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WATCH: Exodus to provinces starts for Holy Week 2019

Apr 18, 2019 - 8:36 AM

The transportation department sets up help desks at terminals and opens hotlines

EXODUS. Thousands of passengers line up for buses at the Araneta Center Bus Terminal to go home to provinces for the Holy Week. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Traffic advisory for SONA 2018

Jul 22, 2018 - 2:30 PM

Here's a look at the rerouting scheme and partial road closures for Monday, July 23, when President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his 3rd State of the Nation Address

Traffic along Commonwealth Ave. in Quezon City. Photo by: JOEL LIPORADA

Traffic advisory for Independence Day 2018

Jun 11, 2018 - 6:39 PM

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Expect heavy traffic in these Manila areas due to Labor Day activities

Apr 30, 2018 - 2:34 PM

Here are alternate routes going to Mendiola and the US Embassy areas

Heavier traffic expected in parts of Quezon City due to MRT7 construction

Apr 29, 2018 - 8:35 PM

Motorists and commuters who pass through Regalado Highway, the Tandang Sora Avenue-Commonwealth Avenue intersection, and North Avenue will be affected

Heavy traffic in parts of QC expected starting April 30 – MMDA. The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said motorists should expect heavy traffic in Quezon City with the closure of several roads due to the construction of the Metro Rail Transit 7 (MRT-7). One-way traffic would be implemented on Regalado, from Mindanao Avenue to Commonwealth Avenue, for the construction of a coping beam and starting on May 1, the contractors will start working on the construction of MRT-7 Tandang Sora station at the intersection of Commonwealth and Tandang Sora Avenue. Photo by DARREN LANGIT

Motorists told to avoid Quirino Highway due to MRT7 construction

Nov 05, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Here are the alternate routes for those bound for the Quezon Memorial Circle coming from Caloocan City or San Jose del Monte City, Bulacan, and vice versa

LIST: Road closures on Sunday, October 29

Oct 27, 2017 - 3:21 PM

This is for the final vehicle convoy dry run for the ASEAN Summit in November

LIST: Roads to avoid on Sunday, October 22

Oct 20, 2017 - 5:49 PM

Authorities advise motorists to plan routes ahead of the 4th ASEAN convoy dry run which will begin in the morning and may last until early evening

PRACTICE RUNS. Convoys will disrupt traffic on October 22, 2017, in preparation for the ASEAN Summit in November. Rappler file photo

MAP: Avoid these roads on Sunday, October 15

Oct 13, 2017 - 3:54 PM

Traffic management preparations for the ASEAN summit are expected to disrupt traffic flow along major roads and streets on Sunday, October 15

Traffic advisory for September 21 National Day of Protest

Sep 20, 2017 - 9:37 PM

While there are no road closures, the Manila Police District (MPD) Traffic Enforcement Unit expects some roads to be impassable

Heavier Commonwealth traffic seen as MRT7 construction progresses

Aug 13, 2017 - 5:10 PM

A task force announces developments in the construction of the MRT7 s University Avenue and Manggahan stations in Quezon City which would affect the flow of traffic

Bumper-to-bumper traffic is seen in front of the Iglesia ni Cristo Church along Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City on Tuesday. A portion of the thorough fare from Sandiganbayan to Litex is closed for the whole day due to a medical mission by the INC. Photo by: JOEL LIPORADA

Heavy traffic in Pasig on July 15 due to fun run

Jul 10, 2017 - 1:20 PM

Several roads will be congested when the city holds the Makulay na Takbuhan sa Araw ng Pasig on Saturday July 15

Number coding scheme suspended for Undas

Oct 27, 2016 - 1:01 PM

The implementation of the extended number coding hours from 7 am to 8 pm and the expanded coverage of the no window hours policy will take effect starting Wednesday November 2

NO WINDOW HOURS. Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) enforcers stop motorists who violated the number coding scheme along EDSA on Wednesday, October 12, during a dry run of the 'no window hours' policy. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

