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No “Padrino System” allowed

By Nelson Flores, Ll.B., MSCK DEPARTMENT of Transportation Undersecretary and Inter-Agency Council for Traffic head Tim Orbos vowed to spare no one, especially high ranking officials, in the on-going clearing operations of Metro Manila streets. This developed following the television newscast of an incident last May 21 when I-ACT personnel reportedly did not tow an […]

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I-ACT to run after vehicles ferrying flying voters on barangay elections day

THE Inter-Agency Council for Traffic (I-ACT) said it will be on the lookout for colorum vehicles ferrying “hakot” and flying voters for Monday’s Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections. Department of Transportation (DoTr) Undersecretary and I-ACT head Tim Orbos, said the move is also in line with transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade’s desire to give the public […]

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PNP Chief Oscar Albayalde orders relief of cops caught during anti-colorum drive

PHILIPPINE National Police chief Director General Oscar Albayalde has on Friday ordered the immediate relief of two police officers who were recently apprehended by members of the Inter-Agency Council for Traffic during anti-colorum operations. In statement released by the PNP Communication Office, Albayalde said his order was in response to a report sent by Department […]

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Two policemen netted in massive anti-colorum drive in southern Metro Manila

By Nelson Flores, Ll.B., MSCK IN A bid to eliminate unregistered or colorum and dilapidated vehicles on the road, the Inter-Agency Council for Traffic on Thursday conducted intensified operations in the cities of Parañaque and Pasay and netted 92 violators, including two members of the Philippine National Police. In a report released to the media […]

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IACT declares support for Boracay rehab, will conduct anti-colorum operations

By Nelson Flores, Ll.B., MSCK THE Inter-Agency Council for Traffic supports the scheduled closure of Boracay as it declares its participation in the island’s rehabilitation by running after colorum or unregistered vehicles plying the area. This was learned shortly after the local governments of Kalibo and Caticlan in Aklan on Wednesday asked the I-ACT to […]