Marikina History: Marikina Became part of Metro Manila


On November 7, 1975, by Virtue of PRESIDENTIAL DECREE No. 824, Marikina was detached from Rizal and became part of  the newly created Metropolitan Manila.

from pinoykollektor.blogspot.com

from pinoykollektor.blogspot.com

Section 2. Territorial Jurisdiction. The Commission shall have jurisdiction over the cities of Manila, Quezon, Pasay and Caloocan and the municipalities of Makati, Mandaluyong, San Juan, Las Piñas, Malabon, Navotas, Pasig, Pateros, Parañaque, Marikina, Muntinlupa, and Taguig in the province of Rizal; and the municipality of Valenzuela, in the province of Bulacan, all of which together shall henceforth be known as Metropolitan Manila. – Source

One thought on “Marikina History: Marikina Became part of Metro Manila

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s