- Created: Wednesday, 08 January 2014 18:41
- Written by Super User
Cebu City topped the 2013 eGOV Awards for the Business Empowerment (G2B) category for its innovation to solve traffic problem. CebuTraffic is an open source, web-based tool introduced in 2013 as a platform for professionalized taxi operations management to improve Cebu's capacity to more efficiently and effectively plan and manage transport by using data to make evidence-based decisions. By equipping taxis with website linked GPS enabled mobile phones to collect valuable data on travel conditions in the city.