Gov’t urged to focus on urban renewal, not on bay reclamation

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2019 21:30:58 +0000

Gov’t urged to focus on urban renewal, not on bay reclamation

Instead of reclaiming parts of Manila Bay, the government should shift its efforts to urban renewal and proper land use in Metro Manila

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Bay reclamation to worsen floods in Manila, provinces

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 21:04:05 +0000

Implementing the planned reclamation activities on Manila Bay would not only worsen flooding in Manila, but also inundate coastal villages in the provinces of Bulacan, Pampanga and Cavite, a maritime law expert said on Tuesday.

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Gov’t processing 22 Manila Bay reclamation projects

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 21:03:18 +0000

Gov’t processing 22 Manila Bay reclamation projects

A total of 22 reclamation projects are planned along Manila Bay that will affect — and likely pollute — a 22,000-hectare area of the body of water, an official of the Philippine Reclamation Authority (PRA) admitted to lawmakers on Monday.

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PRA defends 22 Manila Bay reclamation projects

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 06:25:29 +0000

The Philippine Reclamation Authority (PRA) defended on Monday the 22 pending reclamation applications in the Manila Bay area.

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‘Manila Bay reclamation projects to generate income for gov’t, generate jobs’

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 07:56:11 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – Possible reclamation projects in Manila Bay would generate income for the government and would benefit the public, Malacañang said Thursday.

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