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Rappler's latest stories on flood control project


Amid flood control controversy, Casiguran mayor distances self from Diokno

Jan 15, 2019 - 3:36 PM

Mayor Edwin Hamor refuses to respond to the latest allegation that Aremar Construction, which he founded, earned P81 million from dummies

NOT CLOSE TO DIOKNO? Casiguran, Sorsogon Mayor Edwin Hamor attends the House investigation on the alleged budget anomalies on January 15, 2019. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Andaya tags Diokno in alleged flood scam 'conspiracy'

Jan 06, 2019 - 1:34 PM

Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno denies the 'imagined schemes' linked to him by House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr

CONSPIRACY? House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr in a heated exchange with DBM Secretary Benjamin Diokno during the question hour at the House on December 11, 2018. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Andaya hits P325-M flood control projects in Casiguran, Sorsogon

Dec 19, 2018 - 5:40 PM

'So ano ba talaga 'yong basehan ng pagbigay ho natin ng pondo para sa flood control? May master plan tayo? Kamag-anak ba?' asks House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr in relation to the proposed projects for 2019

ATTACK VS DIOKNO. House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr holds a press conference on December 19, 2018. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Philippines, Japan tackle infra, flood management projects

Nov 22, 2018 - 3:05 PM

The two countries reaffirm their commitment to get the Metro Manila Subway partially running by 2022

LIVE: Senate hearing on flood control and management

Aug 14, 2018 - 7:35 AM

Watch the hearing on Tuesday, August 14, at 10 am

Water supply task force formed to serve affected Makati areas

Aug 08, 2015 - 12:08 PM

Acting Mayor Kid Peña forms a task force to provide water to areas in Makati covered by Maynilad s service interruption from August 10 18

TO THE RESCUE. The new 'Kidlat Task Force: Tubig sa Palanan' is a response to the Maynilad water service interruption in the next two weeks.

Water service interruption in some Maynilad areas August 10-18

Aug 04, 2015 - 11:21 AM

UPDATED Scheduled water interruptions on August 17 18 in Caloocan Las Piñas Makati Manila Muntinlupa City Parañaque Pasay and parts of Cavite are no longer pushing through

Increase budget for MMDA flood control projects – Escudero

Jul 09, 2015 - 12:52 PM

Senator Francis Escudero says the MMDA s P276 million fund for flood control isn t enough for a metropolis with a size of 63 600 hectares

A man flags down a pedicab to get across the flooded streets of Manila, while several hundreds make their way through the center island along T.M. Kalaw in Manila. Photo by George P. Moya/Rappler

P5-B flood control projects on schedule – DPWH

Jul 19, 2014 - 3:42 PM

Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson says that contrary to a newspaper report the high priority project has not been put on hold due to the Supreme Court ruling on the Disbursement Acceleration Program DAP

Flood control: Our problem, not our solution

Mar 27, 2013 - 2:38 PM

Local government officials say they were not consulted on the significant aspects of the Caloocan Malabon Navotas Camanava flood control project

PERENNIAL FLOODING. Navotas continues to find solutions to persistent flooding. Photo by Rappler/John Javellana

TIMELINE: The Camanava flood control project

Mar 27, 2013 - 2:28 PM

Based on its original deadline the project was supposed to have been completed by 2007

Muzon Floodgate. Jun Sanchez/Wikimapia.