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REDUCING LAND VEHICLES

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In the Philippines, street, traffic or system problems are major issues. These include construction activities, accidents/incidents, inconvenient roads for customers and other causes of traffic such as safety issues, poor road design, traffic signals, and delays on specific roads.

The Metro Manila traffic crisis has reached the level of national security concern requiring the help of every government agency and the cooperation of the public.

By the numbers, following are some statistics gathered by Inquirer Research from its archives as well as the LTO, LTFRB, National Economic Development Authority, and the Japan International Cooperation Agency: 9.25 million: cars nationwide registered with the Land Transportation Office last year, up from 8.7 million in 2015. Of this number, 2.4 million cars were in Metro Manila.

Outcome/disadvantages of increasing number of vehicles includes health problems coming from air pollution, stress and fatigue.

Traffic congestion can be due to excessive car usage. Transportation is one of the largest sources of Philippines global warming emissions—but cleaner vehicles can help.

Economic losses due to traffic congestion that costs about billion. When this petition is successfully executed, the superior can help and prevent traffic congestion in Philippines.

Let's act now for the future, not tomorrow, but TODAY.



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