EDSA bike lanes inspected by transportation, public works officials

Transportation Assistant Secretary for Road Transport and Infrastructure Mark Steven Pastor and officials from the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) inspected on April 25 the ongoing construction of Bike Lanes along EDSA.

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According to Department of Transportation (DOTr), Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade has instructed to promote active transportation and fast track the construction of Bike Lane Networks in Metro Manila, Cebu, and Davao.

“The construction of bike lanes aim to help cyclists to have an access to safe and secure transport lane that will help them get to their work and other destinations,” DOTr said.

“Biking and other modes of active transport are encouraged by the the health sector as it promotes physical fitness and reduces air pollution,” it added.