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MMDA warns: Stay away from worst Edsa today


If you think that traffic has been particularly bad in the past few days, you ain’t seen nothing yet.

Posted: December 19th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

MMDA offers free Naia shuttle service


A ride to and from the airport could take 25 minutes or less if passengers would avail themselves of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority’s free shuttle service at the SM Mall of Asia in Pasay and the South-West Integrated Provincial Transport Terminal in Parañaque, which is aimed at ensuring domestic passengers do not miss their flights due to heavy traffic.

Posted: December 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

MMDA lifts truck ban on Roxas Blvd.


First the good news. Cargo trucks will soon be making a comeback on Roxas Boulevard after Cabinet Secretary Jose Rene Almendras and trucking groups asked for some consideration to speed up the delivery of goods before Christmas.

Posted: December 15th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Metro LGUs overprepared for Ruby


It pays to be “overprepared.” In a final assessment meeting with agency officials yesterday, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chair Francis Tolentino attributed to the overpreparedness of local government units (LGUs) Metro Manila’s flood-free and zero-casualty status when Tropical Depression “Ruby” was closest to the area on Monday night.

Posted: December 10th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

MMDA rescuers on red alert for ‘Ruby’


All 600 emergency and relief operations personnel of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) are on standby for deployment as the agency went on red alert on Sunday in preparation for Typhoon “Ruby” which is expected to make its presence felt in the metropolis on Monday.

Posted: December 8th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »