MMDA MEETS with HRAP on “LIGHT TRUCKS” BAN IN METRO MANILA
On March 14, 2017, HRAP President, Mr. Eugene Yap and Restaurant Director Chef Robby Goco attended a meeting with Chairman Tim Orbos at the MMDA Office to discuss details and highlights of the MMDA Regulation 17-001 establishing a uniformed “Light Trucks” ban in Metropolitan Manila.
MMDA will implement a truck ban during the peak hours on EDSA, Shaw Blvd and other specified roads starting March 20 until June 15, 2017. However, exempted are vehicles transporting perishable goods, although owners are required to apply for a permit, according to MMDA. To know more about the regulation, visit www.mmda.gov.ph.