing works on the upgrade of Cebu City’s traffic lights is now 90 percent complete. Mayor Edgardo Labella shared the development on his social media page on Saturday, February 20, after he received a project status report from the Department of Engineering and Public Works (DEPW). The installation of digital traffic […] The post Cebu City’s traffic lights upgrade 90% complete – Labella appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2021

Construction of socialized housing for Mandaue’s fire victims to start this year

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines – The construction of phase 1 or building A of the proposed mid-rise socialized housing in sitio Maharlika, Barangay Tipolo, here, is set to start this year. Ibañez said the socialized housing project will have a lot area of 8,230 square meters with four mid-rise buildings with provisions for parking, open areas, […] The post Construction of socialized housing for Mandaue’s fire victims to start this year appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2021

FACES OF CEBU: Joseph Angtud, 52, traffic enforcer

Mandaue City, Cebu—Mandaue City traffic enforcer Joseph Angtud is used to go the extra mile. It can be recalled that Angtud, 52, from barangay Tabok here, was recognized by the city for helping a motorcycle rider fix his  bike after it broke down in the middle of A. Del Rosario Street. He is also remembered […] The post FACES OF CEBU: Joseph Angtud, 52, traffic enforcer appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 20th, 2020

DSWD-7 clarifies: Listahanan 3 still in validation, finalization phase

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Central Visayas (DSWD-7) clarified that the list of poor households posted in different barangay halls is the initial list for the third round of household assessment also called the Listahanan 3. The validation activity is done to ensure that the Listahanan 3 database is complete, […] The post DSWD-7 clarifies: Listahanan 3 still in validation, finalization phase appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2020

Pribadong sasakyan at pampublikong transportasyon, bawal sa motorcycle/bike lane sa P’que

Manila, Philippines – Sinimulan na kahapon ng lokal na pamahalaan ng Parañaque ang pagbabawal sa mga pribadong sasakyan at pampublikong transportasyon na gamitin ang lane ng motorsiklo at bisikleta sa kahabaan ng Sucat Road sa lungsod. Ito ang napag-alaman kay Parañaque City Mayor Mayor Edwin L. Olivarez na siyang nag-utos sa Traffic and Parking Management Office (TPMO) para sa implementasyon ng Ordinance 2020-23 na nagtatalaga sa outer lane ng Sucat Road (A. Santos Avenue) hanggang Ninoy Aquino Avenue bilang lane ng motorsiklo at bisikleta kabilang ang mga guidelines at penalties ng naturang lokal na batas. Sinabi ni Olivarez na sa ilalim ng naturang ordinansa, ang inner lane 12-kilometrong haba ng Sucat Road ay para sa mga pribadong sasakyan, ang gitnang lane ay para sa mga delivery trucks, vans at iba pang mahahabang sasakyan habang ang outer lane naman ay nakalaan para gamitin lamang ng mga motorsiklo at bisikleta na may kulay asul na road markings at signages na naaayon sa international standards. Ayon kay Olivarez, ang mga sasakyang mahuhuling nakaparada sa lane ng mga bisikleta at motorsiklo ay may katumbas na multang P1,000 sa bawat paglabag dito. Gayundin naman sa mga mahuhuli na mga motorcycle riders na magmamaneho sa labas ng kanilang eksklusibong lane ay pagbabayarin din ng multang P1,000 habang ang mga nagbibisikletang hindi gagamit ng lane na inilaan para sa kanila ay pagbabayarin naman ng P500 na multa sa bawat paglabag na kanilang gagawin. Ang mga lumabag sa naturang ordinansa ay padadalhan ng notices at tickets sa pamamagitan ng polisiya na no contact apprehension ng lokal na pamahalaan na sinimulang ipinatupad noong taong 2018. Hinimok din ni Olivarez ang publiko na i-report ang kanilang mga nakikitang sagabal sa bike lanes habang nakiusap naman ang alkalde sa mga motorista na kanilang patuloy na panatiliin ang pagbibigay daan sa bikers sa lahat ng oras. Paliwanag pa ni Olivarez na ang paggamit ng bisikleta ay hindi lamang paglilibang na nagbibigay ng magandang kalusugan sa pangangatawan ng isang tao kundi isa na rin itong paraan ng transportasyon lalo na ngayong panahon ng pandemya na dulot ng coronavirus disease 2019 o COVID-19. (James I. Catapusan) The post Pribadong sasakyan at pampublikong transportasyon, bawal sa motorcycle/bike lane sa P’que appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsOct 13th, 2020

