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DOTR, DPWH JOIN MMDA TO MAKE NCR BIKE LANES SAFE

The Department of Transportation (DoTr), Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will work on the installation of bollards, lightings on bicycle paths, and painting of lanes, as part of the government’s bicycle lane project to ensure the safety of the cyclists. These improvements to be instituted have […]

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PIA CAYETANO GIVES BIKES TO PAMPANGA FRONTLINERS

Senator Pia Cayetano led the distribution of new bicycles for the use of the frontline community workers in San Fernando, Pampanga. Cayetano, together with CSFP Mayor Edwin Santiago, turned over ten bicycles and safety gear sets in simple ceremonies held in the city. The recipients included traffic enforcers, street sweepers, barangay health and social workers, […]

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RIDE BIKES, HELP FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE – CIMATU

Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu expressed hope the use of bicycles as a means of public transportation will continue even after the COVID-19 pandemic is over, citing its potential to fight climate change. “With COVID-19, we have rediscovered the benefits of cycling and walking—saving money, getting fit, and helping to reduce pollution and mitigate climate change. […]

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1ST SOLAR-POWERED BIKE PIT STOP OPENS IN SAN JUAN

The country’s first solar-powered bike pit stop and repair station in San Juan City is now officially open to the public. San Juan Mayor Francis Zamora said the biking facility, though located within the premises of the city hall is open to all bikers. “We will station people here, every day in the morning until […]

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NAT’L BICYCLE DAY TO REDUCE AIR POLLUTION – CIMATU

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has welcomed a presidential proclamation declaring the fourth Sunday of November of every year as the “National Bicycle Day.” President Rodrigo Duterte issued Proclamation 1052 in a bid to ensure ecological integrity and a clean and healthy environment. “We are very happy that the President recognized the […]