Wednesday, May 23, 2018

City Council approves no-speeding, slow speed zones in Baguio

May 19, 2017 @ 16:12

The Baguio City Council approved on first reading the establishment of no-speeding zones or slow speed zones in the city.

The ordinance, authored by Baguio City Councilor Lilia Fariñas, states that 4-wheel drive vehicles and motorcycles will be allowed to travel at a speed of not more than 30 kilometers per hour.

The streets with a 30-kilometer-per-hour speed limit are Session Road, Harrison Road, Governor Pack Road, Magsaysay Avenue, Naguilian Road, Buhagan Road, Leonard Wood Road, Military Cut-off Road, Kisad Road, and Legarda Road.

Other barangays and streets are classified as strictly no-speeding zones and vehicles are only allowed a maximum speed of 25 kilometers per hour.

The Baguio City public market area and roads leading to tourist destinations, meanwhile, will be declared as slow-speed zones where vehicles will only be allowed to have a maximum speed of 20 kilometers per hour.

The proposed no-speeding zones and slow-speed zones aim to reduce road accidents in Baguio City.

Facebook Comments
Recommended Articles

Recommended on other sites

The comments posted on this site do not necessarily represent or reflect the views of management and owner of We reserve the right to exclude comments that we deem to be inconsistent with our editorial standards.

Trending News

Want Politiko alerts on your inbox? Subscribe here.