flooding in Metro Manila - updates

Rappler's latest stories on flooding in Metro Manila


LOOK: Thousands spend weekend in evacuation centers

Aug 12, 2018 - 1:16 PM

If you want to know how you can help, check our list of relief operations for those affected by the widespread flooding

LINING UP FOR FOOD. Families and individuals line up for food at the Mabuhay Basketball Court in Tatalon, Quezon City as 4 to 5 meter-high flood waters inundate their homes due to heavy rains caused by the southwest monsoon. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

LOOK: Heavy rain floods Metro Manila, Rizal

Aug 11, 2018 - 2:12 PM

(7th UPDATE) Tropical Storm Karding has left the Philippine Area of Responsibility but continues to enhance the southwest monsoon or habagat

FLOOD. Heavy downpour pounds Quezon City on August 11, 2018. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Flash floods hit Metro Manila

Jun 21, 2018 - 8:00 PM

A thunderstorm brings heavy rain on Thursday, June 21, triggering flash floods

Photo courtesy of Rejinel Valencia

NEDA committee approves Mindanao flood control infra, Metro Manila bridges

Mar 13, 2018 - 6:55 PM

These projects, which will be elevated to the NEDA Board for confirmation, are estimated to cost a total of P66.57 billion

#FloodPH Alert: Flooded areas in Metro Manila on September 12

Sep 12, 2017 - 9:38 AM

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Managing waste, mitigating floods: The case of Malabon

Sep 09, 2017 - 11:49 AM

Garbage remains a main concern in the city s flood mitigation efforts but the successful waste management initiative of one barangay may serve as a model

BRAVING THE FLOODS. An elementary student rides on a boat with her relatives as she went home from school at the Artex Compound in Malabon City, Manila on June 5, 2013. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

#FloodPH alert: Thunderstorms affect Metro Manila, nearby provinces

Sep 10, 2015 - 5:00 PM

All are advised to take precautionary measures against heavy rains strong winds lightning and possible flash floods

Aquino urges public cooperation in NCR flood management plan

Aug 28, 2015 - 10:32 AM

President Benigno Aquino III makes the appeal shortly after Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson presented to him a comprehensive complete and clear flood management master plan for Metro Manila

FLOOD ALERT. Residents cross the flood water due to west monsoon rain in Barangay Holy Spirit in Quezon City. File photo by Joel Liporada

Flood control projects unfinished for rainy season – DPWH

Jun 22, 2015 - 5:41 PM

A Maynilad water pipe lies directly in the DPWH drainage system while 9 waterways are still obstructed by informal settlers

FLASH FLOOD. Schools in Metro Manila suspends classes due to heavy rain on Thursday, June 13. Photo by Roy Lagarde

DPWH, MMDA working on flood control projects – Palace

Jun 21, 2015 - 2:21 PM

As the rainy season nears Malacañang gives assurances that Metro Manila s flood control projects are ongoing

HEAVY FLOODING. The rainy season is expected to bring heavy flooding in Metro Manila and surrounding areas. File photo by Rappler

DILG removes 4,400 families from danger zones

May 10, 2014 - 5:55 PM

An estimated number of 60 000 families reside along Manila s creeks and waterways

DPWH launches P351-B Metro Manila flood management plan

May 09, 2014 - 5:26 PM

The plan covers Metro Manila and surrounding places including Laguna

How do you solve the metro's flood problem?

Sep 11, 2013 - 8:30 AM

A multi billion peso flood management master plan for Metro Manila and surrounding areas provides a glimmer of hope

More than 1-M battle floods; 20 dead

Aug 08, 2012 - 4:22 PM

Neck deep waters continue to trap slum dwellers and the wealthy elite

PHOTOS: PH capital, nearby cities at a standstill in floods

Aug 07, 2012 - 2:40 PM

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Rainfall brings flooding to Metro Manila and its environs

Rescue operations on in flooded Metro

Aug 07, 2012 - 10:17 AM

The MMDA conducts rescue operations as parts of Metro Manila remain flooded