11 months Huge volume of vehicles remains as top cause of traffic on EDSA – MMDA MB
By Noreen Jazul The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said the top cause of traffic on EDSA remains the sheer volume of vehicles. Commuter buses stay on the yellow lane after the MMDA strictly enforced the use of yellow lane for buses. (Mark Balmores / MANILA BULLETIN) MMDA Spokesperson Celine Pialago, in a press conference Wednesday revealed that about 386,000 to 402,000 vehicles pass by EDSA daily. “I keep on saying this, sa mga nag mamagaling, iba noon, iba ngayon. Noon po ang pinag uusapan natin, 200,000 vehicles daily in EDSA,” Pialago said. The MMDA spokesperson added that the number ... more