Lourdes Parish church opens gates to vehicles

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 03/13/2018

THE Archdiocesan Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes located in F. Llamas, Punta Princesa is opening its gates to accommodate passing vehicles to help ease traffic congestion brought about by the ongoing construction of the underpass project…

Vehicles divert to E. Sabellano St.

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 03/07/2018

UNDERPASS CONSTRUCTION Starting today, Wednesday, all vehicles bound for Cebu City south will be diverted to E. Sabellano Street to pave the way for the full implementation of Phase 3 of the multi-billion peso underpass project along…

Two of a kind: crossovers versus pick-up platform Sport-Utility Vehicles

Carl Cabusas 03/05/2018

NOT ALL SUVS are built the same way, neither are they built for the same intended reason. Cases in point are crossover SUVs and pick-up platform vehicle (PPV) based SUVs. I have received so many inquiries from…

19 vehicles impounded on V-Day

Doris Mae Mondragon 02/15/2018

COUNTERFLOW VIOLATORS VALENTINE’S Day is a day of love, but for the traffic enforcers implementing the counterflowing executive order in Cebu City, there is no love for the violators. Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) Operations chief Francisco…

Of new year, new vehicles, worsening traffic in Cebu, excise tax, and hellos

Carl Cabusas 02/12/2018

WITH the dawn of the New Year, comes also exciting news from the motoring sector and not so good news from the tax collecting agency. The New Year always brings a lot of hope; Hope for change,…

Two minors vandalized 7 parked vehicles in Labangon

Benjie B. Talisic 02/10/2018

  Police authorities turned over two minors to Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), after they were caught vandalizing 7 motor vehicles by barangay tanods on Saturday dawn. The minors, with ages 14 and 15, allegedly…

Guv favors EO vs counterflowing vehicles

Morexette B. Erram 01/26/2018

CEBU Gov. Hilario Davide III is thinking about replicating the executive order (EO) being drafted by Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña impounding for 30 days vehicles caught counterflowing. “I’m in favor of that. The problem we have…

No fines, no storage fees, just impound vehicles for 30 days

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 01/26/2018

EO on Counterflow Cebu City Councilor Raymond Garcia is proposing an amendment to the traffic code, increasing the penalty for counter-flowing from P500 to P2,000. This after Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña announced that he will issue…

OSMEÑA TO CITY TRAFFIC OFFICERS: IMPOUND COUNTER-FLOWING VEHICLES

Doris Mae Mondragon 01/24/2018

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña plans to draft an executive order (EO) that will direct traffic enforcers in the city to impound all vehicles, including motorcycles, that will be caught counterflowing in the streets. The mayor, in…

Officials plan to disallow vehicles from parking on major road, highways in Minglanilla

Morexette B. Erram 01/05/2018

To solve the growing traffic problem in their town, incumbent Minglanilla mayor Elanito Dela Peña announced their local government’s plans to prohibit vehicles from parking on major roads and highways, otherwise, they will be towed or clamped.…