Category Archives: traffic

Dabawenyos blame real estate boom for traffic congestion – study

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 30 Nov) – Majority of Dabawenyos pointed to the booming construction industry as the major cause of traffic congestion in the city but many of them also believe it is a “necessary sacrifice,” results of the survey conducted by the Institute of Popular Opinion (IPO) showed. The study, conducted on 1,200 […]

GenSan wants DOST’s electric ‘train’ to help ease traffic

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 15 March) – In a bid to ease the city’s traffic problems, officials are pushing for the temporary deployment here of the Department of Science and Technology’s (DOST) innovative Hybrid Electric Road Train (HERT), a “40-meter long train-like bus.” City Councilor Dominador Lagare Jr., chair of the city council’s committee […]