QC: Expect heavy traffic along Elliptical Road Sept 20-25

Sep 19, 2016 - 7:13 PM

ADVISORY: While the drainage improvement project in the area is ongoing the Quezon City Department of Public Order and Safety suggests alternate routes

Motorists warned: Buendia, Quirino Ave affected by Skyway Stage 3 works

Aug 15, 2016 - 7:45 AM

The concessionaire of Skyway Stage 3 says it will start excavation column and beam works at 10 pm on Monday August 15

TRAFFIC. Motorists warned by Skyway Stage 3 construction works. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

Heavy traffic expected in Pasig due to INC event on June 28

Jun 27, 2016 - 8:13 PM

The Pasig City government tells motorists and commuters to take alternate routes and avoid the area around the PhilSports Arena

Road closures for 2nd #MMShakeDrill on June 22

Jun 21, 2016 - 12:30 PM

Find out which roads will be closed as Metro Manila carries out a metro wide earthquake drill

ROAD CLOSURES. In this file photo,  MMDA officers pick up fallen debris. On June 22, MMDA will hold the metro-wide earthquake drill in preparation for a 7.2 magnitude earthquake. Roads will be closed for the one-hour activity. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

MMDA to deploy more than 2,000 personnel for May 9 polls

May 06, 2016 - 11:53 PM

MMDA Chairman Emerson Carlos says that 2 664 personnel are expected to man roads around polling precincts where heavy traffic is expected

MMDA: Expect heavy traffic near miting de avance venues on May 7

May 06, 2016 - 8:37 PM

Heavy traffic is expected in several areas where candidates are expected to hold campaign rallies two days before the elections

Several roads closed for EDSA 30th anniversary

Feb 11, 2016 - 5:30 PM

UPDATED Parts of EDSA will be closed on February 25 a change from an earlier plan to close several roads for two weeks to set up a museum

COMMEMORATION. The Philippines commemorates the 30th anniversary of the historic People Power uprising on February 25, 2016. Photo by George Moya/Rappler

Int'l Eucharistic Congress: Cebu City road closures January 24-31

Jan 21, 2016 - 4:50 PM

The Cebu City Transportation Office announces the following road closures for the International Eucharistic Congress from January 24 to 31

APEC 2015: More road closures, updated traffic scheme set

Nov 18, 2015 - 6:55 AM

More areas in Metro Manila are set to be closed while an updated traffic scheme takes effect on Wednesday and Thursday

Parts of Elliptical Road closed for 3 weeks, heavy traffic in QC expected

Oct 16, 2015 - 5:35 PM

Motorists are advised to take alternate routes as parts of Elliptical Road in Quezon City will be closed for 21 days starting midnight on Friday October 16

CLOSED. Portions of Elliptical Road will be closed for 21 days for a flood control project. Photo from Quezon City Facebook page

Makati traffic rerouted for June 11 grand parade

Jun 10, 2015 - 6:16 PM

From 10 pm Wednesday until 6 am Friday the stretch of Makati Avenue from JP Rizal Street to Kalayaan Avenue will be closed to traffic

Buendia off-ramp closed for Skyway traffic dry run

Jun 05, 2015 - 11:54 AM

The Buendia off ramp will be temporarily closed for a 3 day traffic dry run starting 6 am on Saturday June 6

HEAVIER TRAFFIC. The construction of the Skyway Stage 3, which will connect the South Luzon Expressway and the North Luzon Expressway, begins Monday, February 17. Image courtesy of the MMDA

Metro Manila road reblocking and repair: May 15-18

May 15, 2015 - 11:37 AM

Here s a list of roads in Pasig City Quezon City and Caloocan City that will be affected by the road reblocking and repair this weekend

Road closures, rerouting for QC's 75th jubilee celebrations

Oct 11, 2014 - 9:42 AM

Areas covered by the road closure order have been chosen as center stage for the street parties concerts and grand firework displays for Quezon City’s diamond jubilee celebrations

File photo from Wikipedia

Parts of EDSA closed for 'People Power'

Feb 23, 2013 - 7:37 PM

As part of the 27th anniversary of the People Power revolution parts of EDSA will be closed to traffic