Metro Manila water woes: Years of policy logjam lead to dry taps

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Sat, 23 Mar 2019 23:22:26 +0000

Metro Manila water woes: Years of policy logjam lead to dry taps

In 1979, the administration of dictator Ferdinand Marcos began planning for the construction of Laiban Dam in Tanay, Rizal province. That’s because planners were already worried about Metro Manila’s dependence on the 1960s-era Angat Dam for 95 percent of its drinking water.

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Duterte order to get more water from Angat not doable–MWSS

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 21:30:48 +0000

Duterte order to get more water from Angat not doable–MWSS

President Duterte on Friday ordered the release of more water from Angat Dam to alleviate the water crisis in Metro Manila

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