Cebu traffic - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Cebu traffic


Mandaue City traffic enforcers get body cameras

Jul 08, 2020 - 7:42 PM

This is meant to achieve 'higher rates of citizen compliance during encounters and fewer complaints lodged against law enforcement,' says the city government

BODY CAMERAS: The Mandaue City government purchases dust, water, and shock-proof body-worn cameras to be used by its traffic enforcers during operations. Photo from Mandaue City PIO official Facebook page

Cebu congressman backs Udenna’s bid for monorail project to address 'traffic crisis'

Nov 26, 2019 - 6:30 PM

Cebu 1st District Representative wants NEDA to expedite the review of Udenna Corp's proposed monorail project

TRAFFIC. Motorists experience moderate to heavy traffic in Osmena Blvd Cebu City on during rush hour. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

House approves bill granting emergency powers vs traffic

Dec 03, 2018 - 8:55 PM

The measure had been pending for months at the plenary, but gets revived under Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

EMERGENCY POWERS. Lawmakers want to give emergency powers to the transportation chief to address the urban traffic problem. File photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Megawide consortium to propose cable cars to ease Cebu traffic

Mar 06, 2017 - 12:45 AM

The development of a cable car system will only take 12 to 14 months as it has less infrastructure requirements like right of way says an official of the consortium

NEW WAY TO COMMUTE? The Cebu airport operator plans to propose using cable cars to ease Cebu traffic. Cable cars photo from Wikimedia

Emergency powers bill vs NCR, Metro Cebu traffic advances in Senate

Dec 14, 2016 - 6:27 PM

The bill covers land air and sea traffic as well as provinces near Metro Manila

Emergency powers to keep Cebu traffic from reaching NCR levels

Oct 08, 2016 - 8:25 PM

Even if the traffic here is still not as bad as Metro Manila we will still push for emergency powers to stop Cebu from getting to that level says Catanduanes Representative Cesar Sarmiento

Cebu 'carmageddon': Road, bridge repairs cause gridlock

Feb 09, 2016 - 1:58 PM

The heavy traffic on Tuesday February 9 forces some to walk to their destinations

Cebu City mayor: Trees, center islands have to go to ease traffic

Jul 16, 2015 - 10:14 PM

The plan is based on a careful study and is not a whimsical move for upcoming international events in the city the mayor says

NOT WHIMSICAL. Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama says only a portion of the Pope John Paul II Avenue near the archdiocesan seminaries will be cleared of center islands and trees, based on a study on easing traffic in the area. Photo by Dale G. Israel/Rappler

Metro Cebu roads closed for Sinulog parade

Apr 28, 2015 - 1:53 PM

Activities for the 450th founding anniversary of the Basilica del Santo Niño including a Sinulog parade will occupy some roads starting 3 pm April 28

Metro Cebu eyes MMDA-like agency to deal with traffic

Mar 14, 2015 - 8:00 AM

House Bill 5556 seeks to create the Metro Cebu Traffic Management Authority which will be co chaired by a presidential appointee the governor of Cebu and the mayor of Cebu City