The Office of Transportation Cooperatives (OTC) has endorsed the request of Mindanao Daily Express Transport Cooperative (MindexTransCo) to initially operate 15 routes in Cagayan de Oro and some areas in Misamis Oriental.
The said endorsement by OTC was sent to the office of Regional Director Glenn S. Garcia of the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) in Cagayan de Oro, for appropriate action.
The routes applied by Mindextransco includes:
Cugman to Cogon Public Market and vice versa
Bayabas to Cogon Public Market and vice versa
Bonbon to Cogon Public Market and vice versa
Iponan to Cogon Public Market and vice versa
Tagoloan to Agora Terminal and vice versa
Jasaan to Agora Terminal and vice versa
Villanueva to Agora Terminal and vice versa
Lapasan to Cogon Public Market and vice versa
Lapasan to Carmen Market and vice versa
Talakag Bukidnon to Agora Terminal and vice versa
Claveria Misamis Oriental to Agora Terminal and vice versa
Tagoloan alae Manolo and vice versa
Kisanlu Iponan to Limketkai and vice versa
Kisanlu Iponan to Gaisano Mall and vice versa
Cugman Rc to Cogon Public Market and vice versa
Mindanao Daily Express Transport Coop is one of the biggest transport coops to operate in Cagayan de Oro and Misamis Oriental. The company will have its garage and shop at the three hectare property along the coastal highway in Igpit, Opol, Misamis Oriental Province. The second garage of the coop will be at the one hectare property inside the Phividec Industrial Estate in Sta Ana Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental, near San Miguel Brewery plant.
On February 18, this year, Mindanao Daily Express Transport Cooperative is all set for inauguration of their head office at Tanleh Building, Consolacion, this city. It will be participated by top local and national officials from LTFRB, LTO CDO MAYOR, RTA. POLICE, DBP, LBP and other transport leaders.
Mindex Transport Coop has also invited Cooperative Development Authority Usec Orlan Ravanera and and CDA Region 10 Director Glenn S. Garcia to grace the occasion.
Mindex Transport Coop is composed of different operators in Cagayan de Oro and Misamis Oriental.
Meanwhile, the Dansolihon transport operators headed by its lady president Ms Veronica and Barangay Chairman Rodolfo Tabudlong had expressed their group's intention to join Mindanao Daily Express Transport Cooperative, during a consultative meeting held at the MDN Main office in Cagayan de Oro City last January 17, 2020.
Barangay Dansolihon operators has 18 jeepney units already approved for transport vehicles modernization program of the President Rodrigo Duterte.
"The intention of Dansoliohon to join Mindanao Express Transport Cooperative is a welcome development. This would mean many benefits not only to our riding public but to the drivers as well," MDN Publisher Dante M. Sudaria pointed out.
He said Cagayan de Oro is a fastest booming city and the city's transport sector must also aligned with this development by way of having new and modern transport vehicles and more benefits to the drivers as well.
The Mindanao Daily Express Transport Cooperative, Sudaria said, will soon ply modern mini buses in the city as well as other airconditioned modern SUVs to make the transportation industry in the cit becomes more exciting for the riding public.
"Kung bag o na ang mga vehicles like these modern transport SUVs and mini buses plying the city then I think mas ganahan ang atong riding nga mao man gyod atong goserbisyuhan," the MDN publisher concluded.
Mindanao Daily Express Transport Coop also announced they are still accepting membership for operators and non-operators. For interested parties, please contact Mindanao Daily Express Transport Cooperative Head Office, Tanleh Building, Abellanosa Street, Cagayan de Oro City. Tel #s (0917 712 1424; 0975 416 2375
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