CM Recto-Corrales traffic lights now back

We don’t really remember when the traffic lights at the intersection of CM Recto and Corrales Avenues in Cagayan de Oro City were last functioning.

RANDOM SHOTS: Prohibition? No Problem

Perhaps that’s what the driver of this “trisikad” is thinking as he pedals along CM Recto Avenue in Cagayan de Oro City, unmindful of the prohibition of trisikads along the National Highway.

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Traslacion route for Feast of the Black Nazarene set on January 9, 2017

Here is the traffic advisory for the Black Nazarene Procession (Traslacion) in Cagayan de Oro City set on Monday, January 9, 2017 as released by the Roads and Traffic Administration (RTA) and will still follow the same route last year.

RANDOM SHOTS: After solidarity walk, RTA conducts clearing ops in Cogon

Members of Cagayan de Oro City’s Roads and Traffic Administration (RTA) backed by police conducted another round of clearing operations around Cogon Market late Wednesday afternoon.

CRIME WATCH: RTA officer shot dead while on duty

An officer of Cagayan de Oro City’s Roads and Traffic Administration (RTA) was shot dead at around 6;00pm, Friday night while he was directing traffic in the vicinity of Cogon Market, one of the city’s busiest intersections.

PROJECT WATCH: Gusa-Puerto By-Pass Road to have tunnel

photo credit: www.geograph.org.uk The proposed Gusa-Puerto (Interior) By-pass Road Project will reportedly have a tunnel. If the plan pushes thru, this will be the first road tunnel in Cagayan de Oro City.

VIDEO WATCH: Balulang-Macasandig Bridge Project latest construction update as of December 2016

Significant progress is observed on the construction of the Balulang-Macasandig Bridge in the southern part of Cagayan de Oro City.

RANDOM SHOTS: CM Recto Avenue circa 2008

Eight years ago, CM Recto Avenue in Cagayan de Oro City was totally different – no Ayala Centrio Mall, no Limketkai Gateway Tower, no Limketkai Luxe Hotel, regular rush hour traffic, and the Ororama Megacenter and Coca-Cola Bottling Facility were still landmark structures.

RANDOM SHOTS: EDSA-like in CDO

Bumper-to-bumper traffic along CM Recto Avenue has been a daily experience in Cagayan de Oro City.

RTA proposes expansion of truck ban

Cagayan de Oro City’s Roads and Traffic Administration (RTA) is planning to expand the coverage of the city’s Truck Ban with more areas and to include noon time.

RANDOM SHOTS: Pedestrian Traffic

Designers of the pedestrian overpass linking Gaisano and Centrio Malls along CM Recto Avenue in Cagayan de Oro City may have underestimated the volume of foot traffic crossing the overpass. Or perhaps the structure lacked necessary railings to ensure smooth flow of pedestrians.

Lack of Traffic Management Master Plan worsening traffic in CDO

Wonder why there’s no end to the traffic problems of Cagayan de Oro City? It’s because the Roads and Traffic Administration (RTA) has no comprehensive traffic management master plan. This was admitted by RTA Head Engr. Nonito Oclarit during the recent City Council Finance Committee meeting.