Issue of September 8, 2019
Mt. Province
Other Links:
City’s traffic policymaking body: from TTMC to LTTMC
by Aileen P. Refuerzo / PIO

Mayor Benjamin Magalong has reconstituted the city’s traffic management committee formerly known as the Traffic and Transportation Management Committee which will now be called the Land Traffic and Transportation Management Committee (LTTMC).

Chaired by the mayor himself and co-chaired by Councilor Benny Bomogao as head of the city council committee on public utilities, transportation and traffic legislation, the body will be tasked to review the proposed and existing policies, plans, programs and operating procedures on traffic and undertake revisions in accordance with the core agenda for good governance of the city government.

The committee will be composed of the head or representative of the following offices: City Engineering Office, City Planning and Development Office, City Legal Office, City Environment and Parks Management Office, General Services Office, City Buildings and Architecture Office, Public Information Office, Baguio City Police Office, Traffic Enforcement Unit of the Baguio City Police Office, regional offices of the departments of Transportation, Public Works and Highways, Environment and Natural Resources, and Education and three non-government organizations representing the academe and transport groups.

The mayor is tasked to formulate traffic and transportation policies, plans and programs on public transport utility and supply development, prepare development plans and investment projects, plan, design and upgrade roads, traffic channels, intersections and other infrastructure facilities and formulate codes and other legislation measures. 

The LTTMC is also tasked to develop and maintain a management information system through the establishment of a computerized data bank to support planning,  implementation, monitoring and other programs related to transportation and traffic development.

The mayor also created sub-committees composed of representatives from non-government organizations, national government agencies and departments of the city government. 

The sub-committees will represent the 5 Es of land traffic and transportation namely:

Engineering to be headed by the city engineer to tackle engineering plans like the construction, improvement and maintenance of road networks, traffic facilities and infrastructure;

Enforcement to be chaired by the BCPO to focus on implementation of schemes and laws related to traffic; 

Education and information by the City Planning and Development Office on education and information programs to ensure public awareness; 

Enactment of laws by Bomogao to deal on laws, orders, policies, rules and regulations; and

Environment by the Cepmo to review appropriateness and responsiveness of the programs to the various aspects of environmental concerns like ambient air quality, water and waste water quality, forest and watershed, parks, noise and solid waste.

Your Ad Here

Senator renew attempt for additional dev’t fund for LGUs

COMELEC brings off-site voter listing to PMA cadets, soldiers

Culture-inspired P40M Gibraltar satellite market bldg. proposed

33K hopefuls take entry exam to Philippine Military Academy

City dad eyes college ed financial support

Water drinking fountain suggested

Baguio Day’s country fair receives positive feedback

City government plans to file protest vs airline company

Dad bats for culture, arts council

Philippine National Police – Police Regional Office – CAR
R.A Gapuz Review Center

Baguio Central University
Baguio Country Club
Benguet Electric Cooperative Inc.
Congressman Mark Go
Data Center of the Philippines of Baguio City, Inc.
Department of Health – CAR
Kings’ College of the Philippines
Mayor Benjamin B. Magalong
Pines City Colleges
Sangguniang Panlungsod
SM City Baguio
Social Security System
Veterans Bank

Albergo Hotel and Residences
Baguio Center Mall
Baguio Water District
C & Triple A Supermart
Congressman Nestor B. Fongwan
Curamed Pharmacy
Department of Agriculture – CAR
Department of Environment and Natural Resources – CAR
Ganza & Solibao Restaurants
GMS Technology
Governor Melchor D. Diclas
John Hay Management Corporation
Mayor Romeo K. Salda
MMS Development Training Center Corporatino
Mother Earth Deli Basket
Philipppine Science High School
Regional Development Council – CAR
Home | About Us | Editorial Policy | Contact Us  
News | Opinion | Snapshots | Week's Mail | Obituaries  
Copyright © 2007-2015. All Rights Reserved.