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2016 Elections: Local candidates in Marikina


Here are the list of candidates for the May 2016 Local elections here in Marikina City.

2016 Elections: Marikina City

2016 Elections: Marikina City

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Marikina Valley Fault: Marikina Barangays on the path of destruction


This is part two of our coverage on the Valley Fault System – more commonly known as Marikina Valley Fault.  We’ve previously discussed about about what it is (correcting the myths) and the destruction that it might bring.

Phivolcs: Valley Fault System Atlas

Phivolcs: Valley Fault System Atlas

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) recently released the Valley Fault System Atlas. Its contains the result of years of study by the agency which provides detailed information about the VFS through maps of varying scales. I’ve provided a link below where you can download a copy of the VFS Atlas.
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Price Freeze of Basic Commodities in Marikina


With the declaration of State of Calamity (SOC) here in Marikina City due to Typhoon Mario, no adjustments of prices of basic commodities will be allowed.

Prices of Basic Commodities in Marikina

Prices of Basic Commodities in Marikina

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Marikina Events: 2nd International River Summit


Marikina City will host the 2nd International River Summit, a three-day global event enjoining all the world’s most important river stakeholders to take the serious challenge on integrating our rivers into the quality of life.

marikina river ilog

marikina river ilog

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Marikina River during Typhoon Luis 2014


Here are some photos of Marikina River at around 7:00AM today while Typhoon Luis (Kalmaegi) was traversing Northern Luzon and brought rains in Metro Manila (Marikina) and nearby cities and towns.

Marikina River - Sto Nino Bridge

Marikina River – Sto Nino Bridge

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Dams affecting Marikina River


Every time there is a threat of heavy rains and flooding, we hear or read messages from social media that a certain dam will release water and make the Marikina River swell and bring floods or flash floods to Marikina and nearby areas.

Dams affecting  Marikina

Dams affecting Marikina

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