LAHUG Apas Transport
deployed 30 Modernized Public Utility Jeepneys (MPUJs)
last Saturday, January 16 to
ply Cebu City streets.
their modernized units on
Thursday, January 14, at the
Department of Education,
Ecotech Center in Barangay
Retired Colonel Eduardo
C. Montealto Jr., the LTFRB-7
director, inducted the coop officers and expressed his overwhelming support on their operations.
The cooperative, one of
the implementers of the Public
Utility Vehicle Modernization
Program (PUVMP) in Cebu
City, is committed to serve the
operated three MPUJs plying
Lahug, Apas and Carbon Market routes.
30 units were later
deployed to serve the same
The Land Transportation
Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) in Central
Visayas (LTFRB-7) issued a
provisional authority to allow
LATRANSCO to operate the
MPUJs under the cooperative’s existing routes.
The Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program
(PUVMP) envisions a restructured, modern, well-managed
and environmentally sustainable transport sector where
drivers and operators have
stable, sufficient and dignified
livelihoods while commuters
get to their destinations quickly, safely and comfortably
PUVMP is a flagship program of the Duterte administration.