Drainage masterplan drafting gets stuck in bureaucracy

The city government’s vow to address the problematic drainage system which had been the cause of severe flooding during the recent storms is yet to take off, even as an appropriation had been set aside for the completion and finalization of a drainage system masterplan.

Aborlan declares state of calamity

The municipality of Aborlan declared a state of calamity Friday following widespread flooding brought by the two consecutive typhoons that…

The politics of sewage

The fact is that there was no viable storm drainage system in place in Puerto Princesa City when Urduja dumped…