20 April 2021, Manila, PHILIPPINES – Private operator of LRT-1 Light Rail Manila Corporation (LRMC) announces that LRT-1 operations will no longer be suspended on 24 – 25 April 2021 as majority of the planned maintenance works have already been completed ahead of schedule.
LRMC previously announced that two weekends in April will be needed to complete the remaining maintenance of trains, stations, and various systems including overhead catenary system started during the Holy Week. Major rehabilitation works were performed to continuously ensure the safety and reliability of the LRT-1 system.
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15 September 2017, Manila, Philippines – In celebration of the National Teachers’ Month, LRT-1 operator Light Rail Manila Corporation (LRMC) today announced that all teachers can enjoy free rides on LRT-1 all day Sunday, September 17.
Free rides can be enjoyed in all 20 stations of LRT-1 from Baclaran in Paranaque City to Roosevelt in Quezon City, with first trips leaving the stations at 4:30AM, while last northbound trip from Baclaran leaving at 9:30 p.m. and southbound trip from Roosevelt at 9:45 p.m.
To avail of the free rides, teachers will be asked to present either their DepEd ID, PRC teacher’s license or their respective school IDs, and will be directed to the designated service gates in each station.
This special treat to teachers is an initiative of LRMC and Gabay Guro Foundation, who will be celebrating their 10th year anniversary with a Gabay Guro Grand Gathering event in the Mall of Asia arena on Sunday.