Jeepney drivers with penalties pre-pandemic can drive buses — Cuenco

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/11/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The jeepney drivers, who have been hired to drive buses by the Vallacar Transit (Ceres) yet have incurred penalties pre-pandemic, will be allowed to drive the buses. Cebu City Councilor James Cuenco said…

Jeepney Task Force recommends entry of inter-LGU jeepneys to Cebu City

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 12/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Cebu City Jeepney Task Force will be recommending the entry of inter-city jeepneys here.  The task force previously asked for a two-week observation period for the operation of the jeepneys in the city.  After…

Jeepney rollout’s day 1 in Cebu City: 90% compliance recorded

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 11/20/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The first day of the return of the jeepneys in Cebu City recorded a 90 percent compliance as of Friday noon, November 20, 2020. So far, more than 10 jeepneys have already passed…

One-stop-shop for PUJ special permit application to be set up in Mandaue City

Mary Rose Sagarino 11/17/2020

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu—For easier and more convenient application of special permits for traditional public utility jeepneys (PUJs) drivers to operate here, the Mandaue City government is putting up a one-stop-shop at the Mandaue City Cultural and Sports…

Lapu jeepneys may start serving Cebu, Mandaue routes soon

Futch Anthony Inso 10/21/2020

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…

People you’ll encounter when riding a jeepney

Immae Lachica 08/18/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines— Public transportation has played a major role in the lives of Filipinos. One of the most favored public transport here are the jeepneys because of its cheap fare and fun experience—sometimes. Although jeepneys…

Lawmakers hit Palace for prolonging jeepney woes

Julie M. Aurelio, Melvin Gascon 06/26/2020

Only “roadworthy” jeepneys will be allowed back on the road in Metro Manila next week and only if the selected vehicles currently running are not enough to meet the demand for public transportation, Malacañang said on Thursday.…

Still no PUJs in Mandaue anytime soon

Immae Lachica 06/09/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines–Commuters in Mandaue City shouldn’t expect public utility jeepneys back anytime soon as the Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue (TEAM) says there is still no plan of allowing them to operate in the city. Lawyer Jamaal…

PISTON to DOTr: Don’t use pandemic to get rid of old PUJs

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/31/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines —  Progressive transport group, Piston, has called on the Department of Transportation (DOTr) anew to allow traditional jeepneys to ply the street as most parts of the country transition to general community quarantine (GCQ).…

Meet the lady PUJ driver from Lapu-Lapu City

Immae Lachica 03/21/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines—At age 52, most women would prefer to spend time with their families or do household chores. But for Zeny Gian of Barangay Basak in Lapu-Lapu City, her life is on the streets. Gian…

Friends’ share hilarious conversation online about a jeepney experience

Immae Lachica 01/27/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Many of us have different jeepney stories to tell. Stories like sleeping inside the jeepney, spotting a good-looking passenger and to no surprise forgetting to pay the fare. This story of two young friends…

Angara to legitimate jeepney operators: Claim your fuel subsidy cards

Inquirer.net 02/27/2019

  MANILA, Philippines — Reelectionist Sen. Sonny Angara has urged more than 80,000 legitimate jeepney franchise holders to claim their fuel voucher cards to avail of the government’s subsidy under the Pantawid Pasada Program (PPP). Angara made…

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