7 months DPWH starts taking down illegal campaign materials MB
By Betheena Kae Unite More than a thousand campaign materials in Northern Mindanao that were installed within the government’s road right-of-way have been dismantled, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said Thursday. According to Secretary Mark Villar, the task force has started removing campaign materials tagged as road right-of-way encroachments in national highways in other parts of the country. “We have already started removing obstructive materials in the provinces across the country while the task force in Metro Manila started the program Friday, February 28,” Villar said. Under Presidential Decree No. 1096 or the National Building Code of ... more