Government suspends anew enforcement of amended regulations on truck overloading

Secretary of of Public Works and Highways Rogelio L. Singson and Secretary of of Transportation and Communications Joseph Emilio Aguinaldo Abaya, as authorized under Republic Act 8794 (An Act Imposing a Motor Vehicle User’s Charge on Owners of all Types of Motor Vehicle and for Other Purposes), granted the request of concerned haulers/truckers to defer the February 1, 2014 implementation of maximum GVW for trucks with three axle motor vehicles and two axle trailers, and trucks with three axle motor vehicles and three axle trailers under Codes 12-2 and 12-3, respectively.

DPWH Chief reiterates warning: No fund raising at DPWH

Secretary of Public Works and Highways Rogelio L. Singson calls on the public to never entertain any request from unscrupulous individuals using his name or the DPWH to solicit funds, by way of financial assistance, sponsorship or selling raffle tickets, as he is never involved, nor is supporting any group, firm or corporation to solicit on his or the DPWH’s behalf.

DPWH to continue EDSA road repair this long weekend

Motorists and the general public are pre-warned of the expected traffic build-up in some sections of the major thoroughfares in Metro Manila as the Department of Public Works and Highways-National Capital Region (DPWH-NCR) takes advantage of the long weekend to continue (with) its road improvement and maintenance works from of 10 p.m., January 31 (Friday) to 4 a.m. of February 3, 2014 (Monday).