6 months MMDA officials got dressing down from lawmakers MB
By Charissa Luci-Atienza Officials of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) got a dressing down from the lawmakers over their failure to fully address the garbage problem in Metro Manila despite the huge budget given to them. Winston “Winnie” Castelo (Facebook/ MANILA BULLETIN) Quezon City Rep. Winston “Winnie” Castelo, chairman of the House Committee on Metro Manila Development, zeroed in the failure of the MMDA to take the lead in implementing Republic Act 9003 or the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000. During the panel meeting, Engineer Emilio Llavor of the MMDA Planning and Design Division disclosed to the ... more