Parañaque enforces bike lane ordinance

Beginning today, motorists using the designated lane for bicycle and motorcycle riders along Dr. A. Santos Avenue (formerly Sucat Road) in Parañaque City will be fined P1,000......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 11th, 2020

Lifting of e-scooter ban, suspension of provision in Ordinance 801 sought

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Sugbo Skooteros, the community of electronic scooter users in Cebu City, has met with the Bike Lane Adhoc Committee and the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) today, October 1, 2020, to jumpstart the discussions on the regulation of this modern mode of transportation. According to Lawyer Gerry Carillo, chairperson of […] The post Lifting of e-scooter ban, suspension of provision in Ordinance 801 sought appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 1st, 2020

Bike lane impact on roads being studied –Labella

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The impact of the bike lanes to the usual traffic flow is being carefully studied by the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO).  That is why the implementation is done in phases. This was the statement of Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella as the CCTO has begun to paint the bike lanes […] The post Bike lane impact on roads being studied –Labella appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 25th, 2020

Mandaue Council set to deliberate on ‘urgent’ bike ordinance

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Mandaue City Council is set to begin deliberations this afternoon, September 23, 2020, on a proposed ordinance that will set the rules and regulations for the establishment of a bicycle system in the highly urbanized city. The proposed Comprehensive Bicycle Ordinance authored by Councilor Jimmy Lumapas has been certified as […] The post Mandaue Council set to deliberate on ‘urgent’ bike ordinance appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2020

In Photos: Bantayan Airport project now 50% complete – Dicdican

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Ongoing works at the Bantayan Airport on Banyatan Island is on track and may even be finished ahead of its December 2020 target completion, according to Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) General Manager Steve Dicdican. Dicdican, who led an inspection of the project site on Saturday, September 12, said that the […] The post In Photos: Bantayan Airport project now 50% complete – Dicdican appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 13th, 2020

IN PHOTOS: Mandaue’s own bike repair station

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Bikers in Mandaue City can ease their worries about cycling anywhere in the city as the city government recently opened its own bicycle repair station. The Mandaue City government’s public information office (PIO), on Saturday, August 15, has announced that authorities have put up a dedicated area near the city hall […] The post IN PHOTOS: Mandaue’s own bike repair station appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 15th, 2020

Bike lane’s route in Cebu City goes on a ‘loop’

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Planning Office has designed the bike lane in the city to form a loop in the major roads providing access to the public who would want to use bikes as primary mode of transportation. According to Architect Anne Marie Cuizon, the assistant head of the City Planning Office, […] The post Bike lane’s route in Cebu City goes on a ‘loop’ appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 31st, 2020

Chan introduces measures to reduce crowd at Lapu-Lapu City Hall

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – The Lapu-Lapu City government is implementing various measures to reduce the crowd at the City Hall building and minimize their contact with government employees. One of which is the implementation of the one-way lane to direct the flow of the traffic of people visiting the City Hall building for various transactions. This […] The post Chan introduces measures to reduce crowd at Lapu-Lapu City Hall appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2020

Lawmaker backs bike lane on EDSA

Quezon City Second District Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo yesterday joined mounting calls for the creation of a bicycle lane along EDSA......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 9th, 2020

Cebu City to Have Bike Lanes Soon

Cebu City will soon have its own bicycle lanes for cyclists and bike owners who wish to experience safer traveling along the city’s roads. “Dedicated bicycle lane. Coming very soon in Cebu City,” Cebu City Mayor Labella posted on his official Facebook page. This comes after the Cebu City Transportation Office’s (CCTO) announcement requiring bike […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 8th, 2020

Taguig lauds DPWH for bike lane project

The city government of Taguig has commended the national government and the Department of Public Works and Highways led by Secretary Mark Villar for building the 5.8-kilometer Laguna Lake Highway bicycle lane along C-6 Road......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 7th, 2020

Taguig vows to maintain bike lanes

By JEL SANTOS After it started rolling out a bike-lending program, the city government of Taguig vowed to maintain the accessibility of the 5.8-kilometer bike lane on the Laguna Lake Highway to provide workers an alternative mode of transportation during the general community quarantine. The city government ensured that the protected bike lane is clean […].....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 5th, 2020