7 months SC asked anew to stop MMDA’s ban on provincial buses along EDSA MB
By Rey Panaligan and Nino Luces Another petition was filed with the Supreme Court (SC) yesterday seeking to stop the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) from enforcing its regulation that bans provincial buses from plying along the Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA). (FACEBOOK/ MANILA BULLETIN) This time, the petition was filed by Albay (2nd District) Rep. Joey Salceda who told the SC that MMDA Regulation No. 19-002, in effect, prohibits the issuance or revokes all permits granted to provincial bus operators to maintain bus terminals and operate their units along EDSA. Salceda said the regulation is “anti-poor” and “anti-computer” since ... more