How extensive was the rail network of what's now Greater Metro Manila before WWII? The Urban Roamer made a map and this post to show how far-reaching it once was.
14 Areas in Mega Manila Needing Mass Transit Connection
With mass transit lines being built and planned left and right, there are still a number of areas that are deprived of a mass transit connection,. 14 of these important areas for mass transit are listed here in this piece.
Time For A New EDSA Mass Transit Line
I’ll start by getting this sentiment out of the way: the current Mass Transit Line 3 in EDSA sucks. And it’s not just because of the technical problems it all too often suffers from. From an aesthetic, design, and capability standpoint, the current Line 3 just sucks so bad. Consider the following issues of the system right now.
Mass Transit Updates (Just In Time For Election Season)
As you all know by now, the Urban Roamer does not hide the fact how much he loathes current transportation priorities of this government, most especially the policies (or the lack of it) and the ineptitude of the current leadership of our Transportation Department, headed by that guy we all love to strangle, Sec. Joseph Emilio (P)Abaya. From taking too long to get some mass transit lines started to his stupidity on the Common Station issue, his history of making failed decision-making skills is appalling to say the least. Thanks or no thanks to him, at least we are seeing some sort of progress as far as the mass transit line…