Water rationing in Zambo continues despite frequent rains

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews / 30 Apr) – The Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD) will continue to enforce the rationing scheme as the water elevation at its source remains unstable despite… »

Rain catchment systems might improve Davao’s water supply – councilor

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 18 March) – Councilor Leonardo Avila III said the proper implementation of the rain catchment ordinance might improve the water supply in areas with low water… »

Water Problem

A Dulangan Manobo man and his daughter wash themselves of forest trail mud on Monday (25 August 2014) in Sitio Tudog, Barangay Bugso in Sen. Ninoy Aquino, Sultan Kudarat. One… »

Group wants hydropower plant builder to observe watershed code

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 4 June) – Any action on a proposed power generation project should consider its effects on the city’s drinking water supply and environmental laws, an official… »

Villar’s water firm pours in P742M investments at Zamboecozone

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews / 22 April) – The PrimeWater Infrastructure Corporation (PIC), owned by the family of former Senator Manny Villar and one of the country’s premier specialist water utility… »

Bukidnon town council seeks probe on “missing” P10.7-M water loan

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/06 April) —   The town council of Malitbog, Bukidnon has passed a resolution seeking a probe on a P10.7 million loan that appeared to have been obtained by… »

Davao gov’t compels water utility to ensure supply

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/14 March)– The city government has compelled the Davao City Water District (DCWD) to ensure that its services will not be interrupted even when there is a power… »

More towns, villages in Region 12 to get potable water project

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 20 June) – Twenty-four more “waterless” municipalities and villages in Region 12 are set to receive financial grants for the construction and development of potable… »

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