The Cebu City government opened its “One-Stop
Balik Pasada Application Hub” at the Plaza Sugbo grounds on Monday, June 7,
2021, to help Public Utility Jeepney drivers and operators avail of a permit
that will allow them to return to their designated routes.
A Balik Pasada Permit is required by the city’s
Jeepney Task Force (JTF) before PUJ drivers can start to ply their routes.
In an advisory, the Cebu City Public
Information Office said that the one-stop shop will include the services of
JTF, the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO), and the Land Transportation
Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB).
This will be open starting this Monday, June 7,
and until Friday, June 11 only, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Permit applicants
are required to wear face masks and face shields during their visit.
On March 27, Mayor Edgardo Labella signed an
Executive Order to officially reopen all jeepney routes in the city